becoming better human beings

By Kathy Escobar / November 11, 2011 / 21 Comments

in the first few years of the refuge there were days when i really just wanted to throw in the towel.  i often wonder why in the $*!^$&!(!)# i care […]

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little pockets of freedom.

By Kathy Escobar / October 18, 2011 / 12 Comments

we’ve been talking a lot about wounds from the church at the refuge in preparation for our walking wounded gathering, which is this upcoming weekend in denver.  i am really […]

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5 years. 5 years? 5 years!

By Kathy Escobar / April 18, 2011 / 18 Comments

this past weekend the refuge celebrated our 5 year birthday.  it’s really hard to believe that over 5 years have really passed.  when we first started, as so many of […]

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because sometimes we forget

By Kathy Escobar / January 28, 2011 / 10 Comments

i always say that i think faith community–whatever form it takes–should be a place to practice loving and being loved by God, others, and ourselves.  these things don’t come naturally […]

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gratitude heals

By Kathy Escobar / January 20, 2011 / 7 Comments

* i wrote this post in november 2009 for the refuge blog.  last night at our house of refuge, my friend shared how gratitude helps her connect with God.  it […]

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