And in their disbelief and complaining against God, they caused the whole nation to grumble, and as a result God killed them with a plague.
And they’re really complaining against the fact that God has told them to go in. You say, well, now, let’s go back to Philippians and see how it all fits. The only way to stop it is to replace it with a good habit - speaking positively. “Grumble against him by bringing out a bad report concerning the land, even those men who brought out the very bad report of the land,” follow this, “died by a plague before the Lord.”  You know what the Lord thinks of grumblers?

The only way you change other people is by changing yourself. Or you want to argue with God about why you’re in the circumstance you’re in, the marriage, the job, the singleness, the residence, whatever it is. God will help us. Stop complaining.

The word is goggusmos. The Bible says that we will give an account of every word we speak. Paul is saying that as Christians, we are to act and react differently than our culture. They took their money and started grumbling against the employer. Chapter 16, by the way, God provided water for them. Practice Speaking Positively. Grumbling and complaining are symptoms of spiritual amnesia, a disease that will kill us unless we make every effort to remember God’s grace to us. “I don’t know.”  And the reason he doesn’t know is because he is postponing responsibility because responsibility means conformity to a system, whereas childhood for him has been absolute freedom. The next day after God’s object lesson about serious treatment of His law, “All the congregation of the sons of Israel,” verse 41, “grumbled against Moses and Aaron, and they’re saying you are the ones who caused the death of the Lord’s people.”  And the Lord was furious. It’s characteristic sin of the proud and it is characteristic sin of the wicked. Now, go over to Numbers for just a moment or two because I want you to see this pattern. What do people get for all their hard work under the sun? Where am I supposed to get meat for all these people? Why do you test the Lord? Let me sort of ease in to our subject a little bit, if I might.
Then, whether I come and see you or only hear about you in my absence, I will know that you stand firm in the one Spirit, striving together as one for the faith of the gospel. Work on it today, will you?

And they came to Marah, they couldn’t drink the waters of Marah, they were bitter therefore it was named Marah, so the people what? Jonah was commanded by the Lord to go to Nineveh (Jonah 1:2). Because life isn’t going to always serve you up what you’d like. I am a product of my environment or upbringing. We then sit and complain about what the Lord has given us, but God heard our prayers, answered, and provided. The sin of complaining Numbers 11:1-3 Niles Grace Brethren Church 9/28/08 0. Complaining, and let me say it to you, and here’s the definition I want you to hold on to: complaining is the symptom of a deep-seeded spiritual problem. They had been led out of Egypt. Verse 45, He says, “Get away from among this congregation that I may consume them instantly. A lot of time, complaining is an attempt to blame other people for the problems we create. . I have heard the complaints of the sons of Israel which they are making against Me. Or you want to argue with God about why you have to do what you have to do.

And as soon as they got out of the land of Egypt they started to complain, and it never really ended. Am I their father? God’s going to allow you to go through trials and testings and difficulties not to make you gripe, but to help you to pray, to teach you to trust, to teach you to be grateful and thankful for what you have because you can see the hard things as well. James wrote (James 1:4) that trials build up patience and that we should allow for the nature of faith (patience) to have its perfect work. You’re going to have to take us to the desert to bury us? I want to share something with you that I read online (on one of my social networks), I can’t remember where, so I am unable to give this person credit. Their favorite saying is … nothing ever changes…, “Everything is meaningless,” says the Teacher, “completely meaningless!”. Jonah, however, had his own idea in mind and chose not to do as commanded by the Lord.

That’s the main point.

Too often, we complain in an effort to be irresponsible in our lives. Complaining isn’t just a bad habit or tendency… it’s sin and it’s serious. Complaining is rebellion. Adam wasn’t married; he woke up one morning he was married.


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