How does God feel about complaining? Israel complained constantly and learned that their sin of discontent angers God who provided for their every need.
When Jesus healed a man with many demons, he wanted to follow Jesus, but Jesus told him to go home & tell of the great things that had been done for him.
Because Jesus lives within us, the Light of the World should shine through us into a lost world dark with sin. Jesus expects us to let our light shine!
The Israelite Priests were instructed to say a prayer of blessing of the people of Israel – not as a vain repetitious prayer, but one to bless the people.
If we want to find the blessing and favor of God, then we must walk, keep, and do God’s statutes and commandments.