Have you ever had a moment when you asked God for something and His answer was “Not Yet?” How did you feel when He said that to you? If you are brutally honest, you probably felt frustrated with the Lord and sometimes you even believed that He did not really care about your needs.”
When we use the word “jealous,” we use it in a sense of being envious of someone who has something we do not have. This kind of jealousy is a sin and is not characteristic of a Christian; rather, it shows that we are still being controlled by our own desires (1 Corinthians 3:3). Galatians 5:26 says, “Let us not become conceited, provoking and envying each other.”
Many people have the false perception that high school students can only choose between two categories: athletics and academics. However, the truth is that you can excel in both worlds, all it takes is hard work, using your talents, and having faith that God will give you the wisdom if you ask for it.