God has great things for you to do

And whenever the spirit from God came upon Saul, David would pick up his harp and play, and Saul would become well, and the spirit of distress would depart from him. – 1 Samuel 16:23
There is someone who really needs the comfort you can share with them through the gifts and talents God has given you.

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Jesus wins. Every. Single. Time.

But David said to the Philistine, You come against me with a dagger, spear, and sword, but I come against you in the name of the Lord of Hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied. – 1 Samuel 17:45
David, a teenager who wasn’t even big enough to fit into a suit of armor, stands across from Goliath, a giant of a man who was also the most skilled and ferocious fighter of the enemy. Things did not look good.

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Obedience is better than sacrifice

But Samuel declared: “Does the Lord delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices as much as in obedience to His voice? Behold, obedience is better than sacrifice, and attentiveness is better than the fat of rams. – 1 Samuel 15:22
It can get very complicated to make up for the wrongs you do.

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Keep going

“Do not be afraid,” Samuel replied. “Even though you have committed all this evil, do not turn aside from following the LORD, but serve the LORD with all your heart. – 1 Samuel 12:20
Do not give in to your guilt and regrets. God’s grace is greater than anything you have done.

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