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.
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Dave Jenkins is happily married to Sarah Jenkins. He is a writer, editor, and speaker living in beautiful Southern Oregon. Dave is a lover of Christ, His people, the Church, and sound theology. He serves as the Executive Director of Servants of Grace Ministries, the Executive Editor of Theology for Life Magazine, and is the Host for the Equipping You in Grace Podcast. He is the author of The Word Explored: The Problem of Biblical Illiteracy and What To Do About It (House to House, 2021). You can find him on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Parler, Youtube, or read his newsletter. Dave loves to spend time with his wife, going to movies, eating at a nice restaurant, or going out for a round of golf with a good friend. He is also a voracious reader, in particular of Reformed theology, and the Puritans. You will often find him when he’s not busy with ministry reading a pile of the latest books from a wide variety of Christian publishers. Dave received his M.A.R. and M.Div through Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary.