"Praise the LORD, my soul,and forget not all his benefits— who forgives all yourDavid could have focused on his failures. Instead, he remembered and focused on God's forgiveness. He could have focused on his diseases. Instead, he remembered and focused on how good God had been to heal them. He could have focused on the pain of the pit. Instead, he remembered and focused on the fact that God had pulled him out of it.
sins and heals all your diseases,who redeems your life from the pit and crowns
you with love and compassion," Psalm 103:2-4
Difficulties are going to come. Walking with God sometimes means walking through trials. But instead of focusing on your situation, remember God's goodness. Let it permeate your thoughts and emotions. Because whatever your past performance or present struggle, God is with you to help, save and heal. He will, because He is a good God.
EXCERPTED FROM MY PASTOR, STEVEN FURTICK'S BOOK SUN STAND STILL, p. 87