Proverbs 22:4 – “The reward for humility and fear of the Lord is riches and honor and life.”
Jesus Christ is true to His promise, when he said In Matthew 5:3,5,9
“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.
 Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.
Poor in Spirit means- humble and meek. Teachable heart.
We all strive to reach our dreams and goals and be rewarded, but the reward we know of is only limited to the ways of the world. We should desire to seek the rewards that is everlasting, rewards that has Eternal Value which comes from God alone. God also wants us prospered and blessed while on earth, the bible says in
Psalm 27:13 – “I remain confident of this: I will see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living.”
God’s will for us is to have Riches,Honor and Life. God’s will be done on earth as it is in heaven. To receive all of God’s blessing we should be in right standing with God. “Humility” and “Fear Of The Lord ” is the Key to have “Riches”, “Honor” and “Life.”
3 John 1:2 – “Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you may be in good health, as it goes well with your soul.”
Philippians 4:19 – “And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.”
Question: How much do you value humility? How do you express your reverence or fear in God?