Facing Your Fear of the Future
October 12, 2014 Speaker: Series: Facing Your Fears
Topic: General Verse: Proverbs 27:1–27:1
FACING YOUR FEARS
“Facing Your Fear of the Future”
Pastor Duane Cross | 10.12.14
“I’M AFRAID OF WHAT THE FUTURE HOLDS”
1) Because life is so uncertain.
“Don’t brag about tomorrow, since you don’t know what that day will bring.” Proverbs 27:1 (NLT)
2) Because life is constantly changing.
3) Because life is uncontrollable.
FEAR BUSTERS: 4 Promises from God’s Word
I. God says He will be with me and my future.
“As I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will never leave you nor forsake you.” Joshua 1:5
“I’ll never let you down, never walk off and leave you.” Hebrews 13:5-6
II. God says He will guide me when I’m confused.
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3:5-6
III. God says He will support me when I’m overwhelmed.
“God’s mercies are new every morning.” Lamentations 3:23
IV. God says He will work all things out for my good and His glory.
“I have good plans for you, not plans to hurt you. I will give you hope and a good future.” Jeremiah 29:11
“We know in everything God works for the good of those who love him...” Romans 8:28
“God is near the broken hearted.” Psalm 34:18