Sherri Gragg

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

Monthly Archives: February, 2014

The Call of the Conflict Church

The Mount of Olives was once home to a thriving community of Palestinian Christians.  Today, only one family remains.  Persecution has driven all others away.  This man, pictured with me … Continue reading

February 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tricky Fear

Without fear, humanity would most likely cease to exist.  Fear is the appropriate warning signal in our brains that says, “Watch out!  Duck!  Run!” or  “Hey, wait a minute…that is … Continue reading

February 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

Chambers Quote

“We look for visions from heaven and for earth-shaking events to see God’s power…Yet we never realize that all the time God is at work in our everyday events and … Continue reading

February 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

One in a Thousand

At first glance, it all looks so holy.  Joshua and the elders of Israel tore their robes, put dust on their heads, and fell on their faces before the Ark … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Jeremias Quote

Concerning the parable of The Laborers in the Vineyard (Matthew 20:1-16) It is because of his pity for their poverty that the owner allows them to be paid a full … Continue reading

February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

An Angry God- Has The Church Given God a Bad Rap?

Here is what I used to think God was like- A Tyrant A Callous, Condemning Judge (Who was waiting for me to fail so He could zap me.) Angry Displeased … Continue reading

February 5, 2014 · 1 Comment