Isaiah 8:1 – 9:7
1 Peter 1:22 – 2:12
Isaiah 8:11–13 (NKJV)
11For the Lord spoke thus to me with a strong hand, and instructed me that I should not walk in the way of this people, saying:
12“Do not say, ‘A conspiracy,’ Concerning all that this people call a conspiracy, Nor be afraid of their threats, nor be troubled.
13The Lord of hosts, Him you shall hallow; Let Him be your fear, And let Him be your dread.
I Do not fear what others fear
II Fear whom you should fear
Matthew 10:28 (NKJV)
28And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. But rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
2 Corinthians 7:1 (NKJV)
1Therefore, having these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
1 Peter 1:17 (NKJV)
17And if you call on the Father, who without partiality judges according to each one’s work, conduct yourselves throughout the time of your stay here in fear;
III Joy and Peace in believing