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  • Sinatra's Fear And Worry

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 12, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    SINATRA’S FEAR AND WORRY Frank Sinatra’s daughter, Tina Sinatra, recalls her father’s unceasing drive to succeed and make money, even when his health was at risk: His health was in tatters and his life mired in financial wrangles, but my father refused to stop giving concerts. "I’ve just got to more

  • No Fear  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Sep 6, 2011
    based on 2 ratings

    NO FEAR Brian Simo is a race car driver, and most of you have probably never heard of him. However there is one thing about him with which you are probably familiar. In 1985 he created the "No Fear" clothing line and found an idea that appealed to many Americans. We have a lot of respect for more

  • Needless Fear  PRO

    Contributed by A. Todd Coget on Sep 12, 2002
    based on 41 ratings

    [Needless Fear] The early American Indians had a unique practice of training young braves. On the night of a boy’s thirteenth birthday, after learning hunting, scouting, and fishing skills, he was put to one final test. He was placed in a dense forest to spend the entire night alone. Until then, he more

  • Luther On Fear  PRO

    Contributed by Herman Abrahams on Apr 27, 2004
    based on 11 ratings

    Luther on Fear Martin Luther made this interesting observation in his Table Talk. God and the devil take opposite tactics in regard to fear. The Lord first allows us to become afraid, that he might relieve our fears and comfort us. The devil, on the other hand, first makes us feel secure in our more

  • Fear Of Risk

    Contributed by Brooks Sayer on Oct 13, 2008

    Fear of Risk Henry Fairlie of the Washington Post, writing in the Tulsa World, states that the "fear of risk is killing the American Spirit." He points out our over-reaction to Three Mile Island and the engine on one DC-10. He asked, "Was the Mayflower seaworthy?" He contends that a group of more

  • Luther On Fear  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jul 9, 2009
    based on 2 ratings

    LUTHER ON FEAR Martin Luther made this interesting observation in his Table Talk: "God and the devil take opposite tactics in regard to fear. The Lord first allows us to become afraid, that he might relieve our fears and comfort us. The devil, on the other hand, first makes us feel secure in our more

  • Suffocating Fear

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jul 12, 2009

    SUFFOCATING FEAR During his years as premier of the Soviet Union, Nikita Kruschev denounced many of the policies and atrocities of Joseph Stalin. In the midst of his speech a heckler shouted "You were one of his colleagues why didn’t you stop him?" Kruschev screamed, "Who said that?" There was a more

  • Fear Of Flying

    Contributed by Jim Kane on Feb 26, 2010

    FEAR OF FLYING Some people are sacred to death of flying. To think of getting on airplane and taking off at 150 MPH, climb to an altitude of 30,000 feet and go 400 or so MPH, is a bit much. Reminds me of the story told years ago about a flight of a four-engine jet plane. It was a lengthy flight more

  • Anatomy Of Fear

    Contributed by Rodelio Mallari on Dec 11, 2010

    ANATOMY OF FEAR In spite of what they say, 90% of the chronic patients who see today's physicians have one common symptom. Their trouble did not start with cough or chest pain or hyperacidity. In 90% of the cases, the first symptom was fear. This is the opinion of a well-known American more

  • A Cure For Fear

    Contributed by Michael Buckingham on Jul 22, 2011

    A CURE FOR FEAR The story starts with a boy of 12 whose name was Jim. Jim was a pleasant young lad, but one day his mother became very ill, the doctor came and saw her, and he explained to Jim and his father that in all probability Jim's mother will die. Sad right? Well, the day came for Jim's more

  • Fear Of Bugs

    Contributed by Brad Henry on Jul 25, 2011

    FEAR OF BUGS I hear the word camping and run for cover. Through the daily writings most of you know that a number of weird things happen to me. How much more in the open woods. Of all the times I camped OUTSIDE I have never had a good experience. If there are 1,000 people in a field and 1 more

  • Fear Of...

    Contributed by Johnny A. Palmer Jr. on Dec 6, 2011

    FEAR OF... In Boca Raton Florida, Jerry Stevens, a pilot decided to gree the New Year by writing, "God is Great" and similar messages in the sky above the city. When they saw the skywriting, many residents panicked and called police. They believed it was a terrorists' more

  • Lifting The Fear

    Contributed by Norman Lawrence on Jan 13, 2013
    based on 2 ratings

    LIFTING THE FEAR A story is told of a child who had to walk each evening past a dark, spooky house. Some adults sought to give him courage. One handed him a good luck charm to ward off the ghosts. Another had a light put on the dreaded corner. Still another said earnestly, "It is sinful to be more

  • Do The Thing You Fear And The Death Of Fear Is ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    Do the thing you fear and the death of more

  • There Are Fears That Come As A Result Of ...  PRO

    Contributed by Ed Vasicek on Oct 19, 2003
    based on 32 ratings

    There are fears that come as a result of childhood trauma that we may never get over. Here are a few from a list of several thousand. I chose those beginning with the letter "B" as a manageable list there are about 4 times as many under "a" or "e" for example Bacillophobia- Fear of more

  • Nothing In Life Is To Be Feared. It Is Only To ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only more

  • Thinking Will Not Overcome Fear, But Action ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    "Thinking will not overcome fear, but more

  • Fear Is The Darkroom Where Negatives Are ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    Fear is the darkroom where negatives more

  • Hurricane-Type Fear

    Contributed by Vonnie James on Aug 26, 2008

    Hurricane-Type Fear After Hurricane Ivan 2004, one of the main factors people looted was because of fear--not just fear, but irrational fear. Why irrational? Because the country was full of food, and there was not a need to loot. Secondly we saw a lot of waste happened months and sometime up to more

  • Roller Coaster-Type Fear

    Contributed by Jim Kane on Sep 26, 2008

    Roller Coaster-Type Fear Fear comes when our equilibrium is knocked out of whack. When I think such experiences one word comes to mind – roller coasters! It took me a long to time (I was 21) to finally ride a coaster. I was afraid of them. (Not now!) I remember being coaxed on one at Six Flags in more