I don't like to name it that, but it is true. Hebrews says that unbelief leads us away from God. I can attest to that. God remains true and central, but it is I who move, in my unbelief, away from that centrality.
What Philippians 4:6-7 Bible Passage Can Teach Us About Managing Anxiety Today
God's love and desire for us is amply expressed throughout Scripture and touchingly displayed in verses such as Ezekiel , "Behold, I am for you," and Rev. So, what can I do when I fall into a state of crippling anxiety? One of the most helpful passages for me is Phil.
The concluding verse speaks of whatever is true, honorable, just, pure, lovely, gracious, "if there is any excellence, anything worthy of praise, think on these things Isaiah Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. When you pass through the waters I will be with you; and through rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you, for I am the Lord your God.
And where would I be without Psalm 37 and also Psalm41 which expressed so well how I feel: "As the heart longs for flowing streams, so longs my soul for thee, O God I say to God, my rock: 'What has thou forgotten me? Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you disquieted within me?
Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my help and my God. That last quote brings up an important point. Satan would rob you and me of our peace and firm belief.
Psalm tells us that with God, we will do valiantly, that it is he God who will tread down our foes. I John says "Greater is he that is in you [the Holy Spirit] than he who is in the world. Finally, two passages from the Psalms help me to deal with my fear. Psalm Amplified : "In the day when I called you, you answered me, and strengthened me with strength, might, and inflexibility to temptation in my inner self. Unite my heart to fear your name. CBE advances the gospel by equipping Christians to use their God-given talents in leadership and service regardless of gender, ethnicity, or class.
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