Like, seriously God.
All this waiting and unknown is getting kinda old; can't you just tell me what you're thinking?
I know dependence on you is a good lesson and all, but I was kind of hoping to be done with it by now.
Maybe we could move on to joy?
Or, say, faithfulness?
I could settle for a real good conviction on teaching Sunday school twice a month, as opposed to once a month.
God, I'd appreciate some clear "how to" manuals, if that isn't too much to ask.
Yeah, the Bible is awesome and all...
but I'm not exactly finding the answers I was looking for.
You see, I was looking for closure on some trauma.
I looked and it told me that trauma is part of the broken world,
and you hold me in every situation.
I was hoping you could take my guilt from me,
but the Bible said that I needed to lay it at your feet.
I asked about a situation that I would like to stay silent in
(hint: I was looking for some backup)
But then the Bible said something about speaking truth loudly, which wasn't exactly the answer I was looking for.
So okay, fine.
I'll try to learn grace and contentment and peace and self-sacrifice.
I'll remember: your will. not mine.
But if you happen to change your mind, feel free to drop of that instruction manual.
It's the second mailbox.