What Is Fear?

What Is Fear?

This Bible study helps us define this universal emotion.
Single Session Bible Study

Overview

Perhaps the most famous fear quote of all time came from Franklin D. Roosevelt at his first Inaugural Address, which occurred in 1933, in the middle of the Great Depression: "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself—nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror, which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance."

The Bible has a lot to say about fear. The word afraid is found over 200 times in the Bible, and the word fear is found 53 times in the Psalms alone. So what is fear? How do we define it?

Table of Contents

SCRIPTURE: Psalm 25:15; 27:1–3; Proverbs 29:25; Hebrews 12:1

LEADER'S GUIDE

• Identify the Current Issue

• Discover the Eternal Principles

Teaching point one: Everyone experiences fear.

Teaching point two: Fear affects every area of a person's life.

Teaching point three: Fear can become a personality trait.

• Apply Your Findings

• Recommended Resources

Total number of pages

100% Customer Satisfaction Guarantee
If you are not completely satisfied with the product you purchase, please contact us and we'll provide your next one completely free!
Related Bible Studies
$4.95
PDF
OF01

Free Newsletters

more newsletters

Follow us

Small Groups

SmallGroups.com offers a diverse set of adaptable training tools for small group models that can be customized to a church's unique needs.

14-Day Free Trial

Get complete access free for 14 days.

Free Trial
Featured Training Tools:
Connect People into Small GroupsConnect People into Small Groups
A la carte price: $39.95
Subscriber price: $0.00
Theological Discussions for EveryoneTheological Discussions for Everyone
A la carte price: $14.95
Subscriber price: $0.00