Praying from James 3:16 relating to Jealousy, Selfish Ambition, Confusion
Dear God, please help me to overcome jealousy and selfish ambition in my heart. I know that where these feelings exist, there is confusion and every evil deed. Please guide me to focus on serving others and seeking your will, rather than my own desires. Help me to be content with what I have and to trust in your provision. May my actions and thoughts be pure and pleasing to you. Amen.
Verse: For where jealousy and selfish ambition are, there is confusion and every evil deed.
This is a Command. The verse is warning the reader to avoid jealousy and selfish ambition, as they lead to confusion and evil deeds.