Being Content

Most Relevant Verses

Philippians 4:12

I know both how to have a little, and I know how to have a lot. In any and all circumstances I have learned the secret [of being content]-whether well-fed or hungry, whether in abundance or in need.

Philippians 4:17

Not that I seek the gift, but I seek the fruit that is increasing to your account.

1 Timothy 6:8

But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with these.

Philippians 4:10

I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at last you have renewed your care for me. You were, in fact, concerned about me, but lacked the opportunity [to show it].

Philippians 3:16

In any case, we should live up to whatever [truth] we have attained.

Luke 3:13

He told them, "Don't collect any more than what you have been authorized."

Proverbs 13:25

A righteous man eats until he is satisfied, but the stomach of the wicked is empty.

Proverbs 8:30

I was a skilled craftsman beside Him. I was His delight every day, always rejoicing before Him.

Ecclesiastes 3:12

I know that there is nothing better for them than to rejoice and enjoy the good life.

Job 6:28

But now, please look at me; would I lie to your face?

3 John 1:10

This is why, if I come, I will remind him of the works he is doing, slandering us with malicious words. And he is not satisfied with that! He not only refuses to welcome the brothers himself, but he even stops those who want to do so and expels them from the church.

Micah 6:14

You will eat but not be satisfied, for there will be hunger within you. What you acquire, you cannot save, and what you do save, I will give to the sword.

Proverbs 30:9

Otherwise, I might have too much and deny You, saying, "Who is the Lord?" or I might have nothing and steal, profaning the name of my God.

1 Corinthians 7:21

Were you called while a slave? It should not be a concern to you. But if you can become free, by all means take the opportunity.

Luke 3:14

Some soldiers also questioned him: "What should we do?" He said to them, "Don't take money from anyone by force or false accusation; be satisfied with your wages."

Ecclesiastes 7:3

Grief is better than laughter, for when a face is sad, a heart may be glad.

1 Corinthians 7:22

For he who is called by the Lord as a slave is the Lord's freedman. Likewise he who is called as a free man is Christ's slave.

Luke 10:8

When you enter any town, and they welcome you, eat the things set before you.

Psalm 63:5

You satisfy me as with rich food; my mouth will praise You with joyful lips.

Joel 2:26

You will have plenty to eat and be satisfied. You will praise the name of Yahweh your God, who has dealt wondrously with you. My people will never again be put to shame.

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