The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment

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We live our lives in a discontented world and it is all too easy for the Christian to share its spirit. This book remedies this spiritual disease in practical biblical ways....

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Title:The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment
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  • Leslie

    In typical puritan style, not for the faint of heart. When you get to the point that you are done with pop-christianity and McChristian books, look no farther than this book for weighty, spiritual dep...

  • Steve Hemmeke

    This series of sermons by the Puritan Burroughs is a rare jewel of solid counsel and instruction for those battling discontent in their souls.Discontent is all around us. We vent it in coffee shops to...

  • Becky Pliego

    2020: Always timely. 2019: So good. 2018: Challenging and comforting. So much yet to be learned. 2016: So much wisdom here. I pray I will be a good student and learn my lessons well....

  • Natalie Weber

    One of my friends encouraged me to read this book in preparation for a talk I was asked to give on the topic of contentment. She even let me borrow her copy so that I could read it! Mr. Burroughs firs...

  • Jon Pentecost

    Incredibly good. 10/5 stars.Read during Covid lockdown, which was a very timely season to reflect on contentment. This is a book full of good, gentle, gracious heart surgery that commends the goodness...

  • Matthew

    Quite simply one of the best books I have ever read! Every Christian in America needs to read this book. We complain and complain, or as Burroughs says, "Murmur, Murmur, Murmur..." No matter our circu...

  • Abby Jones

    The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment (A short review)By Jeremiah BurroughsI started reading this book, providentially, at the same time I faced chronic health issues that sapped my energy and force...

  • Meredith

    An excellent book and one I wish I owned a copy of to refer when I find myself lacking...the jewel of Christian contentment. There were a few points I disagreed with...For men, to whom God has given g...

  • Elizabeth Prata

    It's hard to know how to review such a phenomenal book. Full of wisdom, well written, and convicting. Burroughs gives the reader higher visions of Jesus and sets the reader into place and position com...

  • Bob O'bannon

    When I read the Puritans, I sometimes wonder why I read anything else. This book is a 228-page treatment of Paul's declaration that he had learned to be content in every circumstance. Burroughs anal...