Lamentations 3:22-23 It is of the LORD'S mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness.
1 Kings 11:14 And the LORD stirred up an adversary unto Solomon, . . .
The Lord may bring adversaries into our lives so that we will turn from our “strange gods” and keep that which the LORD commands 1 Kings 11:10