Proverbs Devotion – December 9 2013

proverbs devotion December 9 2013

“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding. “ (KJV) Proverbs 9:10

The idea of fear has been twisted. We tend to view fear as being afraid or scared – think horro films, haunted houses and dangerous situations.

This scriptures uses a different word (yirah) that focuses on reference. It is not a frightened emotion, but a wonder or overwhelming blanket of hope and expectation.

Coming to this place of awe – of speechless admiration – opens the door for wisdom to settle into the heart.

Are you in awe of the Lord, or has He become so “common place” that you often miss Him altogether?

Kathryn Lang

#Hope builder. #Dream inspirer. Master of “it’s all about #relationships.” Aficionado of inappropriate laughter, Kathryn Lang believe we can all fly and works to help others find the time to make their dreams come true. She shares with people that are trying to walk the tightrope of family, work, and faith – and keep them all in the right balance. Contact Kathryn today to speak or teach at your next event.

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