Sherri Gragg

Juggler of words and children…collector of pottery shards

Monthly Archives: March, 2007

Weak Hands, Feeble Knees

We were on our way to Haiti and barring any unforeseen circumstances, we would be bringing Roseline home at last.  We still had heard nothing on whether or not the … Continue reading

March 30, 2007 · 3 Comments

Essential, Central, Real

“Please, Aslan,” said Jill, “may we go home now?”   “Yes, I have come to bring you Home,” said Aslan  The Silver Chair by C.S. Lewis Once we realized Roseline’s passport … Continue reading

March 29, 2007 · 7 Comments

Soul Anchor

A few days later, we bought airline tickets for Haiti and in faith, purchased a return ticket for not only Roseline, but Claudine as well.  We still had heard nothing at … Continue reading

March 27, 2007 · Leave a comment

Tsunami of Grace

One of the things I learned from our two year adoption journey was that there are times when the needs of the soul outweigh all else, and in those moments … Continue reading

March 26, 2007 · 1 Comment

Sleepin’ In a Concrete Wigwam

I wanted to take a short trip for Spring Break and Mammoth Cave located in Cave City, KY seemed a perfect choice.  Mammoth Cave is the longest known cave system … Continue reading

March 23, 2007 · 4 Comments

The Miracle of Hope

“But the Voice of Truth tells me a different story, the Voice of Truth says “Do not be afraid.” ~ Casting Crowns A few days later, I again sat watching the … Continue reading

March 20, 2007 · Leave a comment

The Light Weaver

The house was quiet and dark.  I was the only one awake and I sat in front of an open window, waiting for the sun to rise.  A journal rested … Continue reading

March 20, 2007 · 2 Comments

You Have Listened to Fears…

“You have listened to fears, child,” said Aslan.  “Come, let me breathe on you.  Forget them.  Are you brave again?” ~ C.S. Lewis  “Prince Caspian”.  I sighed with contentment as I … Continue reading

March 19, 2007 · 3 Comments

Midnight in the Wilderness

“This, then, is our desert:  to live facing despair, but not to consent.  To trample it down under hope in the Cross.  To wage war against despair unceasingly.  That war … Continue reading

March 16, 2007 · 5 Comments

God’s Best Gift

“Don’t you see that children are GOD’s best gift?  the fruit of the womb his generous legacy ?”  Ps. 127:3 (MSG)  I was deeply sad to leave the girls behind.  Even so, … Continue reading

March 15, 2007 · 4 Comments