Posts about Unite, Build, Live

Keeping Kinship Keeping Kinship

Posted by Guest Blogger on November 1, 2018 in Faith, Friendship, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

Our phones these days hold many clues about our lives. But the simple group text in my messages labeled BFFs tells you nothing of the foundation of love that led to its treasured existence. There are three of us closely connected, and we couldn’t tell you how exactly it happened if you asked. We didn’t […]

(Dis)connecting Women (Dis)connecting Women

Posted by Dalene Reyburn on October 25, 2018 in Community, Contributing Author, Faith, Unite, Build, Live

‘Just come on Friday afternoon with your kids. We’ll be there. Pull in!’ The ‘there’ was my house. I was overhearing my friend Carin inviting another mom, and her kids, to a mass play date that I’d be hosting. Later Carin half-laughed, half-apologized, because Gosh, she said, what was I thinking? It’s not my place […]

A Seat at the Table A Seat at the Table

Posted by Guest Blogger on October 4, 2018 in Friendship, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

If I were to start at the end rather than the beginning I would tell you that there was never an avocado. If I were to start at the beginning I would tell you that every few months some of my closest friends and I gather around the table to cook, eat, pray, connect and […]

Beautifully Restored Beautifully Restored

Posted by Guest Blogger on September 20, 2018 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

What comes to mind when you hear the word restore or restoration? For me, I often see something that is dying (i.e. a plant or flower) and then in an instant it is brought to life again. When I think about being restored, I picture an old neglected and dilapidated house; a house that sits […]

Waiting in Hope Waiting in Hope

Posted by Guest Blogger on September 13, 2018 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Unite, Build, Live

To be honest, I am not a very patient person. Waiting for my coffee in the morning drive-through line can be near torturous. I have come to realize that patience is a trait that needs constant practice. Through this practice I’ve discovered how hope can support patience, especially when when it comes to having a […]