Understanding the Power of Fear - Part 2

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We tend to define fear as a one-dimensional negative emotion, but that’s not necessarily true. There’s a kind of fear that is absolutely necessary for life as a follower of God. This week, Keith Holloway explains how we can break away from ungodly fear and find the freedom of reverential fear.

Key Points from the Podcast

  • Keith Holloway discusses the reverential holy fear that the Bible says we are to have for God.

  • A healthy fear of the Lord will lead us to live holy lives.

  • God hears the prayers of those who walk in the fear and reverence of the Lord.

  • Seek the Lord and his presence, call on his name, experience and know the power of God’s love and you will be set free from the bondage of negative fears.

  • Today, exchange all of your negative fears for a childlike trust in God.

Bible Verses Referenced in the Podcast

John 10:10; Psalm 19:9; Psalm 2:11; Proverbs 16:6; Romans 7; Hebrews 5:7; Hebrews 12:28; 1 Corinthians 13; Psalm 34:4; Genesis 15:1; Psalm 46


About Keith Holloway

Keith Holloway has been with World Challenge for 26 years holding various positions. He is currently the Senior Director of Leadership Development. Keith is a Bible teacher and Community Health and Evangelism (CHE) trainer, facilitator, and a member of the Global CHE Network’s Representative Council. He and his wife Maureen live in Colorado Springs; they have six grown children and ten grandchildren.