Why Does The Bible Say To Fear God?

What does it mean that we are to fear God? Believing in God If you don’t believe in God you probably don’t fear God but that’s because you don’t know God. Once a person comes to know God and become familiar with His Word, they come to understand what fearing God actually means. It’s not a dread fear of being struck dead out of the blue. For the children of God, the fear of God means we show Him respect since they’ve had a time in their lives when they turned away from their sins and forsook the … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Being Scared

Here are seven Bible verses you can read when you have fear. Genesis 21:17 “And God heard the voice of the boy, and the angel of God called to Hagar from heaven and said to her, “What troubles you, Hagar? Fear not, for God has heard the voice of the boy where he is.” When Sarah sent Hagar away, she went out with her son into a hostile environment. When they had run out of water (Gen 21:15) God heard the cries of the boy and so “God opened her eyes, and she saw a well of water. And she went and … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses For Those Dealing With Bullies

Here are seven Bible verses that I hope can help those who have to deal with bullies.Romans 12:18-21 “If possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all. Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written, “Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord.” To the contrary, “if your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink; for by so doing you will heap burning coals on his head.” Do not be overcome by evil, but o … [Read more...]

A Sunday School Lesson On Doubt

Here is a Sunday School lesson or Bible study on the subject of doubt.Fear and Faith Matthew 14:31 “Jesus immediately reached out his hand and took hold of him, saying to him, “O you of little faith, why did you doubt?” This verse took place during a fierce windstorm in the middle of the night while the boat was being wind-beaten and “the disciples saw [Jesus] walking on the sea, they were terrified, and said, “It is a ghost!” and they cried out in fear. But immediately Jesus spoke to them, … [Read more...]

A Sunday School Lesson On Fear

Here is a Sunday school or Bible study lesson on fear.What is Fear? Our fears can be irrational at times because often we fear things that we have no need to fear and we often have no fear of things we ought to fear. One example is that of a fear of heights which is really a fear of falling, but that fear is good because it keeps a person from taking too great of a risk. You can believe in gravity and still have a fear of it (from falling) so fear doesn’t change what is true. Our fear of f … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Overcoming Fear

Here are my top seven Bible verses about overcoming fear.Psalm 23:4 “Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.” If the Lord Jesus Christ is your Shepherd, then you have no need to fear any evil. There’s no need to fear walking through shadowy valleys of death. That’s because His rod for protection is there and His staff will comfort you when you need comforting. Even amidst fearful places … [Read more...]