“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
“For the Lord taketh pleasure in his people; he will beautify the meek with salvation.” ~Psalm 149:4
“What man is he that feareth the Lord? him shall He teach in the way that He shall choose.” ~Psalm 25:12
What does it mean to fear the Lord? I recently heard it explained this way in a sermon: to fear Jehovah means
- To know Him and what He has done.
- To love Him for all that He is and all that He has done.
- To seek to please Him in everything you do.
What man is he that feareth the Lord, with all his heart, as he ought?
“Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.” ~Joshua 1:9
“For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.” ~Romans 18:8
“Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.” ~Philippians 4:8
“O give thanks unto the Lord; for He is good; for His mercy endureth for ever.”
~ I Chronicles 16:34
“Commit thy way unto the Lord; trust also in Him; and He shall bring it to pass. The law of his God is in his heart; none of his steps shall slide.”
Psalm 37:5, 31