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September 10, 2013
Time for a Savasana from Life
By Guest Blogger Cristen Wathen The task we must set for ourselves is not to...
September 06, 2013
Coming and Going
How confusing this must seem to small children, I was thinking the other day. To...
September 03, 2013
Is Life Truly a Cabaret?…”Blurred Lines” and a Hurting World
Guest Post by Cristen Wathen “It was the end of the world… and I was...
August 28, 2013
The Miracle Purse
I've said it before, I will say it again: I love church ladies. When I...
August 22, 2013
$*^! Jesus Says: The Lay Down Your Weapons Edition
"You have heard it said, the only thing that can stop a bad guy with...
August 15, 2013
Most Smartest and Sacred: Are Atheists Really Smarter than Us?
According to 63 studies conducted over the last 80-some years, Atheists are OFFICIALLY smarter than people...
August 13, 2013
The Conviction of Things Unseen: on Mystery Priests and Modern Miracles
The mystery priest came out of the closet. I mean...not that closet. But he came...
August 08, 2013
Happily Mostly After
Happily ever after is a lie. And no, I'm not having man problems. I don't hate...
August 07, 2013
Undeclared (The College Survival Edition)
This is a re-post from a couple years ago; for all y'all who are headed...
August 06, 2013
The Sacred Maybe
I have a boy who is almost 3, but he's been talking like 4 since...
August 01, 2013
5 years ago, my friends Mark and Kara said their vows on a beautiful beach...
July 30, 2013
The Missing Flag
So, I know this guy, and he's pretty amazing. I wish I could give you...
July 26, 2013
Parking, Free for All (?)
My church shares space with a secular preschool. It is a WONDERFUl school. As far as I know,...
July 23, 2013
Birth and Death; Royal and Real
The paparazzi camps outside the hospital, around the palace, near the home… clammoring for an...
July 19, 2013
@Double Prints, and Other #redundantstuff
There's this cabinet in my house. It's supposed to be a hallway linen closet, but...
July 10, 2013
An Existential Yard Sale
Ugh. It is no secret that ‘moving’ consistently appears in the category of ‘most stressful...
July 05, 2013
Turning the Page: A (belated) Summer Reading List
I just read a book called The Orchardist that Amazon reader reviews assured me was wonderful!...
July 02, 2013
Practicing What We Preach: Why Your Church Needs a Family Leave Policy
When the Christian Church, Disciples of Christ gathers in Orlando this month for its General...
June 26, 2013
Rejoicing in Truth
So...this happened today. 1: FINALLY. 2: Seriously, 5-4? How is this still a thing? 3: Can...
June 25, 2013
The One Where I Move to Kansas
When I first answered a call to ministry, I think I told the Lord something...
June 21, 2013
The New Normal
Guest Post by Cristen Wathen "The only normal people are the ones you don’t know...
June 18, 2013
What’s the Point of Church?
We might not see it all the time, but I know that the church is...
June 12, 2013
The Other Side of Your Wedding Day: Stuff the Preacher’s Not Telling You
My friends over at HerKentucky are doing a special series during the month of June...
June 06, 2013
Freedom Within, Freedom Without
As is so often the case... I was late to the party. The virtual wake...
June 04, 2013
Designers of the 'Ark Encounter' theme park in Hebron, Kentucky want park-goers to have an authentic...
June 01, 2013
On Enjoying the Show
I remember when dance recital week was the busiest/most stressful week of the year. I...
May 29, 2013
It's fixin to be June in Phoenix. Lord help us... Some of you know that...
May 26, 2013
Nine years ago—this weekend exactly—I was ordained to Christian ministry. I remember a few things...
May 21, 2013
Joy in the Morning. Again.
Dear God, What the hell…?? Thanks in advance for your quick reply....
May 17, 2013
The Gospel of Dunder Mifflin
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