When you are afraid… cast out fear by loooking and trusting the God of truth! Meditate upon these texts…
1 Sam 2:1 And Hannah prayed and said, “My heart exults in the Lord; my strength is exalted in the Lord.
1 Sam 30:6 David was greatly distressed, for the people spoke of stoning him, because all the people were bitter in soul, each for his sons and daughters. But David strengthened himself in the Lord his God.
Ps 4:5 Offer right sacrifices, and put your trust in the Lord.
Ps 11:1 In the Lord I take refuge; how can you say to my soul, “Flee like a bird to your mountain,
Ps 32:10 Many are the sorrows of the wicked, but steadfast love surrounds the one who trusts in the Lord. 11 Be glad in the Lord, and rejoice, O righteous, and shout for joy, all you upright in heart!
Ps 34:2 My soul makes its boast in the Lord; let the humble hear and be glad. 3 Oh, magnify the Lord with me, and let us exalt his name together! 4 I sought the Lord, and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears.
Ps 64:10 Let the righteous one rejoice in the Lord and take refuge in him!
Ps 112:6 For the righteous will never be moved; he will be remembered forever. 7 He is not afraid of bad news; his heart is firm, trusting in the Lord. 8 His heart is steady; he will not be afraid, until he looks in triumph on his adversaries.
Ps 115:11 You who fear the Lord, trust in the Lord! He is their help and their shield.
Ps 118:8 It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in man. 9 It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in princes.
Ps 125:1Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides forever.
Pr 3:5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding.
Pr 16:20 Whoever gives thought to the word will discover good, and blessed is he who trusts in the Lord.
Pr 28:25 A greedy man stirs up strife, but the one who trusts in the Lord will be enriched.
Pr 29:25 The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe.
Is 26:4 Trust in the Lord forever, for the Lord God is an everlasting rock.
John 14:27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.