by Rev. Vince Finnegan on May 10, 2009
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Hebrew 13:5 and 6 "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?"

Genesis 27:41-46 Esau bore a grudge against Jacob and planned to kill him.

Genesis 28:1-22 God promised to be with him and fulfill the promises made.

Genesis 32:6-8 Jacob was greatly afraid and distressed (great pain or sorrow, anxiety; trouble).

Genesis 32:9-32 He did the right thing with his fear, and that is he asked God for help. God helped him to experience faith.

The name Israel means "God prevails." The name Israel was forever attached with this great record and lesson "with God you shall prevail, in His strength not your own."

1 Samuel 17:11, 31-37, 44-47 David had no fear because his confidence was in Yahweh.

Psalm 34:1-10 David turned to Yahweh when faced with fear, and again God answered his prayer.

Psalm 23:1-10 No matter the circumstance, David had no fear because he knew God was with him.

Isaiah 41:1-16 No fear because God is with them

Mark 5:36 "As soon as Jesus heard the word that was spoken, he saith unto the ruler of the synagogue, Be not afraid, only believe."

John 14:27 "Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid."

Romans 8:15 "For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father."

2 Timothy 1:7 "For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind."

1 John 4:18 "There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear: because fear hath torment. He that fears is not made perfect in love."

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