By Erik Raymond
Recovering the misplaced paintings of Contentment
The biblical perform of contentment can appear like a misplaced art—something reserved for non secular giants yet out of succeed in for the remainder of us. In our discontented age—characterized by means of impatience, overspending, grumbling, and unhappiness—it’s demanding to visualize what precise contentment really seems to be (and feels) like. yet even the apostle Paul acknowledged that he learned to be content material in any and each condition. Paul’s impressive contentment was once something grown and developed over time.
In Chasing Contentment, Erik Raymond is helping us comprehend what biblical contentment is—the inward gracious spirit that joyfully rests in God’s providence—and then how we examine it. Giving us functional information for growing to be in contentment in quite a few components of our lives, this booklet will motivate us to determine contentment as a concern for all believers. by means of God’s grace, it truly is attainable to pursue the excessive calling of contentment and anchor our pleasure in God himself instead of our altering circumstances.
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Chasing Contentment: Trusting God in a Discontented Age by Erik Raymond