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Overcoming fear

Help stop the spread of fear

By Jenny Sawyer
From the teen series: UpFront - March 10, 2020

If you’re feeling afraid about what’s going on in the world, there is something you can do to help. You can actually disengage from fear. This author explains how—and why saying no to fear is so powerful. Read

Healing—because there is no fear in the allness of Love

By Carol Dee Lewis
From the April 2014 issue of The Christian Science Journal

No one wants to feel afraid. But when things seem really frightening, how can you get out from under the heavy weight of fear? “It’s the power of divine Love that removes the fear,” says this author. “‘There is no fear in Love. Perfect Love [in other words, God’s love] casts out fear’ (see I John 4:18).” Read

Five smooth stones

By Rebecca Odegaard
From the September 2004 issue of The Christian Science Journal

In a moment of despair, this writer found herself thinking that she’d never been up against this much raw fear. The way out came through the ideas she’d learned through her study of Christian Science: “God made me. God loves me. God maintains what He made. God showers me with blessings. These are permanent spiritual facts.”  Read

Overcoming fear

Guests: Margit Hammerstrom, Scott Laningham, Lynn Jackson, Margaret Rogers
June 18, 1994 - Sentinel Radio 1994

In this audio program, four guests share how their understanding of God has helped them overcome fear. Listen

Overcoming fear—the first step on the road to healing

with Allison Rose-Sonnesyn
March 19, 2020 - Sentinel Watch

On this edition of Sentinel Watch, our guest explains how to listen to the “still small voice” of God, which silences fear and reminds us how safe we really are. She also shares a powerful example of a contagious disease that was completely healed as she read Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy.   Listen

Not afraid but not naive

By Nathan Talbot
From the April 20, 2020 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

What can counter the frightening narratives that we’re hearing in our communities and on the news? This author offers a reassuring message that Christ, “the true idea voicing good,” is in fact speaking to each of us, lifting us out of fear and concern and bringing healing where it’s needed. Read