I want to point out the featured photo scripture should not say “be careful for nothing” that would be careless to be careful of nothing. It’s either a crappy translation or its a word change. But rather the message is don’t fear and worry about things. Just ask your Father God who will provide for us more so even than we provide for our little children. And surely we should ask God for that which we need if we are feeling it. It is not a command but rather a suggestion and reassurance.
James Chapter 4 at Blue Letter Bible
2 Ye lust, and have not: ye kill, and desire to have, and cannot obtain: ye fight and war, yet ye have not, because ye ask not.
3 Ye ask, and receive not, because ye ask amiss, that ye may consume it upon your lusts.
Faith in God means exerting the communication from one’s heart to get to know God better. This includes asking for the things of faith and whatever else we believe we need. Just like we would, as children ask our Loving Father for something we desire. Isn’t this part of being “real”? Is this not part of relationship skills? Or maybe we are too proud and self sufficient to ask for anything. Perhaps we are afraid the answer will be “no”. Nevertheless relationships must include fellowship. Lest we die and get taken up only to face a Creator who says to us “who are you?”
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