But when you ask for something, you must have faith and not doubt. Anyone who doubts is like an ocean wave tossed around in a storm. If you are that kind of person, you can't make up your mind, and you surely can't be trusted. So don't expect the Lord to give you anything at all.
Contemporary English Version, copyright © American Bible Society, 1995
I believe this is a pretty straight-forward message for today. I like the way the Contemporary English Version just puts it out there.