Proverbs 29:25 The fear of man bringeth a snare: but whoso putteth his trust in the LORD shall be safe.
Insight and Highlight
Luke 12:4 And I say unto you my friends, Be not afraid of them that kill the body, and after that have no more that they can do.
Intimidation is a state of timidity, fear, and fright. In the modern-day, it can be expressed in the same breath as bullying.
Intimidation holds one back and most of the time results in unproductiveness, inefficiency.
God, in the scriptures, strode ahead of Joshua, urging him to be strong and courageous, Joshua 1:1-8.
He urged Jeremiah that he should not be afraid of the faces of the people He was sending him to, Jer 1: 8.
Are you intimidated? Rise up and refuse intimidation. Pray, know the truth in God’s word for your life: John 8:32 And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.
God is striding ahead of you today, saying be strong and of good courage, Deut 31:6 Be strong and of good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the LORD thy God, he it is that doth go with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee.
Call to Word action
Isaiah 41:10 Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
The Christian clarion duty
Know the word of God to keep you stable and strong in the face of intimidation.
Believe God is with you, even in the face of unjustifiable affliction.
1 Pet 3:14 But and if ye suffer for righteousness' sake, happy are ye: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled.
2 Tim 1:7 For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind., in Jesus name.
Good morning all and have a blessed day today.
God bless you.