The idea of being alone is a hard one to deal with. It is something that some of you have had to learn to deal with. In this message, we will look at the ways in which we can overcome the fear of being alone.
Overcoming the fear of uncertainty can be accomplished by keeping our focus on the eternal. When we keep an eternal perspective on life, we are more readily able to see God’s plans for our lives. God’s plan for our lives almost always involve trials, tribulations, challenges and difficulties; but if Jesus is IN us, we have nothing to fear for He is renewing our spirits day by day.
When you place your trust in Jesus Christ—His death on the cross and resurrection from the grave—there is no need to fear death! It does not matter what I’ve done… Jesus died in my place to pay for my sins—I must simply trust in Him! We can face life with confidence, because “God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.” (2 Timothy 1:7)
November 23, 2013, I walked into the building that housed my then-husband. I had spent the three days prior discovering secrets he had kept from me and the danger that lurked in my own backyard just a few yards from my toddler’s bedroom window. I was…
When I was in high school, I remember a classmate, Karen Breedlove, telling me that 1 Corinthians 13 was called the “The Love Chapter.” Though I had grown up in church, which was the first time I had hard it referred to as such. Fast forward 35 years….
…”teams aren’t made up of mindless clones; they’re made up of widely divergent personalities and viewpoints… team members often disagree, but… they march out and present a united front, setting aside their personal preferences and agendas in light of the greater good and the bigger mission.” Teamwork is collaboration!