Sherri Gragg

Writer. Mom. Daydreamer. Dog's Best Friend.

Monthly Archives: December, 2013

Drawing a Line in the Sand for Adopted Kids

“One of these things is not like the other.  One of these things just doesn’t belong…” This was the song actress Pia Glenn chose (on MSNBC) as her caption for … Continue reading

December 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

Eight Years Ago Today…

Eight years ago today, a two-year journey that re-defined my faith and changed my life, came to an end.  Eight years ago today, we ran with small sick babies in … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · 3 Comments

Clean Up on Aisle 1- A Lesson in Mercy

I was only vaguely aware of him at first.  I was much more interested in finding the Chipotle Hummus. Somewhere in the edge of my consciousness though, it registered that … Continue reading

December 12, 2013 · 4 Comments

Tea with Jinlan

“Come, let’s taste some tea,” she said. “Oh, ok…” I replied a bit nervously as I glanced down at my watch. “I am afraid I don’t have much time,” I … Continue reading

December 8, 2013 · 1 Comment

Chambers on Christian Perfection

“It is a trap to presume that God wants to make us perfect specimens of what He can do- God’s purpose is to make us one with Himself….What shines forth … Continue reading

December 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Beautiful Imperfection

I used to be a Christmas tree tyrant.  You know, that woman who wanted the ornaments and ribbon to be placed just so- everything well coordinated, no gaps, a picture … Continue reading

December 4, 2013 · 1 Comment