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Database developer, graphic designer, comic book author, and most importantly pastor and father.

The Fear of the Lord

God’s desire is to speak to us in many ways – Isaiah and Revelations speak of the seven-fold Spirit of God. The last of these aspects or facets of the way He relates to us is through the Fear of the Lord. Fear from the Biblical word in Hebrew is a form of respect, awe, honor, consideration. It calls us to consider adjusting our behavior and attitude in light of how we relate. Notes from the meeting are below:

 

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Staying Hungry…

Twelve years ago, we started with a question:

“Why do some people grow in the Lord and change, but others drift away?”

Recently, I heard an answer to that question:
“You have to stay hungry for the things of God”

What keeps us hungry? What does that even mean?

  • Physical “hunger” can be in our heads sometimes; we’re not in “hunger” we’re simply “hungry”
    • People eat out of stress, extreme emotional need, and boredom
    • While satisfying, it comes from habit. Something else is driving that need
  • Isn’t hunger for the Lord a good thing?

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