Keep your lives free from
the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has
said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.”(Hebrews 13:5)
Contentment is an
important part of the Christian walk. Contentment shows that we trust God to
provide for us, that we know God is control and that we are happy to live
within God’s will for our lives.
big part of contentment is knowing and believing that God will never leave us
or forsake us. If you spend some time with this thought, that God is with us
always, it becomes difficult to be discontent. We have God—what more could we
we live in the world, and the world is always preaching discontent. The enemy
always wants us to want more, more, more—more stuff, more money, more
activities—because he knows that this “stuff” will separate us from God.
tells us to keep our lives free from the love of money. The best way to do this
is to focus on the fact that no matter what, God will never, ever leave us. No
matter what, God has our back with his almighty power, a power to which earthly
wealth cannot compare.
Dear God, thank you for
providing for us. Thank you for never leaving us or forsaking us. Please help
us to be content with what we have and to keep our lives free from the love of