Door bells ring and cameras flash each year as people, young and old, go out to celebrate Halloween. It’s the one holiday each year when imitating someone or something else is acceptable. Although many are able to escape the reality of who they are and hide behind makeup and costumes for a night. One feeling that’s inevitable is that of fear. Whether minor fears of a child eating too much sugar or anxiety over safety, here are five scriptures to remember about fear before beginning your Halloween festivities.
1. Matthew 10:26
“For nothing is covered that will not be revealed or hidden that will not be known.”
2. Proverbs 29:25
“The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe.”
3.1 John 4:18
“Perfect love drives out fear.”
4. Proverbs 12:25
“Anxiety in a man's heart weighs him down.”
5. Matthew 10:28
“Fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul.”
What are some scriptures you read when you’re facing fear or anxiety?
Jasmine C. Tate