Tag Archives: Reverence

Fear of the Lord XIII: The Riches of Knowing God

When we bow toward God in reverence and surrender, we can enter the richness of relationship with him through his son, Jesus. We will lack nothing if we fear God. Come to him. Taste and see that the Lord is … Continue reading

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Fear of the Lord XII: Compelled by God’s Love

Does the love of Jesus compel you? This is a measure of your reverence for God. If you do not feel compelled by Jesus, you likely do not revere and respect him. So check yourself. Check your reverence meter. God … Continue reading

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Fear of the Lord XI: Eyes of the Merciful Lord

Welcome the eyes of the merciful God upon your life. Be awe-filled by his love for you. Put your hope in him. God is merciful and we can come to him in respect and reverence to hope in him. Don’t … Continue reading

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Fear of the Lord X: Full Surrender

Jesus is our primary example of how to demonstrate and delight in the fear of the Lord. He was full of the Holy Spirit, and when we have the Spirit in us, we will have awe-filled reverence for God. Invite … Continue reading

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Fear of the Lord IX: What Does God Ask?

When we know how much God loves us and what he has done for us, sovereign respect and awesome reverence are our fitting and appropriate response. We will care what he asks and be motivated to follow him with all … Continue reading

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Fear of the Lord VIII: Fair Trade

The fear of the Lord is an important backdrop in our dealings with others.  The attitude of awesome reverence and sovereign respect for God puts him in his rightful place in our lives and informs our behaviour in relationship with … Continue reading

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Fear of the Lord VII: Serving With Reverence

Serving the Lord is a trust. We are entrusted with our duties. And God is present when you serve him. He is present when you represent him. Every moment. So today, we are encouraged to let our awesome reverence and … Continue reading

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