Tag Archives: Contentment


Now godliness with contentment is great gain. (1 Timothy 6:6, N.K.J.V.) How content are you right now? You might as well tell the truth. After all, God knows the correct answer, anyway. Are you content with your spouse? Are you … Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Children, Christ's Death, Church, Complaining, Contentment, Desires, Disappointment, Dress and Appearance, Family, God's Provision, Greed, Impatience, Jealousy, Marriage, Money, Parenting, Problems, Prosperity, Thankfulness, Trusting In God, Work, Worry | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Building With The Golden Windows

Contentment is one of those subjects that is easy to talk about but hard to live out. Let’s say that my neighbor buys himself a brand new Corvette. The car is “please notice me” red. The interior is “please don’t … Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Contentment, Desires, Disappointment, Faithfulness, God's Will, Personal, Problems, Trusting In God | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Mona Lisa

In 1911, the famous Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris. It was missing for two years. But would you believe that during that time more people came to the museum to see the blank space than … Continue reading

Posted in Attitude, Contentment, Thankfulness | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Find That Treasure

William Randolph Hearst, the legendary newspaper publishing magnate, was one of the wealthiest men of his time. His great wealth allowed him to spend millions of dollars collecting art treasures from around the world. One day he read the description … Continue reading

Posted in Contentment, Covetousness, Desires, God's Omnipotence, God's Provision, Greed, Needs, Prosperity, Trusting In God | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lessons Learned From The Tiger Woods Story

Things are getting kind of bizarre in the story of Tiger Woods, the world’s top-ranked golfer. News broke early Tuesday that an ambulance had been dispatched to his Florida mansion sometime around 2:30 a.m. in response to a 911 call. The ambulance picked up Barbro Holmberg, Woods’ mother-in-law. She was … Continue reading

Posted in Adultery, Adversity, Belief, Character, Choices, Contentment, Desires, Faith, Fatherhood, Forgiveness, Husbands, Marriage, Money, Parenting, Priorities, Seeking Forgiveness, Sex, Sin, Sports, Temptation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Why God Hates Gambling

Last week it was announced in our local newspaper that a citizen of the county had won the lottery. The woman will receive $50,000 a year for the rest of her life. She bought the winning ticket at our WalMart Super Center. She said that … Continue reading

Posted in Contentment, Gambling, Holiness | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment