Fear the Lord your God and depart from evil – Prayer for April 5. The name of the Lord is the safest place to be in life. There is only one condition to get this- fear the God and depart from evil. When you enter into it, your safety is guaranteed even in the days of evil. So let’s depend on the surest place of safety today.
Bible Verse for Today
“Whoever fears the LORD has a secure fortress, and for their children, it will be a refuge.” (Proverbs 14:26)
God is the surest refuge, he will always shield his people from dangers. There is just one condition to get this and the condition is fear the Lord. When you have the fear of the Lord, you will obey all that is written in his word. So for safety in this life, we need the word of God. Some people go through trials in life mostly because they don’t dwell on the word, the wisdom of God. God protects us from dangers even when we are not aware of it. He watches over us day and night, at home and outside home. Psalm 121:7-8 “The LORD keeps you from all harm and watches over your life. The LORD keeps watching over you as you come and go, both now and forever.
In our going out today, let’s trust God for safety and dwell on his word. It is when we obey his word and fear him that he will cocoon us from all evil that may come in the day and night. Psalm 91 confirms it that God is the surest place for safety. Dwell on the secret place of God which is the place of prayer and studying the word of God and you shall be saved.
Fear the Lord your God Prayer for Today
Heavenly Father, all through the night, you stood by me and kept me from all evil that flies by day. My family is safe just because you are the surest place for safety. I thank you so much for these.
I depend on you today as I would be doing my works today for safety. As I will be walking on the street, Lord please save me from evil and help me to depart from it. I run into you, shield me, cocoon me, and let keep dwelling in you forever. Amen.