I. Fear God
“But just as He who called you is holy, so be holy in all you do, 16for it is written: “Be holy, because I am holy.” 1 Peter 1:16
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.” Proverbs 1:7
“It is a dreadful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.” Hebrews 10:31
II. Obey God’s Commands.
“You are my friends if you do what I command.” John 15:14
“This is how we know that we love the children of God: by loving God and carrying out his commands. In fact, this is love for God: to keep his commands. And his commands are not burdensome.” 1 John 5:2-3
Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather, be afraid of the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell.” Matthew 10:28