Nate Solder, New York Giants offensive tackle, has decided to opt of the 2020 NLF season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He said that God’s help and guidance led him to the difficult decision in an announcement on social media last week. “My family and I have been praying, wrestling, and listening to God about […]
Last weekend I was excited to see ‘Saving Grace,’ TNT’s cop show starring Holly Hunter, back in my DVR queue–it meant a new season was beginning. The gritty stories and characters appealed to me from the very start, much to my initial surprise–I am not exactly the target audience for a show about a woman cop with a guardian angel.
For two seasons ‘Saving Grace’ has managed to not be heavy-handed about its religious themes. Earl (Grace’s guardian angel) is my least favorite part of the show–but his preaching hasn’t been too overwhelming, and it’s always offset by Holly Hunter’s fabulous acting, not to mention characters like her on-screen love interest, Ham, and her quirky Catholic friend Rhetta. The plots are often gripping and seamlessly weave the religious and spiritual in with the ordinary.
But I’m not ready to give up just yet! Holly Hunter is too riveting to write off this quickly. I’m hoping that ‘Saving Grace’ will manage to salvage itself before too long. And despite the premier, I am eagerly anticipating tonight’s new episode (Monday’s, TNT @10) and those that follow.