The Fear TrapMarch 13, 2021
Fear not, for I am with you;
Be not dismayed, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you,
Yes, I will help you,
I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.
No need to fear because God is us.
Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil;
For You are with me;
Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.
God is the and gives us comfort when we fear.
comfort and even in darkness.
We should God completely.
Deuteronomy 8:6 NKJV
““Therefore you shall keep the commandments of the LORD your God, to walk in His ways and to fear Him.”
Fear of God refers to fear or a specific sense of respect, awe, and to a deity.
Job 1:1 NKJV
“There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was blameless and upright, and one who feared God and shunned evil.”
Submit to God follow his
- Our -loving him more than ourselves
- Our -committing ourselves completely
- Our – seeking to know him and his word, so his principles and values form the foundation of all that we think and do.
- Our-recognizing that our strengths and talents are given to us from God.
- Our – all the resources come from God and we are just managers not owners.
- Our – deciding to serve God with everything.
Trust in God for all of our
Hebrews 13:5-6 NKJV
“Let your conduct be without covetousness; be content with such things as you have. For He Himself has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.” So we may boldly say: “The LORD is my helper; I will not fear. What can man do to me?””
– extreme greed for material wealth.
Be with God. He is all we will ever need.
God is .
And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. But rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
Are not two sparrows sold for a copper coin? And not one of them falls to the ground apart from your Father’s will. But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not fear therefore; you are of more value than many sparrows.