We live in a world where we are constantly surrounded by newer, shinier, bigger, and better. Whether it’s material possessions or someone else’s accomplishments, we are constantly tempted by comparison. Whenever comparison begins, contentment ends. The fastest way to kill something special is to compare it to something else. Comparison can do one of two things—it can lead us to either a sense of inferiority or a sense of superiority—and neither pleases God.