Complaining makes life miserable. Complaining causes us to miss what God is doing now, damages the gifts He gives us and hurts our testimony. If we speak instead with gratitude and contentment, we enhance our relationship with God and others, and we receive heavenly rewards.
Scripture: Philippians 2:14-15, Genesis 3:11-13, Genesis 4:6-9, Exodus 16:1-2, Matthew 20:1-16
Bethany wandered into the living room with a piece of scrap paper in her hand. She was not quite two years old and she enjoyed scribbling and pretending to write. "Here you are, Mommy," she said. "This is for everyone in the world." I looked up from the cross-stitch sampler I was working on, trying to remember my place on the pattern. "Oh, that's nice, darling," I said, with a...
Author: Karen Holford