Fear

Firefighter in California
How to Pray

Pray a Litany in a Season of Wildfires

When natural disasters threaten homes and lives, here are words to calm fears and guide thoughts.

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A young woman praying over a Bible.
Stories of Faith

When Fear Became Faith

A retired nurse learns to cope with the anxiety of the coronavirus pandemic by praying relentlessly—and focusing on some important truths.

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When God shows up on the subway
Power of Prayer

When God Shows Up on the Subway

Stuck on the tracks during an unsettling delay, the prayers, the compassion, the connection all come to life.

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Looking for work
How to Pray

How to Pray for a Job During a Pandemic

Whether you’ve lost a job, found a job or hope for a job, some of these prayers might help.

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Love conquers fear
Life Advice

How to Shove Fear to the Side

It’s all a matter of focus. And in this case, love is the target.

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Guideposts blogger Bob Hostetler
Power of Prayer

Bob Hostetler: 5 Ways Faith Can Help You Overcome Fear

The popular Guideposts blogger recalls a terrifying hike gone awry—and the lessons learned, which are more relevant today than ever.

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Power of Prayer

Courage Is Fear That Has Said Its Prayers

A son remembers his father’s trust in God on a fateful day in 1957.

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Devotions for Women

A Devotion to Help You Overcome Your Fears

When facing doubt and uncertainty, make Jesus your trustworthy counselor.

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Learning about strength from ocean waves
Positive Thinking

What the Ocean Can Teach Us About Strength

Life is full of waves, but you have choices when it comes to how you handle them.

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Prayers to banish fear
Power of Prayer

10 Quick Prayers from the Bible to Banish Fear

These verses can steer you through fears, economic worries and unsteady moments.

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