Perfect Love

I John 4:18 reads, “There is no fear in Love; but perfect Love casteth out fear: because fear hath torment.  He that feareth is not made perfect in Love.”  So many times it has felt like I should not be afraid, that it is something I need to do.  Of course, I realize that fear is the basis of all anger, negative feelings, disease and pain of any kind.  That verse is not telling us that there should be no fear in Love, but there is NO fear in Love.  God is Love and can know no fear.  “Be not afraid” and “Fear not” are all through the Bible.  Would God expect His child to do something so difficult?

The Truth is God knows no fear, so how can we?  We handle this with the knowledge that we are talking about God here, never, ever human love.

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Everything Belongs to God

Everything we have belongs to God, so I am not so sure, He could or would have a bad relationship, a disease of any kind or a lack of supply.  Accept this as Truth and it will set you free.  God’s world is our classroom and His word is a lamp to our feet and a light for our path.

“Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe, for our ‘God is  a consuming fire.'”

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