David Krueger • Sermon • • 233 views
As I was preparing for this morning’s message on contentment, I came across some pithy quotes and interesting proverbs from other countries that describe contentment from that culture’s perspective: Italian Proverb—Since the house is on fire, let us warm ourselves. Turkish Proverb—One already wet does…
Pastor Ricker • Victory Baptist Church-WF • Sermon • • 6 views • 44:46
Evaluating contentment in our lives Soloman had it all Vanity is vanity Alexander the Great conquered the known world in 13 years, including tyre, only regretted there wasn't more to conquer. How much money is enough? "Just a little bit more" John Rockefeller 1 . Godliness Purity Justification Slavation exercise Godliness Happy=Contentment Godliness is seperation Sin=Filth 2. Contentment Pride Not seeking your own Pauls contentment- he learned to be content contentment goes beyond money/abilties anything other than contentment is covetousness 2 Cor 9:8 Autarkeia-Suffiency Spiritually satisfied Psalm 84:9-12 Wilthold no goodthing 3. Great Gain He will supply all we need Peace, Joy, Hope Do you know Him? Are you striving to be pure? Are you content?