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Jeff Strite avatar
The Envy Trap
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Nov, 2002
Summary: God tells us that godliness with contentment is great gain. But there is one trait that gnaws at the heart of many Christians that can deprive them of that contentedness. What is it, and how can we defend against it?
based on 145 ratings
Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:6-10
Views: 10,527
Jeff Strite avatar
We've Got A Secret
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Nov, 2002
Summary: There’s a secret to being contented and thankful. Do you know what it is?
based on 84 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:4-19
Views: 8,166
Shared by: MELVIN NEWLAND on Jan, 2001
Summary: Peace with one another means being in a right relationship with one another. Peace within means being alright within, & peace with God means being alright with God. (Powerpoints available - #141)
Series: Philippians
based on 532 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:2-9
Views: 15,330
Shared by: MELVIN NEWLAND on Nov, 2001
Summary: When the Apostle Paul says, “I have learned the secret of being content,” it seems to me that he deserves a hearing. (Powerpoint Available - #201)
Series: Philippians
based on 250 ratings
Views: 36,514
Davon Huss avatar
Which tent: Content or Discontent?
Shared by: Davon Huss on Mar, 2005
Summary: A sermon based on Richard Foster’s Book Celebration of Discipline pages 93 to 95. Nothing new here (except # 9) but a source of illustrations
Series: Simplicity
based on 15 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:11-13
Views: 2,371
Dean Rhine avatar
Follow the Leader
Shared by: Dean Rhine on Dec, 2003
Summary: The consequences of complaining
based on 117 ratings
Scripture: Numbers 11:1-16:1
Views: 11,873
Gene Gregory avatar
Finding Contentment in a Discontented World
Shared by: Gene Gregory on Aug, 2006
Summary: Explains how to find contentment. Expanded outline.
based on 130 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-23
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 12,139
Mike Wilkins avatar
The Secret of Contentment
Shared by: Mike Wilkins on Jun, 2008
Summary: Paul’s secret to contentment
Series: Philippians
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-23
Denomination: *other
Views: 314
Nathan Johnson avatar
Shared by: Nathan Johnson on Jul, 2008
Summary: Here we have a wonderful Psalm that communicates to us contentment and some hints at helping to achieve contentment.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 37:1-40
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,641
Nathan Johnson avatar
Keeping Your Joy Alive
Shared by: Nathan Johnson on Aug, 2008
Summary: In this Psalm, we notice three aspects of this topic of joy and the motivations that can keep us joyful.
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 40:1-17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,117
Chris Appleby avatar
Your Struggle for Contentment
Shared by: Chris Appleby on Aug, 2008
Summary: The commandment against coveting is about contentment. God wants us to be godly with contentment
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:2-11
Denomination: Anglican
Views: 561
Ed Taylor avatar
“A Contented Life”
Shared by: Ed Taylor on Aug, 2008
Summary: The treasures of this world don’t last.
Series: 1 Timothy
Paul Decker avatar
So, You Want to Be Happy?
Shared by: Paul Decker on Aug, 2008
Summary: Find joy in the journey.
based on 14 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-23
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,626
Ken McKinley avatar
Walking In Wisdom
Shared by: Ken McKinley on Jun, 2009
Summary: Wisdom is not knowledge, it is the correct application of knowledge. A person can have all the knowledge in the world and yet lack wisdom.
based on 8 ratings
Scripture: Ephesians 5:15-21
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 4,041
Michael Deutsch avatar
What Do You Covet?
Shared by: Michael Deutsch on Jul, 2009
Summary: The final sermon; this one about how coveting moves us away from a healthy relationship with God.
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Exodus 20:17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 601
Matthew Grise avatar
The Secret of Contentment
Shared by: Matthew Grise on Jul, 2009
Summary: Philippians 4:10-23. Learn how to be satisfied with what you have from the experiences of Paul.
based on 9 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-23
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 21,558
Joel Smith avatar
Never Trust a Charismatic with Marriage Problems
Shared by: Joel Smith on Jul, 2009
Summary: A Spirit-filled Christian chooses to be under the influence of God.
Wilbur Madera Rivas avatar
Contentamiento en toda circunstancia
Shared by: Wilbur Madera Rivas on Aug, 2009
Summary: El contentamiento es el fruto de la confianza en Dios
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 1,072
Derrick Tuper avatar
Living Single
Shared by: Derrick Tuper on Aug, 2009
Summary: Being a single person isn’t a bad thing.
Donnie  Martin avatar
Shared by: Donnie Martin on Aug, 2009
Summary: The secret of contentment isn’t found in something, but in someone. This message reveals what is involved.
based on 8 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-13
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 21,067
Richard Cook avatar
Life Is Like A Roller Coaster
Shared by: Richard Cook on Aug, 2009
Summary: Sermon about the ups and downs of life.
based on 7 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:11-13
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 5,114
Michael Wiley avatar
What Jesus Said about God's Provision
Shared by: Michael Wiley on Jan, 2009
Summary: Jesus said that if we get our priorities straight, God would handle the rest.
Series: Jesus Said!
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Matthew 6:19-34
Views: 325
Victor Yap avatar
Waste Not, Want Not
Shared by: Victor Yap on Jan, 2009
Summary: Paul, Pt. 21
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-13
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 997
Brian Atwood avatar
Spiritual Symptoms You Should Never Ignore
Shared by: Brian Atwood on Jan, 2009
Summary: Symptoms of spiritual neglect that need to be diagnosed as exhibited in the life of Haman in the book of Esther.
based on 19 ratings
Scripture: Esther 7:1-10
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 7,811
Darryl Klassen avatar
Growing a Contented Spirit
Shared by: Darryl Klassen on Feb, 2009
Summary: In an age of commercialism that breeds discontent we are challenged by Scripture to live a contented life. Paul explains how we can be content in any and every situation.
based on 10 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-13
Denomination: Mennonite
Views: 6,227
Dan Cormie avatar
Shared by: Dan Cormie on Mar, 2009
Summary: A look at the up and down nature of life as illustrated in Jesus own experiences....
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Mark 1:9-15
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 800
Gaither Bailey avatar
You Of Little Faith
Shared by: Gaither Bailey on May, 2008
Summary: Worrying does not add one second to our lives. We must learn to live in each moment with gratitude to God.
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 6:24-34
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 619
Sherm Nichols avatar
Searching for the End of the Rainbow
Shared by: Sherm Nichols on Apr, 2009
Summary: An effort to help people become wiser to the pitfalls of materialism and to accept contentment as a proactive way to live within God’s design
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:6-11
Views: 981
Michael Bolin avatar
Shared by: Michael Bolin on May, 2009
Summary: contentment in Christ through all things
based on 1 rating
Denomination: United Methodist
Views: 422
Richard Goble avatar
The Man With Six I's
Shared by: Richard Goble on Jan, 2008
Summary: Covetousness will not satisfy the passions of the flesh.
based on 34 ratings
Scripture: Luke 12:15-21
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 7,583