I asked GOD to take away my bad habit
GOD said No, it’s not for Him to take it away but for me to give it up
I asked GOD to make my handicapped child whole
GOD said No, his Spirit is whole, it’s only his body that is temporary
I asked GOD to grant me patience
GOD said No, it is a by product of tribulations, it’s not granted but learned
I asked GOD to give me happiness
GOD said No, He gives me blessings, happiness is up to me
I asked GOD to spare me from pain
GOD said No, suffering draws me apart from worldly cares and brings me closer to Him
I asked GOD to make my Spirit grow
GOD said No, I must grow on my own, but He will prune me to make me fruitful
I asked GOD for all things that I may enjoy life
GOD said No, He gives me life so that I may enjoy all things
I asked GOD to help me LOVE others just as much as He loves them
GOD said Yes. That my Son, I will Always Do.