Daily Devotional Journal
Do you like getting your own way? Doesn’t everyone? But do you realize that getting everything you wanted would ruin you? You refer to those who get everything they want without effort as spoiled, and this is a good description. You can point to verses in the Bible that say you can have anything you want. Are you going to hold me to this or would you rather defer to my wisdom in directing your life? It is not within a man to direct his own steps. My word teaches you not to think that your trials are strange intruders, but to welcome them as friends. Do you have enough wisdom and discernment to see them as such?