The addiction of gambling comes from the lure of effortless profit and the way of get, motivated by covetousness, which militates against contentment.
If we ask God for wisdom, we will also need to be ready to work to achieve it. Good results do not just magically happen; 'some assembly' is required.
Belief in God involves more than believing He exists, but in faithfully obeying what He asks us to do. Genuine faith gives us access to genuine power.
Because virtually every sin begins as a desire in the mind, the command against coveting (lustful cravings) could be the key to keeping the other commandments.
We have been given something far more valuable than the lottery, namely our calling. We are obligated not to squander this valuable opportunity.