Now then, let the fear of the LORD be upon you. Be careful what you do, for there is no injustice with the LORD our God, or partiality or taking bribes.” Moreover, in Jerusalem Jehoshaphat appointed certain Levites and priests and heads of families of Israel, to give judgment for the LORD and to decide disputed cases. They had their seat at Jerusalem. And he charged them: “Thus you shall do in the fear of the LORD, in faithfulness, and with your whole heart:
The example is the judicial system but by extension applies to every aspect of my life. The Fear of the LORD is to be my guiding light where ever He sends me. I am to deal with everyone whom I have contact with in a way that brings glory and honor to the name of the LORD, God, the Almighty. No shortcuts.
Today's readings in the Psalms:
Morning: Psalm 105
Evening: Psalm 31
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