What's Your Kara?

Posted on May 25, 2017

BY KATIE WENCLEWICZ, BLOGGER & GRACE ATTENDER While we have been learning so many great tips and hearing great messages throughout the series, #TheStruggleisReal, I believe that this past week was so impactful. First things first, how many of us would...

God's Sweet Grace & My Sweet Tooth

Posted on May 24, 2017

BY BETH BERTINO, SENIOR DIRECTOR OF HR & GRACE ATTENDER I had thought about doing the Whole30 program for a while before I finally said – ENOUGH! I am going to do it! When I heard that Grace was doing a health series, I knew this was the...

Healthier Habits = Healthier Soul

Posted on May 23, 2017

BY KATIE WENCLEWICZ, BLOGGER & GRACE ATTENDER I first want to start off by saying that I’ve never felt so supported and loved, Grace. Thank you for allowing me to share a struggle that I’m currently dealing with. The response and encouragement is what...

Honoring God By Getting Healthy

Posted on May 21, 2017

BY BROOKE CARNES, SMALL GROUPS FOR 2ND - 5TH GRADE AT 146TH STREET I grew up in the Midwest, where dinners had mashed potatoes slathered in gravy, and corn was the veggie of choice. In our house, we had to clean our plates and it was rude to not have...

A Smiling Face in the Cafe

Posted on May 20, 2017

BY KRISTEN RAVES, DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL COMMUNICATIONS We have a new Coordinator of the Café at our 146th Street campus. Let’s all welcome Claire Carlson to her new job! She might be new in her role, but she’s no stranger to Grace Church. In fact,...

The Influence that Makes You a Leader

Posted on May 18, 2017

BY DAVID BELL, PASTOR OF LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT Let’s talk about one of the many buzzwords of our culture: leaders.  Opportunities abound for leadership development. It’s the new trendy degree in academia and the hottest topic within...

Joy & Peace in Battle

Posted on May 17, 2017

BY ADRIANA HIATTT, GRACE ATTENDER Jesus is my rock and my Savior. He said that life isn't easy, but He conquered the world so I trust in Him. This means I cry to Him, I fight with Him, I put my insecurities on Him, etc. About Me I'm Brazilian....

I'm Growing

Posted on May 16, 2017

BY KEVIN MURRAY, GRACE ATTENDER & ELDER Growth happens when you step out of your comfort zone. Which may explain why I was yelling “I’M GROWING! This is crazy but I’M GROWWWWIIIIING!” as I careened down Sequatchie Mountain Road on my bicycle. It was...

She Can Do All Things

Posted on May 13, 2017

BY KRISTEN RAVES, DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL MEDIA   Welcome Amanda Congrove! You may recognize her from weekend worship or from being around Grace in multiple capacities. Now we are excited to introduce her as the new Director of Women's Ministries – Real...

Making Everything Beautiful in its Time

Posted on May 11, 2017

BY DANA RANDALL, TRIP TEAM MEMBER, EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP COACH Provision & Healing It’s amazing what our eyes can see and how our hearts are changed when we engage deeply over time.  It had been more than a year since I had visited...