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GIF Discontentment

“Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth of many wicked.” (Psalm 37:16 NIV) Discontentment by Chuck Bentley One of the primary symptoms of discontentment is that you’re unable to experience peace living on what God has provided. You’re restless, you feel that you have a void inside, and it seems you’re always […]

GIF Self-Interest

“Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.” (Matthew 22:37 NIV) Self-Interest by Chuck Bentley Some people try to manipulate God for great gain, but that doesn’t work. God knows everyone’s heart. The Book of Acts tells the story of Simon, a professed convert to […]

GIF Budgeting Your Time

“There is an appointed time for everything. And there is a time for every event under heaven.” (Ecclesiastes 3:1) Budgeting Your Time by Larry Burkett Many people think they’re organized and use their time efficiently but, in reality, most of us work according to external pressures, with the most demanding things getting done first. It’s […]