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We have all dealt with fear. At times, it is just a passing thought. Other times, it can knock you off your feet. How can we get back up when the fear that floods our minds knocks us down?

Take heart in knowing that you are not alone. God is with you, even during the darkest storms. When you are faced with uncertainty and fear plagues your mind, take a few deep breaths, and repeat one of the scriptures listed below. Place your focus on the word of God to help drive fear from your mind. As you apply the word of God to your heart, take time to pray for peace to drive out the fear in your life.

“Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.” – Psalm 23:4

“The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” – Psalm 27:1

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear though the earth gives way, though the mountains be moved into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam, though the mountains tremble at its swelling.” – Psalm 46:1-3

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” – Luke 14:27

“When I am afraid, I put my trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can flesh do to me?”  -Psalm 56:3–4

“Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the Lord your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.” -Deuteronomy 31:6

"For I, the LORD your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, “Fear not, I am the one who helps you.” - Isaiah 41:13

"So we can confidently say, 'The Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me?'” Hebrews 13:6

For further support facing the fear in your life, please watch the videos gathered below. Peace is possible with God by your side.