From time to time, people ask me what I fear. I typically answer that question by turning to the Bible, which tells us not to fear. In fact, there is a verse that says, “Perfect love casts out all fear.” But we are all human and dealing with fear can be difficult.
I fear our country and where we are going.
I’m afraid we are going to be a society that doesn’t love and embrace one another. I am fearful of the type of country my kids and grandkids may live in.
How do I handle that fear?One of the best things to do when you experience fear is to pray.
One of the best things to do when you experience fear is to pray. I ask God to take that fear from me and then to show me what I can do to make things better. Those are the ways I have learned to overcome fear. So yes, I am worried about our country. But I am putting it in God’s hands and doing my part to try to improve the situation.
Earn some points: Are you married? If so, share this iMOM resource with your wife: Fears Talk.
Sound off: What is your biggest fear and what’s your go-to method for dealing with fear?
Huddle Up Question
Huddle up with your kids and ask, “What is your biggest fear?”