Well, to God we are those babies trying so hard to hold onto him when all we really need is for him to hold onto us.
In this moment your peace and calm are shattered as it flies by your face and next to your ears, tauntingly, because it knows you can’t catch it. In fact, you know you can’t catch it either but still you try.
If David didn’t have that relationship with God and had just prayed for a victory, he would have entered into a battle that was already mapped out to be a loss and blamed God for that loss.
We don’t have to fix our broken bones before we go to the Doctor, that’s what the Doctor is for and in the same way God is our Doctor who is more than pleased to welcome us into his office and heal us.