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Around the World in 30 Years

by Kim Patton • July 15, 2019

My 30th birthday is coming up in a few days and I wanted to celebrate the places my feet have landed in the past thirty years. My reflections uncovered memories across three continents, multiple countries, and dozens of cities; a mixture of ordinary and eclectic, hometowns and once-in-a-lifetime excursions. One thing I have learned is […]


Far From Home

by Kim Patton • May 20, 2019

I hang out with kids a lot these days. Whether I am teaching school-age kids in a classroom setting, mentoring girls, leading Children’s Church on Sunday morning or hanging out with friends that are mothers; I am not far from a gaggle of kids. I love holding a newborn baby after wrapping them in a burrito-swaddle. […]