Fear. Sadly, I know it all too well. I have come a long way, but I am always trying to be aware of the unwelcome fear creeping in.
I have learned that most of the fears I entertain are irrational, for me. Fear of worms, caterpillars and Dentist visits.
Fear of rejection is a bit bigger in my mind. Fear of not being heard or fear of being misunderstood is even bigger to me.
Scripture says that perfect love drives out fear – 1 John 4:18 New International Version
“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.”
Ouch. I am more aware that if I fear then I am not walking in His perfect love. Oh how I want that. Always a work in progress…
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