Ann – A Friend of Jesus 2013

Sharing life through the Word of God with love, encouragement and faith in challenging times (smile)

Contentment

Until God changes our current situation, let’s stand in faith, on Philippians 4:11-12, Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. 12 I know both how to be abased, and I know how to abound: every where and in all things I am instructed both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need.

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Contentment – An uncomplaining acceptance of one’s share

Contentment opposed to:
Anxiety – Matthew 6:25, 34
Murmuring – 1 Corinthians 10:10
Greed – Hebrews 13:5
Envy – James 3:16

Contentment shown by our recognition of:
Our unworthiness – Genesis 32:10
Our trust – Hebrews 3:17-19
God’s care – Psalms 145:7-21
God’s provisions – 1 Timothy 6:6-8
God’s promises – Hebrews 13:5

God bless you, my friends and keep the faith! 😀

4 Comments»

  shadeakinbiyi wrote @

Amen! God bless you too and have a lovely Saturday: )

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  Ann “afriend4ever54” Friend wrote @

Thanks and God bless you!

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  Caddo wrote @

I always love it when my fave family, Peanuts, brings the messages from HIM! God bless you BIG–I choose Contentment today! love, sis Caddo

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  Ann “afriend4ever54” Friend wrote @

Thanks and God bless you 🙂

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