Are you content? It really is a choice, an attitude. People choose many things to find contentment. They don’t work. We know of many millionaires who thought money would bring contentment. There are choices that are guaranteed to give you a peaceful contented attitude.

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Not that I was ever in need, for I have learned how to be content with whatever I have. 12 I know how to live on almost nothing or with everything. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or little. 13 For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength. Phil 4:11-13

Contentment is a _____________________ …  With God or against God.

Choose to be _____ the world but not ____ the world.

Oh, the joys of those who do not follow the advice of the wicked, or stand around with sinners, or join in with mockers.
Ps 1:1

Choose to be in God’s Word and God’s Word in ____.

But they delight in the law of the Lord, meditating on it day and night. Ps 1:2

Choose to bear fruit and influence _____________.

They are like trees planted along the riverbank, bearing fruit each season. Their leaves never with, and they prosper in all they do. Ps 1:3

Choose to live a ________________ life.

But not the wicked! They are like worthless chaff, scattered by the wind. Ps 1:4

Choose to see those who need the Gospel.

They will be condemned at the time of judgment. Sinners will have no place among the godly. Ps 1:5

For the Lord watches over the path of the godly, but the path of the wicked leads to destruction. Ps 1:6

Choose to worship God at ______________ times.

Praise the Lord! Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heaven! Ps 150:1

Praise him for his mighty works; praise his unequaled greatness! Ps 150:2

3 Praise him with a blast of the ram’s horn: praise him with the lyre and harp! 4 Praise him with the tambourine and dancing praise him with strings and flutes. 5 Praise him with a clash of cymbals, praise him with loud clanging cymbals. Ps 150:3-5

Let everything that breathes sing praises to the Lord!   Praise the Lord! Ps 150:6

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