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Fear of God versus Fear of Man

In kids’ language, we call it peer pressure. In Christianese, we label it fear of man. Different terms that mean the same thing. It’s all about buckling in our behavior in order to achieve man’s approval or acceptance. What are some examples of falling into the fear of man? A coworker pilfers office supplies for… [ read more ]

Fear of Man

Be honest. How often does the fear of what others think sway your decisions, your words and your actions? A couple of weeks ago, I encountered a situation in which I collided with the fear of man and was forced to make a split-second decision. I’d just returned home from running errands and had parked in… [ read more ]