Posts Tagged ‘fear’

What to Do When Worry is Wrecking Your Life

  Unemployment is the WORST. My dad has been looking for steady work for almost a year now, and my worry for my family has seemed to sky rocket. What will they do if he can’t find a good job? Will they lose their house? What are you doing God? The worries have piled on top of each other until they created a wall that can feel like it’s closing in on me.  Have you… … Continue reading

Hannah Kerr Tells How She Is Overcoming Fear And Doubt

Hannah Kerr joins me on Episode 34 of the More Than The Music Podcast to give a behind-the-scenes look at her album, “Overflow.” Subscribe through iTunes | Subscribe through Google Play | Subscribe Using the RSS Feed Hannah shares how her song “I Stand Here” is about overcoming fear and planning for peace. Fear is something that I deal with so much in my life as an artist. I mean, I never thought I would be an artist and… … Continue reading

How to Stop Being Afraid – by Tenth Avenue North

We love how Mike Donehey, lead singer of Tenth Avenue North, isn’t afraid to dig deep and pack important truths from the Bible into their songs. He isn’t afraid to talk openly about fear.  In his latest video diary, Mike tells us what he’s truly afraid of. He unpacks the truth in their latest song and tells us how he deals with these fears.   Mike says, “Fear is just the consequence of believing a lie. So… … Continue reading

How Almost Hitting a Little Bird Actually Made My Day Better

I had just finished reading an update on the financial crisis now crippling much of the world along with a warning of what may be coming to America. It doesn’t take a financial specialist to predict, with the exceptional debt that our nation finds itself in and the personal debt many of us hold as well, that without a turn around tough times are a comin’. But as I listened to this report, it was… … Continue reading

Why You Shouldn’t Give Into Fear

It’s the time of year again when FEAR is highlighted. Scary movies are on TV, haunted houses are everywhere but I will be hiding under my blankets, thank you very much.  Fear can have more of a control over us then we even realize. I had no idea that I was living motivated by fear until someone close to me pointed it out. I’m learning that fear is a choice. I have a say! But… … Continue reading

Getting older? It happens to the best of us, and you’re not alone. Here are 5 real fears of growing older

I remember the first night in my own house. New wife. Mortgage payment to make each month. I felt responsible—more than I ever had in my life. And, honestly, there was a part of me afraid. It wasn’t a boogie man kind of fear. I’ve never been one to be that kind of afraid very much. It was a revering kind of fear. An awe of the weight of the responsibility. The enormity of the demand… … Continue reading

Finding the guts to trust

Fear is one of those crippling emotions. It robs us of our time, our decision making ability, our strength…the list can go on. Over the past month I’ve been reading through the book of Proverbs and this verse was one of those #SlapYouInTheFace kinda verses for me on that topic. Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe. -Proverbs 29:25 Fear of man will prove to be… … Continue reading

You Don’t Have to Be a Good Christian for God to Love You

“I feel like that’s something we’re all afraid of. We’re all afraid if we, ya know, expose ourselves, and we’re honest, and we’re saying, ‘Hey, this is what I’m in the middle of. This is what I’m dealing with.’ That everyone around us, including the Lord, is gonna walk away.” – Mike Grayson from MIKESCHAIR Mike speaks from experience here. The story behind “People Like Me” by MIKESCHAIR comes from growing up in a family… … Continue reading