As believers in Christ, we can put our faith in God, who overcomes our fears. He knows we will have fears and doubts within our life, that must be why He gave us so much Scripture dedicated to overcoming fear. Below are just a few verses from the Bible regarding overcoming fear, but there are many more. Keep reading God's Word. That is where Hope comes from!
"Pursue a life led by faith rather than fear"Paul Karanick
Faith of a Mustard Seed
2 Timothy 1:7 (NASB)
For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.
1 Peter 5:6-7 (NASB)
Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you at the proper time, casting all your anxiety on Him, because He cares for you
1 John 4:18 (NASB) There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves punishment, and the one who fears is not perfected in love.
1 Peter 3:13-14 (NASB)
Who is there to harm you if you prove zealous for what is good? 14 But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled,
Hebrews 13:5-6 (NASB)
Make sure that your character is free from the love of money, being content with what you have; for He Himself has said, “I will never desert you, nor will I ever forsake you,” so that we confidently say,“The Lord is my helper, I will not be afraid. What will man do to me?”
Bits and Pieces
Matthew 6:34 (NASB)
“So do not worry about tomorrow; for tomorrow will care for itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.
Joshua 1:9 (NASB)
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous! Do not tremble or be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
Deuteronomy 31:6 (NASB)
Be strong and courageous, do not be afraid or tremble at them, for the Lord your God is the one who goes with you. He will not fail you or forsake you.”
1 Chronicles 28:20 (NASB)
Then David said to his son Solomon, “Be strong and courageous, and act; do not fear nor be dismayed, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you nor forsake you until all the work for the service of the house of the Lord is finished.
Isaiah 35:4 (NASB)
Say to those with anxious heart, “Take courage, fear not. Behold, your God will come with vengeance; The recompense of God will come, But He will save you.”
Isaiah 41:10 (NASB)
‘Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’
Isaiah 41:13 (NASB)
“For I am the Lord your God, who upholds your right hand, Who says to you, ‘Do not fear, I will help you.’
Isaiah 43:1But now, thus says the Lord, your Creator, O Jacob, And He who formed you, O Israel, “Do not fear, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name; you are Mine!
Isaiah 54:4 (NASB)
“Fear not, for you will not be put to shame; And do not feel humiliated, for you will not be disgraced; But you will forget the shame of your youth, And the reproach of your widowhood you will remember no more.
Psalm 23:4 (NASB)
Even though I walk through the [a]valley of the shadow of death, I fear no [b]evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.
Psalm 27:1 (NASB)
The Lord is my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? The Lord is the [a]defense of my life; Whom shall I dread?
Psalm 34:4 (NASB)
I sought the Lord, and He answered me, And delivered me from all my fears.
Psalm 56:3-4 (NASB)
When I am afraid, I will put my trust in You. In God, whose word I praise, In God I have put my trust; I shall not be afraid. What can mere man do to me?
Psalm 94:19 (NASB)
When my anxious thoughts multiply within me, Your consolations delight my soul.
Psalm 103:17 (NASB)
But the lovingkindness of the Lord is from everlasting to everlasting on those who [a]fear Him, And His righteousness to children’s children,
Psalm 115:11 (NASB)
You who [a]fear the Lord, trust in the Lord; He is their help and their shield.
Psalm 112:1 (NASB)
Praise the Lord! How blessed is the man who fears the Lord, Who greatly delights in His commandments.
Psalm 118:6 (NASB)
The Lord is for me; I will not fear; What can man do to me?
Matthew 10:28 (NASB)
Do not fear those who kill the body but are unable to kill the soul; but rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
Romans 8:15 (NASB) For you have not received a spirit of slavery leading to fear again, but you have received a spirit of adoption as sons by which we cry out, “Abba! Father!”
1 Corinthians 16:13 (NASB) Be on the alert, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.