Before Grace from The Pioneer Issue

“We sit down together to say grace, give thanks or appreciate - regardless of religious or non-religious affiliation - because something in the human spirit recognizes good and recognizes that the good in life deserves a proclamation of gratitude. But before the moment we bow our heads or look to the heavens, hold hands and close our eyes, there’s a moment of anticipation. Our hearts get a little flustered, a little extra full when it comes time for grace. It’s in that moment of overwhelming contentment and peace we see just how abundant grace truly is in our life. We are truly present and can feel just a glimpse of eternity.”

Read more and see more in The Pioneer Issue now on news stands. 

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