Only the High Priest was allowed to approach the Ark once a year, only the Kohathites were allowed to carry the Ark covered, but looking into it was never ever a part of worship.
No matter the weakening moment you face today, God is with you in it. Lean on his strength and promise.
We understand these complaints because we either have experienced something like this or we know someone who has. This kind of trouble could sap all hope from a person’s heart.
Faith powers our ability to ignore the passing of time, and trust the Lord to work it all out according to his purpose.