Archive for May, 2007

When things go bump…

Posted: 27 May, 2007 in My thoughts

Phobia can be defined as: a persistent, irrational fear of a specific object, activity, or situation that leads to a compelling desire to avoid it.

Fear is actually very interesting – what makes some people scared of heights and others not? Fear plays a big role in the lives of most people, sadly even Christians. Whilst fear in itself is completely natural, there are some things which we simply ought not to fear, and our lives definitely ought not to be characterized by fear (Isa 41:10), and we should be increasingly replacing our earthly fears with a fear of God. “Replacing our many objects of fear with One object of fear”