Tag Archives: community

the way of tea and justice

I have to confess something: I’ve always been a coffee girl. Give me mug brimming with a fresh pour-over (hold the cream and sugar), and I’ll give you a hug and a coffee-stained grin. Coffee. It’s kind of my thing. … Continue reading

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31 days of living free: make room for grace

As I mentioned yesterday, this week I’m exploring what it looks like to live free at home. I want our home to be a deep exhale on a cold winter’s day. I want it to be the type of space where … Continue reading

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if i wrote a novel

Today marks the start of a new month, and really, a new season. Blogging can feel like a vacuum. It’s easy to forget there are real people behind the keyboards, real hearts behind the screens. I try to be genuine and … Continue reading

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when you want to throw in the towel

Some mornings are tougher than others. Some days are more exhausting than others. Some weeks are more trying than others. Some entire seasons of life are more challenging than you’ve ever imagined. Parenting little children is not for the faint … Continue reading

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if god is real, then what?

If I really believe God is who he says he is, then what does that mean? How does that affect the way I schedule my day, the way I interact with others, the way I raise my children, the way … Continue reading

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simplifying our addiction to stuff

This post about living simply was written by our good friend Derek. The way he lives his life inspires and encourages us to take steps toward simplifying and living more relationally. In a time when Christian leaders are building multi-million dollar, … Continue reading

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an introvert's thoughts on home + church + community + all of the things

[My good friend Jeremy is a gentleman and a scholar, and an introvert. I’m thrilled that he’s sharing his words here in a guest post on being an introverted Christian.] 31 Days of Living the Kingdom at Home. How perfect … Continue reading

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