its all one big fat paradox.

kathyescobar advent & lent, healing, incarnational, the fam 7 Comments

We’re smack in the middle of Advent and I haven’t written anything since Thanksgiving week. That’s because the day after Thanksgiving we found out that my dad was diagnosed with terminal cancer. Since then, we were able to move him to Colorado to spend this last season of life with us in our home surrounded by kids and dogs and Escobar chaos. We are so grateful. Really, things are pretty sweet around here. He is getting settled in and has care coming in. The Refuge community …

paradox

kathyescobar healing, spiritual formation, the refuge 9 Comments

“ a paradox is something that appears to be a contradiction, but from another perspective is not a contradiction at all.  you and i are living paradoxes, and therefore must be prepared to see ourselves in all our reality.  if you can hold and forgive the contradictions within yourself, you can normally do it everywhere else too” – richard rohr * * * * *   i go through little kicks now and then with certain writers & right now richard rohr is at the top …