Freedom From Fear Blog

January 18, 2018

Mark 6:50 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) for they all saw him and were terrified. But immediately he spoke to them and said, “Take heart, it is I; do not be afraid.”   “Ongoing Thanks” Mathematically speaking, I’ve written more than 4,000 Daily Devotions. To the best of my memory, none of those thousands have […]

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January 17, 2018

Matthew 14:27 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) But immediately Jesus spoke to them and said, “Take heart, it is I; do not be afraid.”   Freedom to Fail When we think of the stereotypical “Christian” they never swear, cheat, lie, steal, have imperfect or impure thoughts and keep the right kind of company. This list […]

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January 16, 2018

Genesis 3:10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) He said, “I heard the sound of you in the garden, and I was afraid, because I was naked; and I hid myself.”   There is something very interesting here. God asks essentially the same question to both the man and the woman. He is saying to each, Tell […]

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January 15, 2018

Proverbs 29:25 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The fear of others lays a snare,     but one who trusts in the Lord is secure. We have seen that it is the fear of the Lord that precipitates His protection round about our lives. This same fear of the Lord also rains His abundance upon our lives. Even in the […]

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January 14, 2018

Proverbs 29:25 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The fear of others lays a snare,     but one who trusts in the Lord is secure. This week, I had a breakthrough in my walk with the Lord. I do not tell you that to brag in any way on myself. I tell you, to glorify God. You see, for many […]

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January 13, 2018

Isaiah 33:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) he will be the stability of your times,     abundance of salvation, wisdom, and knowledge;     the fear of the Lord is Zion’s treasure. “God knows my heart!” You ride in your car, smelling and looking good, hair done or a fresh-cut, nice pant suit or dress, smiling because you want the world […]

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January 12, 2018

Psalm 33:18 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Truly the eye of the Lord is on those who fear him,     on those who hope in his steadfast love, God Providential Care. This is not an ironclad guarantee that all believers will be delivered from death and starvation. Thousands of Christian saints have been beaten to death, whipped, fed […]

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January 11, 2018

Deuteronomy 3:22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) Do not fear them, for it is the Lord your God who fights for you.” God is on Your Side God is on your side. God Most High has your back. Even if you feel like you are fighting for your life or running for your life—like David was when […]

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January 10, 2018

Proverbs 22:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The reward for humility and fear of the Lord     is riches and honor and life. A LIVING GOD By humility and the fear of the Lord are riches and honor and life. Proverbs 22:4 He had gone to church as a young boy. However, in growing older he strayed from […]

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January 9, 2018

Isaiah 51:12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) I, I am he who comforts you;     why then are you afraid of a mere mortal who must die,     a human being who fades like grass? What are you afraid of? I am afraid of confrontation. I know that confronting a small thing when it occurs is better […]

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January 8, 2018

Psalm 34:7 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The angel of the Lord encamps     around those who fear him, and delivers them. In Jesus We Are In The Best Of Care. CONTEXT The Lord, a Provider and Deliverer. Praise for Deliverance from Trouble CROSS REFERENCES 2 Kings 6:17 (KJV) And Elisha prayed, and said, Lord, I pray thee, […]

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January 7, 2018

Deuteronomy 1:17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) You must not be partial in judging: hear out the small and the great alike; you shall not be intimidated by anyone, for the judgment is God’s. Any case that is too hard for you, bring to me, and I will hear it.”   Wisdom The wisdom of […]

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