sea of Glass reflections of God's Love

A Christian Lifestyle Blog by Peggy Medberry

Don’t Look at the Storm When You are Afraid

When a storm is raging in your life, unpaid bills, illness, fears, doubts, and uncertainties, it is hard not to be afraid. What to do? Do what Jesus said to do - look at Him. Focus on Jesus. How? In prayer, asks Him to take your fears and give you peace instead....

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 Jordan....
Life is fragile - every day is precious

Life is Fragile – Every Day is Precious

Life can happen in an instant. My mother dying, for example.  She had just visited me for my birthday. We shopped and went to the beach. We talked and laughed and ate Mexican food. A very healthy 88-year-old. Six weeks later she died of an infection. Just like that. I...
God will provide

Do You Believe God Will Provide?

You've heard it before. When the money is tight. When you aren't sure if your old car will survive until your next paycheck. GOD WILL PROVIDE. Sometimes the words may seem to mock you. How is that even possible? I always think about the famous scene from Gone With the...
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...