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The Fear Of God Is Directly Connected To Obedience

[Adapted from Joy Dawson’s “Intimate Friendship With God“]

It is the kindness of God that brings us to repentance.  The fear of God is directly connected to our obedience.

When Abraham was about to sacrifice his son, Isaac, in obedience to the voice of the LORD, the angel said to him, “Now I know that you fear God, seeing you have not withheld your son, your only son, from me.” (Genesis 22:12)

Many times we hear testimonies that go like this: “After arguing with God for a while I finally gave in.”  These testimonies reveal the lack of the fear of God. Continue reading “The Fear Of God Is Directly Connected To Obedience” »