Love you all, praying for you,
I just love God’s Word. It tells you how to Fear God, and the blessing that comes with it. Since the Fear of the LORD is a requirement, the beginning of wisdom, and if you learn it, God will bless you. Since the benefits of fearing God are so great! You are not fearing God for nothing! Is there anything you could do right now to fear God? Praying that you will review the Fear of the LORD Packet. There actually is something you can do, to fear God right now. To help you learn, the fear of the LORD. 8 Things To Fear God Right Now. You could Kneel, Praise, Say, and Tell. You could Turn, Trust, Obey and Hope.
#1 KNEEL. Psalms 135:20 - Bless the LORD, O house of Levi: you that fear the LORD, bless the LORD. That word bless (Baw’-rak) means to kneel, to bless God as an act of adoration. You could get on your knees right now. This is doing the Fear of the LORD. Psalms 95:6 - O come, let us worship and bow down: let us kneel before the LORD our maker. Psalms 5:7 - But as for me, I will come into your house, by your great mercy and in your fear will I bow down toward your holy temple. We don’t have to be in the temple to kneel or bow down. You could Fear the LORD right now – by kneeling before Him. This is the Fear of the LORD.
#2 PRAISE. Psalms 22:23 - You who fear the LORD, praise him! All you descendants of Jacob, glorify him, and stand in awe of him all you descendants of Israel. You could open your mouth right now and Praise Him. Speak aloud of His Character, Power, Authority, or anything that He has done, or done for you! Just by opening your mouth right now and giving him praise, this is the Fear of the LORD.
#3 SAY. Psalms 118:4 - Let them now that fear the LORD say, "His mercy endures forever."
You could open your mouth right now and say – “His mercy endures forever.” You can do this right now, you can do it more than once! This is the fear of the LORD.
#4 TELL. Psalms 66:16 - Come and hear, all you who fear God; let me tell you what he has done for me. You could Tell Someone your Testimony. You could call someone right now and tell them one great thing about God, how powerful and faithful He is, and even one great thing that He has done for you. Give a Testimony. Not only will you be Fearing the LORD, instantly, you will be overcoming the adversary. Revelation 12:11 - And they overcame him, by the blood of the Lamb and the word of their testimony… If you will call someone right now and give glory to God, share your testimony of the great things He has done. This is the Fear of the LORD. And you can do it right now!
#5 TURN Psalms 34:11,14 Come, my children listen to me, and I will teach you the fear of the LORD… Turn from evil and do good... Proverbs 3:7 - Do not be wise in your own eyes: fear the LORD, and depart from evil. (Depart, that means Turn, Flee! Run!) Right Now! Joseph understood this principle. Genesis 39:12 - She caught him by his coat and said, "Come to bed with me!" But he left his coat in her hand and ran out of the house. Proverbs 4:14-15 – “Do not enter the path of the wicked. And do not walk in the way of evil men. Avoid it. Do not walk near it. Turn away from it, and keep on walking.” This means leave now! Don’t wait around. Move your feet! Go Now! This is the Fear of the LORD! Are you right now doing something, about to do something, that does not fully please God? Are you with people who go places or do things which do not lead to the Fear of the LORD, but the desires of this world? LEAVE NOW! Turn from any appearance of evil. Don’t wait, don’t delay, Leave now! Run from it! Turn! and go on your way! This is the Fear of the LORD! and you can do it right now! Commit yourself to turn, ask God to help you turn the very next time you are faced with anything less than the Holiness of God. Turn from evil. This is the fear of the LORD.
#6 TRUST. Psalms 115:11 - You that fear the LORD, trust in the LORD, he is their help and their shield. You could put your trust in Him right now, by praising His Word! Psalms 71:5 - For You are my hope O God, my trust since my youth, from birth I have relied on you… Put your trust in the LORD with your mouth. This is the Fear of the LORD.
#7 OBEY. 2 Chronicles 19:9 – And he charged them, saying, “Thus you shall do in the fear of the LORD, faithfully and with an undivided heart. Commit yourself with your mouth to obey the LORD the very next thing He tells you. David said, Psalms 119:112 - I have inclined my heart to obey your word. David is saying, “I’m going to obey you,” before God even told him to do anything! Ask God to help you! You could even Ask God, “Is there anything, that you have told me to do that I haven’t done yet?” Whatever he reveals – Do it immediately! Right now! Don’t wait - or you won’t do it, you’ll think yourself out of it. Do it right away, Obey right now! This is the fear of the LORD. To Fully Obey what He told you to do.
#8 HOPE. Psalms 147:11 - The LORD takes pleasure in them that fear him, in those that hope in his unfailing love. You could put your hope in God, right now. This is the fear of the LORD. Tell God, Tell yourself, Recount, Praise, and Read His Word. Putting your hope in God is something you can do right now. See the PRISM Topic – How To Put Your Hope In God.
Praying that you will start each day, with 8 Things To Fear God Right Now. It will help you learn the fear of the LORD.
Love you all,
Kelly Kamentz - Jesus follower, husband, father, and friend, helping others surrender time, thoughts, money, and testimony, to fulfill their purpose!