sea of Glass reflections of God's Love

A Christian Lifestyle Blog by Peggy Medberry
Praying for Help: What do we want from God?

Praying for Help: What do we want from God?

When I was praying for help the other day, I launched into my regular litany of all the things that I felt were wrong with the world, with politics, my finances, and pretty much everyone who had not done things my way. In the middle of my whining, which at the time...

Great Summertime Reading – When God Happens

School is out and it's time to catch up with some summertime reading! I have the perfect book for you - When God Happens. I had the great privilege of having my story included in this wonderful book.  At the time I wrote my story "Pursued by God", I had no idea what...

Facing Financial Fears: My God is a God of More Than Enough

How do we deal with financial fears? There are days when I look at the finances and I have to take a deep breath. As a family we have lived through job loss, stock market crashes, and now retirement! And each time God has shown up. Each problem became an opportunity. ...
Motivation: How to get it when you don't have it

Motivation: How to Get It When You Don’t Have It

  We all need motivation. Someone once said that you don’t just casually drift up to the top of a mountain. Meaning: If you want to get something accomplished you need to plan for it and take the necessary steps.  That is true about everything. Whether we are talking...

Ripples: What You Do in Life Echoes in Eternity

Our actions are like drops of water that cause ripples in a pond. Every drop produces a ripple. Every drop. And the ripples spread in little waves across the shining water. Across the universe. No matter how small the drop. Our actions every day have an impact on the...

How to See With the Eyes of a Child

Some days are meant to be seen through the eyes of a child. Today was one of them. It was a beautiful spring day in my prayer garden.  The lovely fresh air sent me drifting through memories of sunny childhood days gone by. Perhaps it was the light or the smell of...

How Do You Find the Strength to Get Through Difficult Times?

How do you find the strength to get through difficult times?

When I look back at the struggles that I have faced in the past, the only answer has to be – God. My faith sustained me through my mother’s illness and subsequent death. God’s gentle presence carried me through the shock and grief of losing my daughter.

You can hear God better when you aren't shouting

You Can Hear God Better When You Aren’t Shouting!

How can you hear God when the world is reeling out of control, and confusion is everywhere? Sometimes when life happens,  it is really difficult to pray. When my mind is going a million miles an hour with worry, or when I am really angry about something, I have a...
prepare the way for the Lord

Prepare the Way for the Lord – What would you do if Jesus Popped by?

  A voice crying in the wilderness - Prepare the way of the Lord! In Mark 1:3 we read about John the Baptist calling on people to come be prepared to meet Jesus Christ! Thousands listened to him preach about the coming Messiah and thousands were baptized in the...
gifts from God

Gifts from God – Have You received Yours?

Have you received your gifts from God, yet? Did you check the mail? He always sends them. Every day. These gifts come from Heaven. Manna from heaven - gifts from God directly to us. Manna refers to the food that fell from Heaven and fed the Israelites for their 40...