Goodbye, Church (part 2)

By Nikole / March 26, 2018 / 4 Comments

This past Fall I started seminary full-time. Being a recovering christian, it’s kind of ironic, isn’t it? (To see the irony, read intro, part 1, part 3, and part 4 of this mini-series) When I was looking at what classes to take this Fall, I saw a class titled “Interpretation as Resistance:…

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The Gift of Vulnerability / Preggo Update (11 weeks)

By Nikole / February 26, 2015 / 4 Comments

Wow, people… we have been truly amazed at all the love and support you guys have shown us in the past two weeks. In the weeks leading up to our big announcement, I was bursting to tell everyone and yet felt I couldn’t because I was afraid I would say…

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A Request for Help

By Nikole / January 27, 2015 / 0 Comments

Hey guys. We are in need of some help. As many of you know, John started a carpet cleaning business a year ago this month, and we are in the midst of what most new businesses go through: a time of drought. Winter is the slowest season for carpet cleaning…

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A Tribute to my Mother-in-law

By Nikole / August 5, 2014 / 2 Comments

One of the ways we are preparing for our baby’s adoption is by getting a bigger car. Our (awesome, well-loved, cool-color) Saturn Vue was no longer an option for us as we prepare to put a third car seat in our vehicle. So we put our car up for sale…

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