GCS News

GCS News

The latest news and posts from around Grace Community School.
Jay Blogs – Curious Minds

Jay Blogs – Curious Minds

Curiosity may kill cats, but it breathes life into human beings. One of the greatest virtues we can cultivate in our children is curiosity. Curiosity is key to being a great student. There are, of course, pragmatic learners, those who say, “I don’t really care to...

Jay Blogs – On Suffering

Jay Blogs – On Suffering

The most challenging question in humanity, certainly of our faith, is “Why is there suffering in the world?” I’ve come to learn that this is the right question. For Christians, the wrong question is “Why do good people suffer?” Thinking of the question that way...

The Rette Revue

The Rette Revue

The Rette Revue: The Art of Dance was a great success! The night highlighted a fantastic year for the Cougarettes and closed a chapter for a few of the girls as they prepare for graduation. To view more of the photos of the evening, click here.

Jay Blogs – A Bright Sadness

Jay Blogs – A Bright Sadness

I was a cradle Episcopalian, christened as a child, confirmed in middle school, and faithfully attending the Church of England in America until I was in my early 20s. Practices like liturgy and following the Church calendar were old hat to me. After a dry season of...

Jay Blogs – A Generation of Hope

Jay Blogs – A Generation of Hope

This week, I had the opportunity to attend an extraordinary conference of Christian educators from all over the world.  Leaders involved in Christian schooling from Europe, Asia, Africa, North and South America gathered in San Diego to encourage each other and discuss...

DBU Holds Eighth Annual Christian Leadership Summit

DBU Holds Eighth Annual Christian Leadership Summit

"On Saturday, February 5th, Dallas Baptist University's Gary Cook School of Leadership hosted the eighth annual Christian Leadership Summit on campus. The summit aims to honor, educate, encourage, and strengthen current leaders at DBU, as well as invite those seeking...

Jay Blogs – The Father and the Beloved

Jay Blogs – The Father and the Beloved

It’s funny how the Lord takes His own sweet time in revealing things to us that we feel like we should have learned a long time ago.  The way I viewed God, and how that perspective affected the way I viewed myself and interacted with Him, was one of those things for...

Grace PTF – Teacher Appreciation Week!

Grace PTF – Teacher Appreciation Week!

We are looking forward to continuing the celebration of our GCS Staff “Super Heroes” from Monday, February 28th to Friday, March 4th.  We hope you and your students will get involved and help us bless our teachers.

Why We Love Grace – The Putman Family

Why We Love Grace – The Putman Family

"Jacob: Grace helped me to see that my faith has an impact on every area of my life – from academics to my participation in sports to my social life, and more. I recognize and still appreciate the way Grace taught me to view the world. Rachael: Through academics and...

Jay Blogs – Come to the Table

Jay Blogs – Come to the Table

There is a sacred space in your home, potentially as important to the spiritual, emotional, and physical health of your family as your local church.  It is your table. “The table is the place of intimacy,” Henri Nouwen says, “the place where we discover each other,”...