Nancy Kay Grace

Seeing Grace Everyday

Deep in the Heart of Summer

Heart of Summer

The heart of summer draws many of us closer to our air conditioners. Temperatures rise, the grass crunches, and flowers shrivel if not watered daily.The joy of planting flowers in spring is replaced with the drudgery of lugging hoses to keep the blooms alive. Heat and humidity dissolve the ambitions of working outdoors. We wonder […]

Reflections on Freedom

Refections on Freedom

Freedom is a key component of life for us. I’m grateful for courage and battles fought during the Revolutionary War. George Washington and others persevered against the odds, facing hunger, disease and lack of supplies.Several years ago we visited Williamsburg and Yorktown, Virginia. I gained a new appreciation for the valiant bravery of the founders […]

Finding Encouragement and Hope in Psalm 1

Encouragent & Hope Psalm 1

Psalm 1 offers encouragement and hope for the person who finds joy in the Word of God.The Psalmist focuses on the imagery of the flourishing tree.The blessed person and the wicked are contrasted. The blessed person delights in the word of God, reflecting on it throughout the day and night. Thoughts of scripture guide this person, […]