Sermon Notes & Life Group Questions

Program 11-10-19
Notes & Life Group Questions 11-10-19 (WORD)
Notes & Life Group Questions 11-10-19 (PDF)

Message Notes
The Fear Of God
Pt. 2

Main Point: The answer to every fear is a greater fear of the Lord.

The Fear of the Lord is:

1- the beginning… Proverbs 1:12, 2:6 & Ecclesiastes 12:12-14

“Wisdom Literature” Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Solomon

Exposing what we truly love

Following your fears…

2- Knowledge Proverbs 1:12, 2:6

Two realities in tension

3- Wisdom Proverbs 9:10

“Companion Emotions: Fear and love.” P.J. Buys

You cannot fear God and other things or people. It is functionally impossible!

Life Grp Q’s
The Fear of The Lord
Part 2


•Who is the wisest person you’ve ever known? Describe them and what made them wise in your opinion?


•In the message this week, was there anything that particularly caught your attention, challenged or confused you?

•How does the “Fear of God” enhance the “Love of God” in our lives?

Going Deeper

•In these scriptures, what are the benefits for those who fear the Lord?
-Psalm 25:12 (also consider Proverbs 3:5-7)

-Psalm 31:19-24

-Psalm 103:11-14

-Proverbs 14:26-27

•Which of these do you identify with right now and why?


•What is the Holy Spirit to do in light of this study?

-What support can we as a group give you in moving forward?
(If you’re unsure, ask for help.)