- Matthew 01:19-20
When we quiet ourselves before God we are most receptive to His calming Spirit, who is able to deliver us from our doubts and fears.
- Daniel 10:12
Then he said, “Don’t be afraid, Daniel. Since the first day you began to pray for understanding and to humble yourself before your God, your request has been heard in heaven.”
- Ezekiel 02:06-07
Do not be afraid to speak the truth, or be put off by the words of those that would hinder you. In uncompromising service to God, speak and act boldly with assured protection from above.
- Isaiah 44:08
“Do not be afraid, my people! You know that from ancient times until now I have predicted all that would happen, and you are my witnesses.
- Psalm 119:38-40
Criticism from man cannot compare to the judgment of the Lord, but it can harm our Christian witness and reputation. Pray God would use the contempt of men for the sake of His witness.
- Psalm 116:01-04
When it seems like you are at the end of your rope, do not allow fear to get the best of you, turn to God in faithful prayer. Let prayer be your first resort, not your last.
- Psalm 112:07
Do not be afraid or dwell on bad news rumors or gossip which only serves to frustrate, but have a heart grounded in faith with complete confidence and trust in God.
- Psalm 049:16-17
Do not be envious or fearful of those with worldly riches and power, for the wealth of this world does not pass on to the next.
- Psalm 049:05-06
When judgment comes, those who put their hope in the wealth of the world will be afraid, but those who trust in the Lord will be safe.
- Psalm 003:03-06
Regardless of criticism, intimidation and judgment from man, we commit to God and depend on His blessings. Our confidence in Him is built up through submission to Him.