Tag: fear

fear

Do we have to “feel” brave to “be” brave?

Three Vietnam war POW’s (prisoners of war), were being interviewed. They were asked this question, “How would you define courage?” Here’s what one of them said. “Courage is fear that has been prayed”. Isn’t that great? I think sometimes followers of Christ think they must feel brave before they act brave. Do […]

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so many blessings and yet I fear

I woke up this morning and before I ever got out of bed, I took some time to thank God for yesterday: baking cookies with my husband (twenty dozen, all Anzac cookies)     the cookies turned out better than ever a normal conversation with my mom a […]

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Emotional pain is not your enemy

 A lot of people don’t like visiting hospitals, nursing homes, funeral homes, or other words, other people’s pain. Why is that? I think the answer is fairly obvious and especially important if the person we are visiting is clinically depressed. We don’t want to be faced with what […]