Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Shiloh 2016 Day 1 with Bishop Aremu
Walking in the fear of the lord guarantees a future. Bishop Thomas AREMU Deut 30:19-20 The fear of the lord is a choice. It is loving God and obeying God. You need to make a choice for the fear of the lord. Isaiah 11:2-3 - the seven spirits of the lord. Your choice is what determines your actions. What is the fear of the lord? This is a crave to please God as a lifestyle. Psalm 19:9, Genesis 12:4 The fear of the lord is a driving force unto obedience. Genesis 22:1, 12 The baseline for obedience is the fear of the lord. If you fear God, you will give him anything. If there is anyone to please, it is the lord. Deut 28:12 It takes the fear of the lord to access kingdom treasures. 2. The fear of the lord is a heart ever panting after God. Proverbs 23:26 When you fear God, you will hand over your heart to him. Psalm 42:1-4 The fear of the lord makes you pant for the things of the kingdom. 3. The fear of lord is a commitment to obeying divine instruction from the lord as they come to you from time to time. Most time, God's commandment are never convenient. When you fear God you are willing to please God at all times. It never settle for excuses. 4. The fear of the lord hates evil and exault all that is good. It despises all that is of the appearance of evil. Proverbs 8:13 Without the fear of God, you murmur and complain at every slight setback. Blessed is the man that fears tge lord. Psalm 112:1-3 The man that fear the lord, has guarantee for generational impact. The fear of the lord grants you access to the glimps of the future. psalm 25:12-14 The fear of the lord connects you to light. PROOFS OF WALKING IN THE FEAR OF THE LORD. 1. You will keep his commandments. Deut 6:2 You will keep his word 2. You will serve him. Deut 6:13, Joshua 24:14 The fear of the lord is proved by demonstratable acts. 3. You will obey hin. Delayed obedience is disobedience. Deut 13:4 4. You will love him and his people. Deut 10:12 You love God with passion. 5. You will be delighted to worship him. You will praise him. You will constantly be in his presence. Psalm 22:23 What God does or won't do cannot deter a man with the fear of God. Don't use circumstances to judge the faithfulness of God. Avoid unholy desperation. If you fear God, you will be thankful unto him. Acts 9:31 The fear of the lord guarantees rest. The fear of the lord multiplies comfort. Deut 1:10 The fear of the lord is doing what he has commanded. Matthew 10:28 With the fear of the lord, you have nothing to fear. Psalm 24:1 Proverbs 9:10 The fear of the lord is what begets wisdom that commands wealth. Psalm 111:10 Everything must begin with the fear of the lord. John 8:32, isaiah 60:1 The fear of the lord is an elastic virtue. It is in degrees. A man with the fear of the lord shivers when he falls by chance into error.