Stop Complaining with Melissa Spoelstra



How do we learn contentment in a culture that is always pushing us to pursue more? What are we missing out on if we’re always searching for the next best thing? Listen to this episode by clicking the “play” button above.

Author Melissa Spoelstra shares lessons that we can learn from her new Bible study, Numbers: Learning Contentment in a Culture of More about the Israelites’ journey through the wilderness. While God planned to bring them to the Promised Land, their arrival was delayed because they complained too much.

Listen as we talk about why we default to complaining  – even though we know shouldn’t. What are some of the secrets to contentment that we can learn from God’s word? 

Here are the takeaways from today’s Better Together podcast episode:

1. We can learn to “secret” to contentment, even if everything in our lives are upside-down.

2. Join Melissa’s Contentment Project – Have you been complaining a lot lately? Learn to move from complaining to contentment by participating in Melissa’s “Contentment Project” starting in early September. Click here to sign up today! 

3. Check out Melissa’s new Bible study, Numbers: Learning Contentment in a Culture of More. Available at all Christian retailers. 



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Barb Roose is passionate about reaching women and teaching them to win at life with God-empowered strength and dignity. She speaks at women's conferences, events and retreats. Barb is the author of multiple books and Bible studies, including Joshua: Winning the Worry Battle Bible study and Winning the Worry Battle book.