Nancy Kay Grace

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Redemption In a Manger

Redemption in a Manger

Christmas brings the redemption of many things. For one, the boxed Christmas tree is spread out, fluffed and decorated with lights and ornaments. The once smashed tree is transformed into a beautiful symbol of the season.Redemption is the act of making something better or more acceptable. Hope, peace, love, and joy are once again renewed in […]

Hope in the Waiting

Hope in the waiting

As a child, I remember my eagerness of waiting for Christmas. My parents put up the live tree late in the month. Glass ornaments and thin strands of crinkly tinsel hung on the branches; the pine scent filled the air. Mom covered the front door with shiny gold wrapping paper and attached a bow, making it […]

How are You Preparing for Christmas?

How are you preparing for Christmas?

Christmas is fast approaching; the simple thought can stir up anxiety from considering all the tasks involved in preparing for this major holiday. December can be one big headache if we let preparations overwhelm us.The Lord knows the motives of our hearts in preparing for Christmas.How are you preparing your heart this Advent season? Here […]