Tag Archives: Fear

A Kingdom Which Cannot Be Moved – Hebrews 12:28

Wherefore we receiving a kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace, whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and godly fear – Hebrews 12:28 Meditation:  So much of our daily lives is beyond our control, and this realization can drive us to feel victimized by circumstances.  Fear can creep into our minds […]

Today and Tomorrow – Matthew 6:34

Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof. – ​Matthew 6:34 Meditation:  Do you worry?  Do you spend time on great concerns about tomorrow?  Many people are worried about everything.  There are even diagnosed conditions for such […]

Hearken – Psalm 34:11

Come, ye children, hearken unto me: I will teach you the fear of the Lord. – Psalm 34:11 Meditation:  One of the boldest and most powerful illustrations in the Gospels is recorded in Matthew 18:1-4, where Jesus challenged the world’s notion of greatness.  Matthew writes, “At the same time came the disciples unto Jesus, saying, […]

Honour, Love, and Fear – 1 Peter 2:17

1 Peter 2:17 – Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king. Honour.  It is just a word, but there are duels between fellows because of it, and wars between nations have been fought over it.  It is demanded by some and expected by others.  It is easy to give and yet […]

My Lord and My God – John 20:28-29

John 20:29 – Jesus saith unto him, Thomas, because thou hast seen me, thou hast believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.   My youngest son’s middle name is Thomas.   On both sides of our family, the name Thomas was enjoyed by several beloved ancestors.  While my son is […]

The Lord Is My Helper – Hebrews 13:6

Hebrews 13:6 – So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what man shall do unto me. Do you ever get nervous or even scared?  I think we can honestly that we have all felt nervous or fearful.  Each day we venture out into the world to […]

The Lord Will Do Great Things – Joel 2:21

Joel 2:21 – Fear not, O land; be glad and rejoice: for the Lord will do great things. When I was very young, I was afraid of the dark. Particularly, I was fearful of what might crawl out of the shadowy confines of my closet at night. While I outgrew this sort of childish terror, […]