Tag Archives: Conquering Fear

“Is Anything Too Hard for the LORD?”

Is anything too hard for the LORD? ~ Genesis 18:14 ~ The storms of life either deepen our love for and walk with Jesus, or they cause us to abandon Him. It’s where we discover our true character and whether we truly … Continue reading

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Fear Binds, Faith Frees!

For God has not given us a spirit of fear,  but of power and of love and of a sound mind. ~ 2 Timothy 1:7 ~ The Lord continues to teach me how to handle fearful thoughts. He tied Israel’s journey into the … Continue reading

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Trust—An All-or-Nothing Choice

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths. ~ Proverbs 3:5-6 ~ Trust, like an action potential, is an all-or-nothing event. Today, I was … Continue reading

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Sleepless in California

“In returning and rest you shall be saved In quietness and confidence shall be your strength.” ~ Isaiah 30:15 ~ This Scripture keeps coming to mind in the middle of the night when my mind and body have a “sleepless … Continue reading

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Still, Be Still My Soul

For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind. ~ 2 Timothy 1:7 ~ George Muller said, “Where faith begins, anxiety ends; Where anxiety begins, faith ends.” The command … Continue reading

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Let Go; God is Faithful

To every [thing there is] a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven. ~ Ecclesiastes 3:1 ~ In the 1980s I worked at the local university with a program designed to keep at-risk students in school and … Continue reading

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