Guest Post – Aretha Grant – The Lord is My Portion

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays.  I love visiting my sister’s house for the holiday because I know she’s going to have all my favorites, with plenty left over for seconds….thirds if I’m feeling particularly greedy that day.  No one makes mac ’n cheese, turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, potato salad, and greens like my … Continue reading Guest Post – Aretha Grant – The Lord is My Portion

Guest Post – Gloria Boone – 4 Things I Learned About Living a Life of Contentment

Contentment is defined, in general, as a state of happiness and satisfaction. Notice the word “state”. State implies an ongoing place of happiness and satisfaction. Does that mean that we don’t encounter troubles which can topple us from that position of contentment? Of course not! Throughout our lives, we have all been subjected to stuff … Continue reading Guest Post – Gloria Boone – 4 Things I Learned About Living a Life of Contentment

Be Yourself

Remember playing Follow the Leader? The key was to copy everything that the leader was doing. What about Simon Says? The goal is to do everything that Simons says to do or you are out. Both of these games you are doing something others do or tell you to do. As we grow up many … Continue reading Be Yourself

Contentment Week 2

What are some of the things that can keep us from being content? Write down a list of what is keeping you from being content then for the rest of the week pray that the Lord would help you in these areas, then on Saturday tear the list up and give it to Jesus.