What Are You Afraid Of ? Part 1 “How Not To Be Afraid”

What Are You Afraid Of? – Part 1

How Not to Be Afraid

Fear is one of our most _________________ emotions.

2 Timothy 1:3-7


I thank God, whom I serve, as my ancestors did, with a clear conscience, as night and day I constantly remember you in my prayers. Recalling your tears, I long to see you, so that I may be filled with joy. I am reminded of your sincere faith, which first lived in your grandmother Lois and in your mother Eunice and, I am persuaded, now lives in you also.

Appeal for Loyalty to Paul and the Gospel

For this reason I remind you to fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you through the laying on of my hands. For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.

The word “spirit” doesn’t indicate a supernatural ____________ but rather an _______________.

Perhaps the most dangerous fear is the one that negatively ______________ our response to God’s call on our lives.

God doesn’t simply say “_________ _________  _____________”.  God gives us something to _________________ the fear.

God offers a spirit of ________________.

God has ___________ every believer His power.

Acts 1:8 But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth

God desires to _________________ His power through His         followers.

Ephesians 3:20 Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us

The _____________ of God drives out the ______________ of            fear.

Psalm 118:6 The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?

This power doesn’t always overcome disease or suffering but it _________ always overcome disease or suffering.

God offers a spirit of ______________.

               If God really loves me, can He _____________ me?

               If I know you really love me, I don’t need to __________ you.

God offers a spirit of _____________  _____________.

               Much fear comes from not having a _______________   ________________ of the situation.

               What is your _______________ for developing maturity in        Jesus Christ?




Followers of Jesus or not, we all go through the same __________________ but we do not have to go through them with ____________.