Ruth Chou Simons

Ruth Chou Simons

Ruth Chou Simons Bestselling and award-winning author of several books —including GraceLaced, Beholding and Becoming, and Foundations. She is an artist, entrepreneur, and speaker, using each of these platforms to spiritually sow the Word of God into people’s hearts. Through her online shoppe at GraceLaced.com and her social media community, Simons shares her journey of God’s grace intersecting daily life with word and art. Ruth and her husband, Troy, are grateful parents to six boys–their greatest adventure.

GraceLaced Co is an art and lifestyle brand that exists to adorn the gospel through collectible, meaningful, and truth-filled products based on the written and painted work of its founder, author, and artist, Ruth Chou Simons. Born as a blog in 2007 from a simple desire to find God’s grace laced through everyday life, GraceLaced Co. launched in 2013 and quickly became a multi-faceted company rooted in ministry. GraceLaced has since grown to become a leader in inspirational art and a source of beauty and truth in Christian retail around the globe, all while remaining a small team of dedicated and creative men and women, led by Ruth and Troy Simons.

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Simons has discovered the truth: trying to keep people happy and prove our worth is exhausting---and futile! What we need is God's extravagant, merciful, undeserved grace. Sharing her personal story, biblical insights, and practical applications, teamed with her stunning original artwork, she leads us to the freedom of knowing that, in Christ, we are enough.

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  1. When Strivings Cease Study Guide with DVD
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  2. When Strivings Cease Study Guide: Replacing the Gospel of Self-Improvement with the Gospel of Life-Transforming Grace
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2022 GraceLaced Planner

  1. 2022 GraceLaced 12-Month PlannerThis product is part of our current Black Friday promotion
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    Harvest House Publishers / 2021 / Hardcover
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Live intentionally as you chronicle your days---and prioritize what matters most! Showcasing biblical artwork by Ruth Chou Simons, this elegant 8" x 10" engagement planner features a 12-month calendar (January through December 2022); 106 weekly pages; space to record your long-term goals, prayers, and milestones; gratitude checklists; and more. 176 pages, hardcover with elastic band closure.

Bible Study:

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Be Transformed Artisan Bible

ESV Single Column Journaling Bible, Artist Series is a collection of journaling Bibles meant to celebrate the treasure of God's Word through the artistic talents of his people. This Bible features commissioned cover artwork designed by Christian artist Ruth Chou Simons.

She offers a visual entry point focused on Be Transformed.

Features: 7.5-point Lexicon type / Black-letter text / 2" ruled margins for writing / Cream-colored Bible paper / Ribbon marker / Smyth-sewn binding /Custom end sheet

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  1. GraceLaced Deluxe EditionThis product is part of our current Black Friday promotion
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    Ambassador International / 2020 / Hardcover
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    5 out of 5 stars for GraceLaced Deluxe Edition. View reviews of this product. 6 Reviews Video
  2. GraceLaced: Discovering Timeless Truths Through Seasons of the Heart
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  3. Garden of Truth
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    Harvest House Publishers / 2018 / Hardcover
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  4. Foundations: 12 Biblical Truths to Shape a FamilyThis product is part of our current Black Friday promotion
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    Harvest House Publishers / 2020 / Hardcover
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    5 out of 5 stars for Foundations: 12 Biblical Truths to Shape a Family. View reviews of this product. 14 Reviews Video
  5. GraceLaced Journal
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    Harvest House Publishers / 2017 / Trade Paperback
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  6. Fields of JoyThis product is part of our current Black Friday promotion
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  7. GraceLaced Seasons: A Guided CompanionThis product is part of our current Black Friday promotion
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  8. Beholding and Becoming: The Art of Everyday WorshipThis product is part of our current Black Friday promotion
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    Harvest House Publishers / 2019 / Hardcover
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  10. The Well-Watered Woman: Rooted in Truth, Growing in Grace, Flourishing in Faith
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Just in time for Christmas!

  1. GraceLaced Christmas Wrapping Paper
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    Harvest House Publishers / 2021 / Other
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Add extra beauty to your Christmas gifts by wrapping them in lovely holiday artwork from Ruth Chou Simons. These high-quality prints are ideal for wrapping a thoughtful gift, sprucing up an empty wall, incorporating into your next art project, or turning into a backdrop for that perfect photo.

  • Artwork is inspired by the story of Jesus’s birth, as described in Luke 2:1-19
  • 12 festive precut sheets of 18" x 24" paper
  • 12 matching sticker gift tags
  • For wrapping packages sized up to 9.5” x 12”
  • Packaged in a sturdy booklet
  • Perforated edge that ensures a perfect line every time
  • Sheets will remain smooth and unwrinkled until you tear them out

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Family:

You want your children to become disciples, obedient to Christ's commands, and fruitful in their faith. But there is no formula for raising godly kids. So where do you begin?

Best-selling authors Ruth and Troy Simons explore 12 key truths that will help you connect your sons' and daughters' hearts to God's. 192 pages, 6" x 8" hardcover from Harvest.

  1. Foundations

Meet the Authors

Troy and Ruth Simons

Troy Simons is a father to six boys and husband to author and speaker Ruth Chou Simons. He has an abiding passion for God’s Word and for discipling the next generation to live for Christ. After two decades of investing in full-time pastoral ministry, preaching, church planting, cofounding a classical school, where he served as headmaster, Troy now works alongside Ruth in their ministry and business, serving as the COO of GraceLaced, Inc. Troy is an avid outdoorsman, philosopher, classical music enthusiast, word nerd, and teacher.

Ruth Chou Simons is an entrepreneur, speaker, and bestselling author of Beholding and Becoming and GraceLaced. She shares her journey of God’s grace intersecting daily life with word and paintbrush through an online shoppe at GraceLaced.com and her Instagram community of more than a hundred thousand. Ruth and her husband, Troy, are grateful parents to six boys—their greatest adventure.

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Ruth Chou Simons is the artist and founder behind GraceLaced Co. She shares her experience of God’s grace through her ministry, business, writing, and social media.