More than Fears


Surely I have calmed and quieted my soul like a weaned child with his mother. Like a weaned child is my soul within me. Psalm 131:2

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If there was one phrase that Jesus seemed to say to the disciples it was “fear not”. He told them when he walked on water and when he walked out of the tomb. He told them when they faced the impossibility of death ams when he calmed the storm. Fear is our go to emotion in almost every crisis of life. But when you are afraid you will find that God continues to hold you just as the mother holds her son who is being weaned. He doesn’t know what is happening. Mother is no longer providing the familiar milk. He is afraid, yet all the time he crys she holds him till all fearfulness is gone. He relaxes and finally rests trusting that beyond his fear is the love of the one who holds him tight!

Author: pastorpete51

My wife and I serve as members of a worship team at a multicultural church. Our members are from Brazil, Nepal and the U.S.. Because of the many languages and cultures in our local body we face unique challenges, such as how many songs will we do in English today? What new songs can we use in either language that are simple enough for the people to sing. The songs, the devotions and insights here are a small portion of some of the ways God is leading us as we push towards the goal. I pray that these will be both a blessing and an encouragement for those of you who may pass by Praise 2 Worship.

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