True contentment means understanding that at any given moment I have everything I truly need.
When the Psalmist expressed in verse 15: 'My times are in your hands,' he was saying: 'Lord, in the situation that I find myself, I'm going to trust You,' with my life, my circumstances, my future....
God always answers our prayers. But his answer isn't always "Yes" - the answer was "No" for James and John. Sometimes his answer is "Wait."
Waiting is perhaps the hardest discipline of the Christian life.