OPINION (Charisma) – Fear is something that has attacked all of us at one time or another. Fear was a stronghold that had developed in my life. I spent years getting delivered from fear by listening to the Holy Spirit and being in the presence of the Lord. One day, I heard in the spirit the Lord say, “Kathy, if your mind is so full of Scripture, there will be no room for fear.” Fear is the opposite of faith, and we need faith as we approach the end times. Our world certainly is not the same as when we entered it. We don’t have the peace we once had; there are many things that are going on, some that we see with our eyes, and some we don’t. As we continue to approach the end times,


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I believe things will be heightened, and there will be situations in which we will have a natural tendency to fear.I have spent the last five years building my faith and trust for the end times, in which I believe we are going to face some things that would shake our faith and rile us up. What are you doing to prepare for the place God wants you to have influence? If we want to share our faith and be a witness for Christ in the end times, we need that unmovable, unshakeable faith. We need to build our faith with all diligence. In the Complete Jewish Bible, the word “faith” is replaced with “trust.” I think it is very interesting when you insert the word “trust” instead of “faith” how it brings forth new meaning. READ MORE

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Charisma is a monthly Christian magazine based in Lake Mary, Florida, a suburb of Orlando. It is aimed at Pentecostals and charismatics.