Articles on Secular-topics:emotions/fear

How to Stop Being Distracted and Build Better Relationships

There can be many barriers to building relationships. Learn how to find true community by addressing the roots of the problems that distract us from it.

Anxious silence to joyful proclamation

“I would go to the bathrooms at school and have panic attacks, but no one would know...” One day, Kaitlin realized God provides a way out of paralyzing anxiety.

Why Are Christians Afraid of Doubt?

Why doubt is not necessarily a road-block to deep faith.

But Christians Aren’t Supposed To Be Broken

The depression was gone, but I was surprised to find that the brokenness remained. My wound had been healed, and I was still broken.

Bullying Almost Broke Me

I never wanted to forgive those who hurt me.

When the World Feels Unsafe

What do you do when tragedy reminds you of the fragile state of this world?

Posting After Paris? Social Media is a Risky Pulpit

How do you respond wisely to what others are saying in the digital town square, especially when it touches a nerve?

Anxiety: Why I Can't Give You Simple Help

This article is a reflection on my experience as someone who continues to battle with anxiety, as well as a celebration for one college student who has overcome it.

4 Practical Things to Do Instead of Worrying

We cross the line into worry when we start to dwell on the things we can't control. So how do we stop? And how do we prevent it?

Overcoming Fear Factors

As believers, how can we move from fear to courageous action?

Overcoming Fears and Excuses

One man’s internal struggle to share the gospel will shine insight into your fears in witnessing.

When Pleasing Others Gets in the Way of Leading

As a child, I thought I needed to be nice so people would like me. I thought that was love. But you know what? That is not the way God sees it. Laying aside my rights doesn’t mean pleasing others. This discovery has been critical to my life and leadership.

How to Live Out Your Faith: From College to the Cubicle

When Allie was in college talking about life and spiritual things seemed easy. Now that she was in the working world, everything seemed to have changed.

From Fear to Faith – Inch by Inch

“Can I trust you God?” I find myself asking this question everyday. I may not be aware of the exact wording, but this question follows the big decisions and challenges of life, and rightly it should. No matter how large or small my struggles are it’s important that I keep my fretting eyes on Jesus. But then, a second question slithers into my soul, “What do I need to do?”

3 Myths that Stop Christians from Talking About Their Faith

Learn about how a group of college students who used a simple outreach and broke common myths about sharing their faith.

Overcoming The Fear Factor in Talking About God

Growing up in Ethiopia, a confusing religious environment made the thought of death frightening to Kassahun.

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