Fear and Love

In His Presence

Lately I’ve been thinking about the contrast of fear and love. My wise friend says there are two motives from which we base our decisions: fear and love.

When Believers say things out of fear, it is often because they do not know their
1) Identity
2) Father
3) Inheritance from the Father and access to the Father

When Believers say things out of love, it is often because they are growing in their knowledge of their
1)   Identity
2)   Father
3)   Inheritance from the Father and access to the Father

Simple concept, yet hard to put into action. Let me give practical, real life examples of questions we say or think to ourselves concerning God and/or other people.

Fear-based questions:
What can I do to make you love me more?
If I do ________, will you still love me?
How long will it be before you abandon me?
If…

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About morgangascho

I grew up in Iowa, USA (famous for growing corn). I'm contemplative, I love writing, and blogging has become a hobby. Writing worship music is a way to engage in sweet conversation with the Divine Creator of the Universe, Jesus. He is my life. I am hidden in Him and I pray that someday I will know what that means. Until then, I'm seeking His glory, waiting for the day when it will all be revealed to me.
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