Having fear causes you to be cautious about your spiritual walk.
Scriptures for Deeper Study:
Proverbs 1:7 - The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge.
Psalm 19:9 - The fear of the Lord is clean.
1 Peter 1:17 - God will judge; Walk in fear.
2 Corinthians 7:1 - Perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Psalm 111:10 - The fear of the Lord is the beginning of Wisdom.
Proverbs 10:27 - The fear of the Lord prolongeth days; but the years of the wicked shall be shortened.
Fear (Hebrew Definition): fear, reverence, exceedingly.
Fear (Greek Definition): to be put in fear; alarm or fright-to be afraid, fear, terror.
WE MUST LEARN TO FEAR THE LORD
Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter; Fear God, and keep His commandments; for this is the whole duty of man. For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil.
Ecclesiastes 12:13-14 KJV