Sabbath for this year and beyond

Learn techniques for keeping sabbath in a productivity-obsessed world for the new year and beyond.
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A mother’s wisdom 

A mother’s wisdom 

The Rev. Ralen M. Robinson  “She opens her mouth with wisdom, and the teaching of kindness is on her tongue.” (Proverbs 31:26) Her arms are outstretched, always ready to embrace me from the harsh world. Her mouth is upturned in a smile, greeting me. Her voice flows...

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Five steps for creating rest in a world of busyness

By Dr. Crystal L. Hall
This article offers five steps with accompanying biblical principles for creating rest in a world of busyness. MORE ›

Boldcafe Podcast

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Boldcafe Monthly Dinner

Join Boldcafe writers + friends for conversation and dinner! Once a month we meet with some of our popular writers to talk about our favorite articles and more! Bring your own dinner (B.Y.O.D) and sign up via Zoom. Signature cocktail/mocktail recipe included. MORE ›

Boldcafe dinner invite

Join Boldcafe writers + friends for conversation and dinner, Thursday, February 1 @ 7 p.m. (CDT)!

Once a month we meet with some of our popular writers to talk about our favorite articles and more! Bring your own dinner (B.Y.O.D) and sign up via Zoom.

The Rev. Ralen M. Robinson will host our conversation and lead our discussion about finding God in desolate places during Lent. Join us!

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Listen to our podcast

Every month we offer a podcast version of one of the articles. Listen to, “Advent: A season of illumination,” written by the Rev. Emily Carson from the December 2019 issue. You can listen here or get it from iTunes. MORE

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