This is a guest post from my wife, Melanie. She originally wrote this post for Biblical Woman, the blog site for the Women’s Programs at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. The post originally appeared here.
“What are you writing about, momma?” one of my daughters asked innocently as I began working on this piece.
“Complaining,” I replied.
With a concerned look on her face, she said, “Oh. Are you going to name any names?”
While I initially laughed at her response, it reminded me of the broad scope of this problem throughout God’s people, even in my own household and in my own heart.
Despite the trials going on in our country or the severity of the headlines, we, as Christian Americans, live a relatively easy life, especially compared to our brothers and sisters in Christ who live abroad.
I believe it is this life filled with an abundance…
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