The Bible clearly lays out the rewards of fearing the Lord. It's important to realize what we would be giving up if we persisted in disobedience. Meditate on the following Scripture passages and be compelled to walk in the fear of the Lord. It just makes sense.
What is the source of your authority? Your ability to pray with boldness and perseverance? No, it comes from somewhere else. Your decision to walk in the fear of the Lord actually builds spiritual authority into your life. Read more...
You know it's important. You read about fearing the Lord, but it can seem elusive. How are you really supposed to fear the Lord? Don't worry. God is such a good Father. He tells you how to do it specifically. Read more below.
How you walk has to do with your vision. How you see God will determine how you follow him. Seeing God for who he is will lead you on the path of intimacy with him... the walk of the fear of the Lord.
Do you live your life trying to stay away from big sins... hoping that you don't step across the line into evil? Legalism loves the edges of the boundaries - trying to get close to the fire without getting burned. Learn to fear the Lord by taking on his desire for purity in your life. Read more...
How do you feel about God's holiness? Is it something that you are attracted to? Or do you feel a big separation with God because of his holiness? Learn to come close to this holy God through the fear of the Lord.