Defeating The Giant of FearApril 18, 2021
3 Facts about Fear:
1. Fear is Contagious.
2. Fear is Binding.
3. Fear is Blinding.
How Do We Defeat the Giant of Fear:
S- See the size of our giant compared to the size of our God!
For the battle is the Lord’s, and he will give you into our hand.”
I Samuel 17: -47
T- Take Time to Remember Our Past Victories!
Your servant has killed both the lion and the bear; this uncircumcised Philistine will be like one of them, because he has defied the armies of the living God. The Lord who rescued me from the paw of the lion and the paw of the bear will rescue me from the hand of this Philistine.” I Samuel 17: 36-37
O- Oppose the Lies!
“Let no one lose heart on account of this Philistine; your servant will go and fight him.” I Samuel 17: 32
P- Proclaim God’s Promises!
“Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” Deuteronomy 31:6
“The Lord is my light and my salvation whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life of whom shall I be afraid?” Psalm 27:1
“The Lord is on my side; I will not fear. What can man do to me?” Psalm 118:6
“Fear not, for I am with you; Be not dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, Yes, I will help you, I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.” Isaiah 41:10
“This is what the Lord says “Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name; you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze. For I am the Lord your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior.” Isaiah 43:1-3
“For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.” II Timothy 1:7