Faith is the answer to all our fears. As a result, ‘Overcoming Fear with Faith‘ is one discipline that we must learn. In order to accomplish this divine task, we have to gain an understanding of the impacts of fear our lives.
Fear has stolen more dreams than any other force in the universe. When fear is present in our lives, we lose our abilities to thrive in our fullness. Faith is the total opposite of fear. Through faith, we see the unseen things that are present. Fear blocks our visions, yet faith opens our eyes to the ultimate reality that exist.
Faith is as important to our spirits as food is important to our physical bodies. Faith is so important that the Bible states, “Without faith it is impossible to please God.” Read and be blessed!
The following quotes will empower you to choose faith over fear.
"The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear." -Nelson Mandela
Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” -Deuteronomy 31:6-
"He who has overcome his fears will truly be free -Aristotle -
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. -Franklin D. Roosevelt-
“Fear is only as deep as the mind allows.” — Japanese Proverb
"Fear kills more dreams that the sum total of all the other dream stealers." -Orlando Rowe-
“Fear has two meanings: ‘Forget Everything And Run’ or ‘Face Everything And Rise.’ The choice is yours.” — Zig Ziglar
"One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn't do." -Henry Ford
There is no illusion greater than fear. Lao Tzu-
What you fear is what you must conquer. -Lailah Gifty Akita
“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.” —Rosa Parks
“Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it… that is the quickest and surest way ever yet discovered to conquer fear.” —Dale Carnegie
I often say that fear is the greatest killer of our dreams. The Bible says that God didn’t give us a spirit of fear, but a spirit of love, and of power, and of a sound mind. We should consider fear as a diabolic force from the pit of hell.
When met with fear, we should proclaim faith. Contradict fear with love because as the Bible says “Perfect love casts out fear. –1John 4:18 “.
As you meditate on Overcoming fear with faith, walk by faith and not by sight. Be blessed.