Contentment is feeling or showing satisfaction with one’s possessions, status, or situation.
But contentment can be an elusive pursuit. We go after things we think will make us happy only to find out it didn’t work. These days contentment is hard to come by. Many of us are in a continual race, chasing after bigger and better material possessions. For some, nothing is ever good enough, living under the assumption that when they attain that thing they want, they will be happy.
But happiness doesn’t come from things. True contentment is an inner sense of peace that comes from being right with God and knowing that He is in control of ALL that happens to us. It means looking up with every situation.
Paul’s words in the bible teaches it best. While sitting in a prison cell with nothing to call his own he knew the secret to…
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