On today’s Equipping You in Grace show Dave Jenkins and Dr. Robert Jones talk about how the sufficiency of Christ helps Christians learn contentment, how contentment helps Christians across the seasons of their lives. and how the Church can help Christians learn contentment, along with his booklet, Contentment that Lasts (P&R, 2019).
What you’ll hear in this episode
Where true contentment for the Christian life begins.
How the Church can help Christians learn contentment.
How Christians can learn contentment through challenging situations.
How Christians haunted by memories of a sinful past can learn contentment.
How those with a very challenging boss or job situation learn contentment with the job, the Lord has given them.
How the sufficiency of Christ helps Christians learn contentment.
A good place for Christians to start in Scripture to learn God’s character, presence, and promises.
Some practical application steps for those wanting to actively and progressively apply God’s Word to their various life situations so they can grow in contentment.
How to help Christians who struggle with anxiety and depression learn contentment.
About the Guest
Robert D. Jones (MDiv, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School; DMin, Westminster Theological Seminary; DTheol, University of South Africa) is associate professor of biblical counseling at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville and has served in pastoral ministry for over thirty years.
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