Identity Series


Connection, Resiliency and Identity

Today’s post comes from my friend and Civitas Press writing sister, Kathy Escobar. She is co-pastor at The Refuge in Colorado and has authored several books, her most recent being Down We Go: Living Into the Wild Ways of Jesus. I love her passion, zest and smile.  Some dear friends adopted two boys from Ethiopia earlier […]


The Identity Liar

“Don’t believe anything Joy says.  She lies,” Mama would tell people throughout my childhood, whether they listened or not.  For Southern Baptists in the 1950’s and ‘60’s, what you did defined who you were.  Maybe that’s still true today.  I don’t know.  But it certainly was the “truth” then.  Good […]