GCS News

GCS News

The latest news and posts from around Grace Community School.

Jay Blogs – Gratefulness in Grief

Jay Blogs – Gratefulness in Grief

I was reading a book lately that discussed a research project previously unknown to me called the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACE).  The study asked participants, who were mostly from middle and upper middle class families, whether they had experienced any of...

Jay Blogs – Gratefulness through Unity

Jay Blogs – Gratefulness through Unity

Do you almost always order the same thing on the menu every time you go to a given restaurant? Or, when you attend a weekly meeting, do you always sit in the same spot? What about people? Do you tend to hang out with or be attracted to people who look like you, think...

Grace Hosts Christian College Fair

Grace Hosts Christian College Fair

Many of the top Christian colleges and universities in North America will be represented at the Christian College Fair on Tuesday, September 24th, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Grace High School. The fair is FREE, open to the public, and will include financial aid...

Jay Blogs – Gratefulness Through Giving

Jay Blogs – Gratefulness Through Giving

As you know, our school theme this year is “Growing in Gratefulness.” As I said last week, gratefulness is, for the most part, a spiritual discipline, like prayer and Bible study. Cultivating gratefulness takes time and energy at first, but over time it becomes part...

Jay Blogs – Growing in Gratefulness

Jay Blogs – Growing in Gratefulness

The week before school began, at Meet the Cougars, a new high school student approached me. This young man had been away from Grace for a couple of years, and was now returning. He approached me, enthusiastically shook my hand, and thanked me for helping him return....

Jay Blogs – A Letter to Me

Jay Blogs – A Letter to Me

It’s been my joy and privilege to be your head of school for 16 years now. For 18 years, I’ve walked alongside you as a school parent: sitting beside you at football games, clapping proudly with you as our children played the recorder in the spring music festival, and...

Online Auction

Online Auction

The Grace annual online auction opens Thursday, August 8th at 7:00 PM and ends Friday, August 23rd at 10:00 PM.  Bid on exclusive experiences like principal for a day, join the drum line, reserved parking, and much more. Click here to bid now!

Fall Spirit Wear

Fall Spirit Wear

The spirit wear sale is underway! To order your new Grace gear, click here. The deadline to order is August 9th. If you have any questions, please email Kaylee Loftis at kaylee.loftis@gracetyler.org