Jesus is truly the “balm of Gilead” for all the hurting people of the world.
The problem with making assumptions and not being vocal about your expectations is that you will get your heartbroken.
Just think of how temporal the numbing injection used by the dentists for tooth extraction works. Shortly after the procedure, it wears off, and you are back to square one.
There is only one way you’re going to be a gracious person – stay filled up with God. If your tank gets low on God, you’re not going to be gracious at all. You’ve got to stay filled up with God.