Breaking Free From Fear: Part 2 – Facing the Future without Fear


Breaking Free From Fear: Part 2 – Facing the Future without Fear
Matthew 6:25 Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life... Matthew 6:25 According to Amazon, the most highlighted passage in all books read on Kindle (as of November 2014) – highlighted almost twice as often as any other passage – is from the second volume of The Hunger Games: "Because sometimes things happen to people and they’re not equipped to deal with them." What does that tell us about the state of fear about the future? Uncertainty breeds anxiety! Harvard psychologist ...

Breaking Free From Fear: Part 1 – Escaping the Approval Trap


Breaking Free From Fear: Part 1 – Escaping the Approval Trap
Proverbs 29:25 The fear of man proves to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe. Proverbs 29:25 Fear is one of the most basic human instincts. Life is filled with fears. We definitely have plenty to be afraid of in the world today. But one fear we seldom consider comes from within. It’s the fear of rejection. The Bible calls it the fear of man. We all want to be loved and accepted. Everyone wants approval. Therein lies the trap. Craving the approval of the crowd only tight ...