One cannot speak of contentment without also discussing coveting. This article is about the idolatry of covetousness, which seeks to undermine God’s will for your life. Christians must strive to be content.
Remembering is a vital aspect of the Christian life. The blessing of memory is that it helps us to be content when we are facing trials, since we remember the mercies of God. We also learn what is pleasing to God as we read scripture and remember the works of Jesus Christ.