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My 5 favorite Bible verses for fear

Violence, crime, terrorism, unemployment, economic uncertainty, disease – we have an endless list of potential reasons to be fearful. However, we cannot spend our lives controlled by fear.  One of our deepest fears often relates to our families and our children. When our children are fully grown and about to leave home, we fear for their future.  We are no longer able to protect them as much.  We have to allow them to make mistakes and grow into independent human beings.  It is often difficult to watch this process without feeling some fear.  Here are five of my favorite Bible verses for dealing with fear. (more…)