"1 My son, do not forget my teaching, but let your heart keep my commandments, 2 for length of days and years of life and peace they will add to you.” (Proverbs 3:1-2, ESV)
"5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. 6 In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make straight your paths. 7 Be not wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord, and turn away from evil. 8 It will be healing to your flesh and refreshment to your bones.” (Proverbs 3:5-8, ESV)
We must trust in the Lord, entirely!
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart…”
“7 Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God. 8 They collapse and fall, but we rise and stand upright.” (Psalm 20:7-8, ESV)
We must not rely on our own understanding!
"5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.
“But he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness and came and sat down under a broom tree. And he asked that he might die, saying, “It is enough; now, O Lord, take away my life, for I am no better than my fathers.” (1 Kings 19:4, ESV)
We must acknowledge Him at every turn!
"5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. 6 In all your ways acknowledge Him…”
“14 For this reason I bow my knees before the Father, 15 from whom every family in heaven and on earth is named, 16 that according to the riches of His glory He may grant you to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in your inner being, 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—“ (Ephesians 3:14-17a, ESV)
“And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to His purpose.” (Romans 8:28, ESV)