The Opposite of Fear

The Opposite of Fear

The Bible gives us an idea of what this is.

Overview

Doing a web search on the question "What is the opposite of fear– yields some interesting results. Some websites say love, another said happiness. According to the Merriam-Webster Online Thesaurus, some antonyms of fear are: aplomb, assurance, boldness, confidence, selfassurance, self-confidence, courage, dauntlessness, fearlessness, and fortitude. This study will look at the Bible's answer to this question.

Table of Contents

SCRIPTURE: Leviticus 26:6; Psalm 4:8; 27:3; 34:1–11; Proverbs 3:25–26; Isaiah 35; Jeremiah 17:5–8; Malachi 2:5; Mark 4:40; 2 Corinthians 3:4–5

LEADER'S GUIDE

• Identify the Current Issue

• Discover the Eternal Principles

Teaching point one: Faith, peace, and confidence are the opposite of fear.

Teaching point two: Trust, boldness, and security are the opposite of fear.

Teaching point three: Following God wholeheartedly and strength are the opposite of fear.

• Apply Your Findings

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