faith, prayer, spirituality, finding your purpose

faith. prayer. and a little bit of holy mischief.


And Welcome.

I’m a renegade Executive Pastor and a professional Holy Mischief Maker helping others to engage in the mysterious disruption of love in action. It is my deepest desire to collaborate with others to become all that God created and calls us to be while we transform the world.

faith, prayer, holy mischief

What does your fridge say about you?

By skarafanda | Sep 13, 2021

“The best thing of all is God is with us. -John Wesley

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cross, prayer, faith, remember

Ever after.

By skarafanda | Sep 10, 2021

“Love is love. You can’t fight it, and even if you do, it will always win.”
― Shanora Williams, 100 Proof

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faith, prayer, holy mischief

What I think God was trying to tell me.

By skarafanda | Aug 30, 2021

“It is good to love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is well done.” -Van Gogh

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Holy Mischief on the Compass Podcast

August 1, 2021 |

Reverend Shannon Karafanda shares #HolyMischief, a movement inspiring acts of disruption based in love. It seems that the more kindness we show towards others, the more connected we feel towards…

Tuesday Talks with Jason Stanley

July 20, 2021 |

A conversation with Rev, Jason C.  Stanley about Holy Mischief. Jason is Ordained as a deacon in the Virginia Conference. Jason’s ministry has a foundation of connecting the needs of…

Digital Movements

July 13, 2021 |

Starting a Digital Movement I share the story behind #holymischief-a digital movement of spiritual disruption. In exploring this story, we see how we can utilize digital connections to empower others…

The Heart of a Poet

March 15, 2021 |

Poetry as Holy Mischief An interview with Miram Lo about her spiritual practice of writing poetry and her multi-cultural perspective of Christianity. Miriam Wei Wei Lo Insta: @miriamweiweilo web:…

Latinx: a conversation with Rev. Nelson Furtado

January 31, 2021 |

Latinx A conversation about racial relations from a Latinx perspective. Nelson is a pastor at Griffin First United Methodist church​ He is originally from Brazil. His perspective of race…

Ordinary Holy Mischief

November 6, 2020 |

Holiness is all around us. An interview with Robin Hagen (author of and Shannon Karafanda ( When we look at the world on ordinary days, we can still see…

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