When God promises you riches, don’t think of gold and jewels; think of real wealth. Think of salvation, the Holy Spirit, security, eternity, and so much more.
A loving godly father is the drill sergeant his family needs him to be. Drill them in solid biblical knowledge and practice so when its needed, they’ll be ready.
The life of a Christian is a journey from darkness toward an ever-brighter future. In the dark days, remember there is light at the end of the tunnel.