Dealing with fear: Scripture uses fear as an example of the feeling of a slave. So, it is the awful anxiety that comes from expecting to get what is due.
Dealing With Fear: You’ll Overcome It With Spiritual Growth
STM Bible Snack
There are 30 different words used for ‘fear’ in the KJV Bible. International Standard Bible Encyclopedia: From this list it is apparent that the notion of fear ranges from terror, which may be evidenced by shaking or trembling, to awe or reverence, which induces love or worship rather than terror.
Dealing with fear
From terror to awe and reverence
All that I am afraid of
You’ll Overcome It With Spiritual Growth
The spiritually grown attitude is represented in Psalms 27:1-3 [read Psalms 27:1-3 (1-3).
Fearing no one or ‘no thing’
The fear of God
Fear of God’s anger
Fear of evil
So learn to let your fear grow from terror to respect and awe for God. When you allow His perfect love to take away the terror of fear, you will then know that you have overcome fear through spiritual growth. So now you can love and worship Him with godly fear. Thank you for taking the time to read this Bible snack. I urge you to make full use of it. Blessings to you and your loved ones—♥ Tim. ☺
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