Tags archives: contentment

  • Genesis 37:12-18 12Now his brothers had gone to graze their father’s flocks near Shechem, 13and Israel said to Joseph, “As you know, your brothers are grazing the flocks near Shechem. Come, I am going to send you to them.” “Very well,” he replied. 14So he said to him, “Go and see if all is well wit... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 5:15 15 Everyone comes naked from their mother’s womb, and as everyone comes, so they depart. They take nothing from their toil that they can carry in their hands. To dream the impossible dream. To fight the unbeatable foe.  To bear with unbearable sorrow. To run where the brave da... [read more]
  •  Ecclesiastes 5:11 11As goods increase, so do those who consume them. And what benefit are they to the owners except to feast their eyes on them?  From a small shoe store, Henry Sy Sr. was the richest man in the Philippines with net worth of $20 billion. His recipe for success: 1. Set a long-ter... [read more]
  • Genesis 32:22-32 22That night Jacob got up and took his two wives, his two female servants and his eleven sons and crossed the ford of the Jabbok. 23After he had sent them across the stream, he sent over all his possessions. 24So Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him till daybreak. ... [read more]
  •  Ecclesiastes 4:8   8There was no end to his toil, yet his eyes were not content with his wealth.             The Lord Jesus told a parable of a rich fool in Luke 12:16-21, 16The ground of a certain rich man yielded an abundant harvest. 17He thought to himself, “What shall I do? I have no place... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 4:6 6Better one handful with tranquility than two handfuls with toil and chasing after the wind. Justin Bieber is having a tough time right now - and not because of his complicated feelings about his ex Selena Gomez or dissatisfaction with his wife Hailey Baldwin and their life in L... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 4:4 4I saw that all toil and all achievement spring from one person’s envy of another. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.  It narrated in 1 Samuel 18:6-9, 6After David had killed the Philistine, the women came out from all the towns of Israel to meet King Saul with s... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 3:14 I know that everything God does will endure forever; nothing can be added to it and nothing taken from it. Technology is: the tools and machines that help to solve problems or do new things; the techniques, skills and methods for solving a problem; a term to describe the level... [read more]