"I am on to another antique mall in search
of something I don’t really need. I can’t
seem to stop myself. I must go and search for that one thing that will finally make me happy!" The truth is that this fever can be caught by any person and if not reeled in – this will never end.
My husband and I love a day out for lunch and antiquing. The search can be thrilling
and especially if it is a place you have never been before. However, when you find
yourself arriving at the place where you always must be on the go shopping - then, you know that you are in trouble!
Contentment is a surrender to a disciplining our flesh. The Apostle Paul wrote to the believers “Let your conversation be without covetousness: and be content with such things as yet have…..” Hebrew 13:5 This might
be an opportunity to look at what is happening in your life and evaluate.
"Lord, as we draw close to you, you
show us the areas of our life that need
adjustment and change and we know
you will help us do just that. Amen."