“Not that I speak in regard to need, for I have learned in whatever state I am, to be content.” – Philippians 4:11
Are you in pursuit of more? Can you find satisfaction in God alone? How do you achieve godly contentment?
Contentment is an interesting concept in the world of entrepreneurs since all entrepreneurs are looking for more business, more customers and more money. How do I remain content in a world that rewards the pursuit of more, and views being content with less as defeat and failure? We also find ourselves in a marketplace environment that not only rewards the pursuit of more but does not care about the methods of that pursuit. The reality is that in order for me to understand godly contentment, I must first change my paradigm of business. It is impossible for me to be content and maintain the world’s approach towards business because the worldly approach uses discontentment as a tool for motivating people to be innovative and productive.
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