Sherri Gragg

Juggler of words and children…collector of pottery shards

Monthly Archives: February, 2010

The Bitter Pill of Sugarcoated History 2

Woodrow Wilson was no shrinking White House violet.  His Presidency was outrageously successful legislatively, even in the first two years of his presidency!  A few things he accomplished were the … Continue reading

February 23, 2010 · 1 Comment

The Bitter Pill of Sugarcoated History

On my flight yesterday to New Orleans, I sat next to an Indian immigrant who inquired about the book I was reading, “Lies My Teacher Told Me”‘, written by James … Continue reading

February 20, 2010 · 3 Comments

Misery Before The Face of Mercy

“Misery should always place itself right in the face of mercy.  Had she known the love of Jesus’ heart, she would have said, “I have but to put myself where … Continue reading

February 16, 2010 · Leave a comment

A Little More Nonsense, Please.

On the way to church, our 7 year old boy announced he knew what those letters on the gear shift represent. “Ok,” said Dad.  “What does the “D” stand for?” … Continue reading

February 9, 2010 · Leave a comment

Finally Able to Cry

Yesterday, I was finally able to cry.  It has been three weeks since the earthquake devastated Haiti, and my heart has been heavy with grief, but somehow I was just … Continue reading

February 4, 2010 · 2 Comments