Joy in Wisdom
What is Fear?
June 7th, 2020
Title: “What is Fear”
Yearly Theme: “Joy is…”
Message 1 in the Series: “The Joy of Wisdom”
(Psalm 56:11; Proverbs 1:7)
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Key Point: “Fear of man fosters ignorance; fear of God brings true knowledge and wisdom.”
Where the fear of God exists, the presence of God dwells, and order comes out of chaos. Where the fear of man exists (and the fear of God does not) the moral fabric of a society unravels, and the conscience of mankind dulled.
Let’s break down at these two types of fear today:
• Fear of Man.
Psalm 56:11 (NKJV), In God I have put my trust; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?
Which leads me to the second type of fear, the…
• Fear of God.
Proverbs 1:7 (NLT), Fear of the LORD is the foundation of true knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and discipline.