“Grace isn’t an excuse to stay in your sin. It’s the power to get out of it.” Kris Vallotton

Grace is the key concept throughout the bible and in the Christian faith. My favorite definition for it is: I couldn’t earn it and I don’t deserve it.

I deserved the punishment of hell, but God graciously bestowed on me the gift of His Son who suffered and paid the price for me. Knowing this causes me to seek to know just how to show grace to others.

Does this mean grace is only for disciples of Jesus?

No … grace and kindness are evident everywhere. While we can’t give salvation to other people, we can embody grace in word and deed through our responses, presence, keeping short accounts, saying thank you, leading others, taking interest in others and choosing to live a life of love and joy!

Let me know if you like these grace themed songs :

This 100th blogpost lines up with the 100th River Liffey swim in Dublin. The swimmers will need grace to get through that !

2 thoughts on “Grace

  1. Fantastic blog! Do you have any hints for aspiring writers?
    I’m hoping to start my own site soon but I’m a little lost on everything.
    Would you recommend starting with a free platform like WordPress
    or go for a paid option? There are so many
    options out there that I’m completely overwhelmed .. Any tips?
    Appreciate it!

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thank you! I’ve enjoyed using WordPress. Tips : write freeform every morning (3 pages) without judgement.
      Keep a journal. And, join a local writers group or an online community – Jeff Brown in Canada hosts a good online writing community. Best of luck !


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