Trust in the Lord with all your heart
And do not lean on your own understanding.
In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He will make your paths straight.
This is one of those almost-too-familiar passages that we can often gloss over and say “yes, yes, I already know that one”. But digging deeper it offers some clear guidance on dealing with the situations in our lives – including the situation with our difficult N.
Proverbs 3:5-8 describes a very positive outcome, as well as three conditions for that outcome to take place.