“Fear Not! You Are Not Forgotten” ( Luke 12:6-7 KJV ) by Carley Evans

Group of sparrows.

“Are not five sparrows sold for two farthings, and not one of them is forgotten before God? But even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not therefore: ye are of more value than many sparrows.”

I gather sparrows are valuable in Jesus’ culture. Five of these little birds are worth 2 farthings. Even less valuable items gain God’s notice. The hairs on my head “are all numbered” says the Word of God. In other words, nothing escapes God’s notice. He sees, He knows everything about everything. Not only does He see and know, He also cares about everything. He cares about things which we human beings do not value or which we hold in low esteem.

Because God cares about “the little things,” we ought to rest assured He cares about the important things, i.e. about us. We “are of more value than many sparrows.” Since this truth ought to be obvious, why do we live in fear?

God’s Word tells us, “Fear not! You are not forgotten” by God.

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7 Comments Add yours

  1. lambskinny says:

    Thanks Humanity 777.

  2. lambskinny says:

    Thanks Writing Sisters! – Betsy and Laurie.

  3. lambskinny says:

    Thank you Where God Takes Me and Mizz Blonde.

  4. lambskinny says:

    Blessings Magdalena.

  5. lambskinny says:

    Thanks Susie. Nice to “see” you.

  6. lambskinny says:

    Thanks Lori. Many blessings to you and yours.

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