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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: 36,633
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: 15,406
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: 12,163
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: 11,892
Jeff Strite avatar
Does Your Money Own You?
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Jan, 2013
Summary: No man can serve two masters. And the allure of wealth has destroyed the faith of many. So, how can I make sure that my money doesn’t own me? That it doesn’t become my "god"?
Gregory Lilly avatar
I Glory In God
Shared by: Gregory Lilly on Jan, 2013
Summary: Many people boast about their wisdom, might, or riches, but Jeremiah shares in this message the only true reason to glory. If you want to glory in anything, glory in God and proclaim His power throughout the world.
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: Jeremiah 9:23-24
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 2,420
Ken Pell avatar
Jesus the Better Way: He Provides Better Possessions
Shared by: Ken Pell on Jan, 2013
Summary: This sermon is designed to challenge materialistic values and remind Christ’s followers that we have “better and lasting possessions.”
Denomination: Nazarene
Views: 1,143
Sherm Nichols avatar
The Great Wealth Of Contentment
Shared by: Sherm Nichols on Jan, 2013
Summary: I want my audience to become very conscious of the effects of covetousness and to replace it with contentment
Series: The Big Ten
Scripture: Exodus 20:17
Views: 634
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A Life Well-Lived
Shared by: Byron Perrine on Jan, 2013
Summary: Funeral for an elderly Christian woman based upon John 14:1-6 The best of life is to be found not in the accujulation of riches or in achieving fame, but rather, in loving God and treating others as we wish to be treated. Such a life is a life well-live
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 14:1-6
Denomination: Methodist
Views: 2,734
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1 Secret
Shared by: Matthew Kratz on Feb, 2013
Summary: We can find the “1 Secret” to contentment for:1) A Contented Person Is Satisfied with Little (Philippians 4:11), 2) A Contented Person Is Independent from Circumstances (Philippians 4:12) and, 3) A Contented Person Is Strengthened by Divine Power (Philipp
Ed Sasnett avatar
Shared by: Ed Sasnett on Feb, 2013
Summary: Contentment can only be found in God, not things.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:6-8
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,546
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Shared by: William D. Brown on Feb, 2013
Summary: Every one wants to be happy, different people have different ideas of what being truly happy means, some might think that having a big bank account would bring happiness, I've heard of people winning the lottery and for a while they seem to think, "well
Scripture: Psalms 1:1-6
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 701
D Marion Clark avatar
Living the Life Given
Shared by: D Marion Clark on Sep, 2012
Summary: We like to think about what life would be like if only our conditions changed. What we need to be thinking about is how to live well with the conditions already given.
Maurice McCarthy avatar
Don't Faint
Shared by: Maurice McCarthy on Oct, 2012
Summary: A sermon on unanswered prayer, and a great visual illustration involving a cement block that goes along with the message
based on 66 ratings
Scripture: Luke 18:1
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 16,949
Dean Rhine avatar
Contentment at Work
Shared by: Dean Rhine on Nov, 2012
Summary: Being content in work
Series: 1 Timothy
Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:1-5
Views: 564
Chuck Sligh avatar
Come Before His Presence with Thanksgiving
Shared by: Chuck Sligh on Nov, 2012
Summary: In Psalm 95 David mentions 3 things we should be thankful for and 3 ways we should express our thanks.
Rudolph Taylor avatar
Beyond Our Dreams
Shared by: Rudolph Taylor on Mar, 2013
Summary: Sermon was designed to allow God to direct our life.
John Shearhart avatar
Hebrews 13:5-6
Shared by: John Shearhart on Mar, 2013
Summary: Be content because God has promised to never leave or forsake us.
Series: Hebrews
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Hebrews 13:5-6
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 3,378
Dave McFadden avatar
“I Am the Gate”
Shared by: Dave McFadden on Apr, 2013
Summary: Jesus came to bring us abundant life.
Scripture: John 10:7-11
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,183
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GOD satisfying us
Shared by: William R. Nabaza on Apr, 2013
Summary: I. EXORDIUM: Are you satisfied with GOD? II. AUDIENCE PROFILE: Believers III. OBJECTIVES: To show that GOD satisfies us and are satisfying to us. IV. TEXT: Psalms 91:16 (New Living Translation, Second Edition) I will reward them wi
Scripture: Psalms 91:16
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 414
Chuck Sligh avatar
Untying the Knot of ENVY
Shared by: Chuck Sligh on May, 2013
Summary: The 4th sermon in the series, "Untying What’s Tying You Up", this sermon deals with envy, examining what it is; how the Bible views it; what's at the root of it, and how to get untied from it.
Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:6-10
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,033
Sherm Nichols avatar
Simeon’s Prayer – Content With Jesus
Shared by: Sherm Nichols on Nov, 2011
Summary: Looking at Simeon's prayer to understand the ability to let go of this life comes from first embracing Jesus. We need to learn to accept that having Jesus is "enough."
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: Luke 2:25-33
Views: 3,080
Pat Damiani avatar
Culitvating Contentment in the Kingdom
Shared by: Pat Damiani on Nov, 2011
Summary: Jesus’ followers overcome worry by focusing on God’s faithfulness and cultivating a life of contentment.
Scripture: Matthew 6:25-34
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 438
Scott Carson avatar
When Wall Street Occupies ME!
Shared by: Scott Carson on Nov, 2011
Summary: #21 in a series on 1 Timothy. This one deals with money, contentment and a desire to be rich.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:3-10
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 628
Byron Sherman avatar
Shared by: Byron Sherman on Nov, 2011
Summary: 2 of 2. John’s audience sought & received practical application in preparing for God’s visitation. How can we be practiced for God’s visitation? Practicing for God’s visit requires...
Scripture: Luke 3:10-14
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 451
Ed Vasicek avatar
2012: Spiritual Goals for the New Year
Shared by: Ed Vasicek on Jan, 2012
Summary: While secular society is obsessed with losing weight or exercising more faithfully, the New Year is an opportunity for us to make some spiritual strides.
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Psalms 16:1-11
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 3,359
Philip Harrelson avatar
The Myth of Greener Grass
Shared by: Philip Harrelson on Jan, 2012
Summary: Contentment is an elusive but necessary quality for the Christian.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Philippians 4:11-13
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 2,222
Greg Nance avatar
Christian Contentment, Powerful Stuff!
Shared by: Greg Nance on Feb, 2012
Summary: What a beautiful letter from Paul to the Philippians! Chapter four points to the peace of God from the God of peace and the power of contentment through the strength of Christ. A must read for all Christians looking for joy and encouragement in Christ!
Series: Philipians
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Philippians 4:10-13
Views: 2,158
Daniel Habben avatar
Protecting God’s Gift of A Peaceful Heart
Shared by: Daniel Habben on Mar, 2012
Summary: With the Ninth and Tenth Commandments God protects his gift of a peaceful heart.
Scripture: Exodus 20:17
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 1,476
Jerry Cosper avatar
The Source of Spiritual Satisfaction
Shared by: Jerry Cosper on Apr, 2012
Summary: That’s what happens when we believe in, and trust, and accept Christ. Every need of life, of nourishment, and of growth is met. Nothing is left out or lacking. This doesn’t mean that the person will never again hunger after righteousness. Because a pe
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 6:30-36
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 2,126