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Ariel Bovat

Podcasts
March 4, 2018

A Rebuttal to a Professor Guilty of White Guilt

Recently, Darrell and Virgil, on their podcast Just Thinking Me, part of the B.A.R Podcast Network, responded to Carolyn Helsel 's article, published on Religion News Service. The recently posted article titled, 9 Ways to be a Better White Person, immediately…
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Counseling
February 22, 2018

Sexual Abuse, Brain Changes and the Gospel

Years ago, when I worked at a crisis center for children, a five-year-old girl was brought in after being removed from her home due to allegations of sexual abuse at the hands of her caregivers, specifically, her mother’s boyfriend. Within…
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Podcasts
February 19, 2018

Singleness and Marriage – The Other Conversation

Lisa and Ariel got together on Valentines Day and talked about Singleness and Marriage. What you will always get with these two is real-ness, authenticity and transparency all through a Biblical framework. The beauty of two women secure in their…
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ChurchTheology
February 14, 2018

To Lent or Not to Lent: A Family Journey

2018 Update: I wrote much of this blog post in 2014 when we were members of an Acts 29 church back in Bellingham, Washington. Currently, we are in San Diego and now part of an SBC church that does not…
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Podcasts
January 14, 2018

Self Care, Women and the Gospel

  Episode 2: Lisa and Ariel discuss the topic of self care after coming across a recirculated article on Facebook, This Is What Self Care Really Means, Because It's Not All Salt Bath's And Chocolate Cake, written by Brianna Wiest,…
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ChurchEthnicity/Culture
January 5, 2018

The Hispanic/Latino challenge and what it means to be reformed

  Seven years ago, when God lead me to the doctrines of reformed theology, I stumbled upon this article written by C.A Sandoval for the Modern Reformation, which is now the White Horse Inn. Sandoval is currently a church plant…
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Podcasts
December 31, 2017

Why Us?

Kaleoscope brings you a new podcast by our editors, Ariel and Lisa. Please check out our intro episode. Here we introduce who we are and why we are venturing into the world of podcasting. We also talk about what our…
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ChurchCurrent EventsEthnicity/CultureHistory
December 28, 2017

defining evangelicalism- what it really means

It seems that there is a bit of confusion when it comes to the word evangelical. Is it an old word with a modern political context?  Should those that follow Christ throw in the towel when it comes to whether…
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ChurchCurrent EventsEthnicity/Culture
December 21, 2017

Evangelicalism: To divorce or not to divorce?

Hot button issue of the moment: Evangelical. Evangelicalism…specifically “white evangelicalism”. About a year into my newly redeemed life, I asked this of our pastor, “what exactly is an evangelical and am I one?” One of the benefits of getting saved…
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