Fear

“The sense of dislocation is exacerbated by the indisputable fact that the pace of change is accelerating.”

"Some people feel like we’re accelerating headlong toward a precipice, uncontrolled and uncontrollably. And on the heels of such thoughts inevitably come fear, despair, desperation, rage. My brethren, these things ought not so to be." - Olinger

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Dealing with Intimidation, Part 3: Power

"When, like Timothy, you’re facing a challenge that seems too big for you, it’s helpful to know that ... our Father has not given us a panicking kind of spirit. But it’s also helpful to know what he has given us. Paul specifies three gifts from an omnipotent, gracious, knowledgeable, and sympathetic Father." - Olinger

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Overcoming Paralysing Fear – with Fear!

"All these circumstances are fear-filled. That’s because we live in a fallen and broken world – a sin-stained world not as it should be. Our fearful response is what the Puritan John Flavel called 'natural fear,' an emotion even our Savior felt as He anticipated the horrors of the cross before Him." - Christina Fox

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