tender faith stories, handle with care.

**NOTE: my blog is all messed up right now due to needing to reload everything after an annoying hack. i hope to have it back to normal & looking pretty again by the end of the day saturday. all of the content’s here; it just looks weird // Can you say “vulnerability hangover?” Brene Brown talks about them and at …

busy blog.

Sometimes I don’t blog much here, but I’ve got other posts floating around in various places. I usually always write them at totally different times but then they all hit at the same time, which is kind of weird.  This past week was one of those weeks! Here are some posts out and about that you might want to check …

shame, systems, and spiritual abuse.

I have been fringe-following the whole Mark Driscoll thing for years.  In fact, over 8 years ago when we were starting The Refuge, some random person told my partner-in-this-crazy-endeavor about the Acts 29 Network and that “we should consider joining because they might have planting money for us.” He had no idea what Acts 29 was and neither did I. …