Sherri Gragg

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

Monthly Archives: March, 2014

Be Weak and Know that I am God

Dont’ think the world is scary?  Just turn on the news.  Invasions.  Wars.  Landslides.  A huge airplane full of people just…disappeared.  Sometimes if feels as if the very earth is … Continue reading

March 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

God the Gardener

For a brief, shining moment this past Saturday, Spring came to Tennessee.  I grabbed a pair of gloves, a stack of lawn bags and began tackling the largest flower bed … Continue reading

March 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

I Love My Truck, My Truck Doesn’t Love Me Back: And a Lesson In Thanks

“My check engine light came on last night,” I told my sister with deep, deep sadness in my voice. “Again!” she exclaimed.  “What is up with that truck of yours?” … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

Jesus, Friend of Sinners

Westboro Baptist Church makes me angry.  Really angry. The church’s very web address is a message of hate.  Their top “quick link” is their picket schedule.  I only lasted five … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · 2 Comments

The Mystery of Grace

Grace is a mystery.  I find the more I rest in grace, the more I recognize my desperate need of it.  I think this is because grace allows me to … Continue reading

March 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

When Love and Forgiveness Aren’t Exactly A Piece of Cake

Forgiveness.  It is a nice word, isn’t it?  It is warm.  Comforting.  You know- when it is extended to us that is.  When we are asked to extend it to … Continue reading

March 12, 2014 · 1 Comment

Flashing Lights, Tecnicolor Screen, And a Fog Machine, Oh My!!!

I worship with my eyes closed.  This is a personal choice. I do not by any means think everyone should close their eyes during worship.  If anything, I consider my … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

Father, Forgive…

I was 13-years-old and in the “awkward stage”- the nice way of saying puberty had played a cruel joke on me physiologically.  I was taller than pretty much everyone else … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · Leave a comment