Tagged: christianity

I’m Not Racist, but…

I have gone through 3 stages of racism: Stage 1- “I’m not racist, but….” My elementary school, middle school, high school and college were all overwhelmingly white. Each school taught almost exclusively white history. The churches my family attended were either completely white, or almost completely white. When I went...

The Rules

The Rules

I’ve been going through the New Testament lately and picked up on a theme I had never really paid attention to before.  It goes like this- Jesus and the disciples go out and pick food on Sunday Pharisees (Christians) shout – THE RULES SAY YOU CAN’T DO THAT Jesus says-...

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

So I wrote this on giving Tuesday about my favorite nonprofit- Raincatchers and how my dad started it- and I’m not sure if I ever shared it here- so sorry not sorry if I already did   I remember hearing the story of how my dad got started in Haiti...

Kids in church 

For the last year, Steve and I spent a lot of time talking, reading and praying about church. What should it look like? How should the music sound? Where should kids go?  We found a church in Asheville. It’s so different from the churches we have been part of for...