I Asked (7/30/14)

I asked for strength…

And God gave me difficulties to make me strong.
 
I asked for wisdom…
And God gave me problems to solve.
 
I asked for prosperity…
And God gave me a brain and energy to work.
 
I asked for courage…
And God gave me danger to overcome.
 
I asked for love…
And God gave me troubled people to help.
 
I asked for favors…
And God gave me opportunities.
 
I received nothing I wanted, but I received everything I needed.