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42 Bible Verses about Being Content

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Philippians 4:12

I have experienced times of need and times of abundance. In any and every circumstance I have learned the secret of contentment, whether I go satisfied or hungry, have plenty or nothing.

Philippians 4:17

I do not say this because I am seeking a gift. Rather, I seek the credit that abounds to your account.

1 Timothy 6:8

But if we have food and shelter, we will be satisfied with that.

Philippians 4:10

I have great joy in the Lord because now at last you have again expressed your concern for me. (Now I know you were concerned before but had no opportunity to do anything.)

1 Timothy 6:6

Now godliness combined with contentment brings great profit.

Philippians 3:16

Nevertheless, let us live up to the standard that we have already attained.

Philippians 3:18

For many live, about whom I have often told you, and now, with tears, I tell you that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ.

Luke 3:13

He told them, "Collect no more than you are required to."

Proverbs 13:25

The righteous has enough food to satisfy his appetite, but the belly of the wicked lacks food.

Proverbs 8:30

then I was beside him as a master craftsman, and I was his delight day by day, rejoicing before him at all times,

Ecclesiastes 3:12

I have concluded that there is nothing better for people than to be happy and to enjoy themselves as long as they live,

Job 6:28

"Now then, be good enough to look at me; and I will not lie to your face!

3 John 1:10

Therefore, if I come, I will call attention to the deeds he is doing -- the bringing of unjustified charges against us with evil words! And not being content with that, he not only refuses to welcome the brothers himself, but hinders the people who want to do so and throws them out of the church!

Micah 6:14

You will eat, but not be satisfied. Even if you have the strength to overtake some prey, you will not be able to carry it away; if you do happen to carry away something, I will deliver it over to the sword.

Proverbs 30:9

lest I become satisfied and act deceptively and say, "Who is the Lord?" Or lest I become poor and steal and demean the name of my God.

1 Corinthians 7:21

Were you called as a slave? Do not worry about it. But if indeed you are able to be free, make the most of the opportunity.

Luke 3:14

Then some soldiers also asked him, "And as for us -- what should we do?" He told them, "Take money from no one by violence or by false accusation, and be content with your pay."

Ecclesiastes 7:3

Sorrow is better than laughter, because sober reflection is good for the heart.

1 Corinthians 7:22

For the one who was called in the Lord as a slave is the Lord's freedman. In the same way, the one who was called as a free person is Christ's slave.

Luke 10:8

Whenever you enter a town and the people welcome you, eat what is set before you.

Psalm 63:5

As if with choice meat you satisfy my soul. My mouth joyfully praises you,

Joel 2:26

You will have plenty to eat, and your hunger will be fully satisfied; you will praise the name of the Lord your God, who has acted wondrously in your behalf. My people will never again be put to shame.

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