The most difficult task is to wait on the Lord.
Isaiah 30:15  For thus saith the Lord GOD, the Holy One of Israel; In returning and rest shall ye be saved; in quietness and in confidence shall be your strength: and ye would not.
Isaiah 30:18  And therefore will the LORD wait, that he may be gracious unto you, and therefore will he be exalted, that he may have mercy upon you: for the LORD is a God of judgment: blessed are all they that wait for him.
The Lord is waiting on you to wait on Him so that He can show Himself gracious to you. Don’t let the tyranny of self sufficiency rob you of the miraculous. The Lord wants to bless you so don’t jump the gun and accept something second rate in your own power.
2 Kings 18:4  He removed the high places, and brake the images, and cut down the groves, and brake in pieces the brasen serpent that Moses had made: for unto those days the children of Israel did burn incense to it: and he called it Nehushtan.

All the things that take you away from Jesus Christ are tools of Satan.
2 Kings 18:6-7  For he clave to the LORD, and departed not from following him, but kept his commandments, which the LORD commanded Moses.  And the LORD was with him; and he prospered whithersoever he went forth: