the Fear of the LORD

the Fear of the LORD

Come, my children, listen to me; I will teach you the fear of the LORD. – Psalm 34:11

Pastor:         What is the fear of the LORD?
Men:            The fear of the LORD teaches a man wisdom, and humility comes before honor. – Proverbs 15:33
Women:      Humility and the fear of the LORD bring wealth and honor and life. – Proverbs 22:4

 

Pastor:         He will be the sure foundation for your times, a rich store of salvation and wisdom and knowledge; the fear of the LORD is the key to this treasure. – Isaiah 33:6
Teens & Children:         The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom; all who follow his precepts have good understanding.  To him belongs eternal praise.  – Psalm 111:10
Men:            The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, turning a man from the snares of death. – Proverbs 14:27

Pastor:         You must serve faithfully and wholeheartedly in the fear of the LORD. – 2 Chronicles 19:9
Men:            Through love and faithfulness sin is atoned for; through the fear of the LORD a man avoids evil. – Proverbs 16:6

Pastor:         Do not let your heart envy sinners, but always be zealous for the fear of the LORD. – Proverbs 23:17
Seniors (60 + years):     The fear of the LORD adds length to life, but the years of the wicked are cut short. – Proverbs 10:27

Pastor:         Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace. It was strengthened; and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it grew in numbers, living in the fear of the Lord. – Acts 9:31
Teens & Children:         The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.  – Proverbs 9:10

Pastor:         Now let the fear of the LORD be upon you.  Judge carefully, for with the LORD our God there is no injustice or partiality or bribery.”  – 2 Chronicles 19:7
All:                The fear of the LORD is pure, enduring forever. The ordinances of the LORD are sure and altogether righteous. – Psalm 19:9

Scripture taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version, Copyright© 1973, 1978, 1984 by International Bible Society.  Used by permission of International Bible Society

Advertisements