Website for Mary Graziano Scro - Speaker, Writer, Joyful Child of God



Nov 29, 2018

What did you do with My Son?

Over the past several months, I’ve been pondering my place in this world, and life in general. Nothing that unusual for me, but lately my pondering has taken me in a faith-challenging direction. I’m going to ramble for a bit, hoping it makes more sense to me – and helps you – when I’m done.

Nov 9, 2018

In A Moment

Damascus High School, my alma mater, has been in the news lately. First, I'm proud to say Damascus Varsity Football now has the longest winning streak in Maryland, 51 games and counting, and is on their way to a 4th consecutive state championship. Go Hornets!

Oct 31, 2018

Stop Apologizing for Who You Are

Last weekend I attended a Joyce Meyer conference. The theme was Adventure – how God intends for our lives to be an adventure. A huge part of that is being confident in who we are – who God created us to be.

Jul 16, 2018

Force of Habit


This morning as I walked down the hall toward my bedroom, I noticed my office door was closed.


Apr 8, 2018

Unselfish or Loving, Does it Matter?

This morning I read yesterday's devotional from "A Year with C. S. Lewis" titled Half-Hearted Desires. The gist of it is how we view unselfishness as a virtue and pursue our own betterment in place of pursuing love and a focus on others. Somehow we equate unselfishness with love.

Mar 4, 2018

We All Bleed the Same


I woke up today at 3AM and could not go back to sleep. I lamented over eating a whole pizza because of being stressed. I apologized over and over again to God, and resolved to receive His forgiveness and move on.

Jan 24, 2018

What Are You Promoting?



** Repost from 2013. Sadly, times have not changed in the Church.
As I thought and prayed about what to write this morning for MultiColor Monday, I remembered a rap song I heard a few months ago. In the song, the artist names 12 men and women and calls them "false teachers" for a variety of different reasons.