So if we think of “wealth” in terms of amenities and luxuries rather than the number on our bank statement, I would say we are doing pretty good.
Yes, Godliness with Contentment can be achieved! I’ve researched scripture to find some of the key Bible Verses about Contentment. Let’s take a look further into what the Bible says… Psalm 23:1The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. Ecclesiastes 5:10Whoever loves money never has money enough; whoever loves wealth is never satisfied with […]
Let’s face it. If you live in America, you are rich. Sure, there are exceptions like those who can’t afford food or shelter, but generally speaking, if you compare yourself to others around the world, you are filthy rich…
What do you need to make you happy? A nicer car? A better paying job? A bigger house? The newest cell phone? Now let me ask another question: do you truly believe that these things will give you long term happiness? My guess is that life has taught you that whatever mood boost you might receive won’t last. It never does. The moment you get the latest and greatest, the euphoria dissipates and you begin longing for something else. Am I right?