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Easter Fears Reflecting on the Gospel resurrection accounts, Peter Marty maintains that freedom from fear is the most powerful effect of Easter. Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline Source: Perspectives Journal Author: Peter W. Marty
Nicodemus in the Shadows Peter Wallace's reflection on Jesus’ ministry and death, based on texts from the gospel of John, is written from the perspective of Nicodemus who questions what it would be worth risking to stand with Jesus. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Day1 Author: Peter Wallace
The Bad News is Part of the Good News In this interview, Fleming Rutledge explores the themes of suffering and belief surrounding the Easter and Good Friday, as well as the implications of these stories for Christians in the rest of history. Resource type: Article Source: Religion & Ethics Newsweekly Author: Fleming Rutledge
Unimaginable Words This Maundy Thursday or Good Friday service is patterned after tenebrae, a service of shadows or darkness. The theme is the disciple Peter's reflections on his "unimaginable words" denying Christ and his beginning to heal afterwards. Resource type: Service Outline Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship
Advent Hope: Staying Afloat In this Advent reflection, the author ponders the challenge of offering real hope in the midst of difficult circumstances. Resource type: Article Source: The High Calling
Fear of the Lord Fear of the Lord is not only the beginning of wisdom. According to Scripture, fear of God is also the end as part of the consummating gift of salvation. Resource type: Article Source: The Christian Reflection Project Author: Russell Reno Limping Towards Charity: From Fear to Anger This article illustrates that the ways in which we engage controversy can ultimately serve to shape us in the image of Christ. (Part 1 of 3) Resource type: Article Source: Colossian Forum Blog Author: Lori Wilson Fear of the Lord Adult Sunday School Lesson / Study Guide about wisdom and the fear of the Lord as "part of the consummating gift of salvation." It features Psalm 25:10-14 and includes liturgical elements and study questions. Resource type: Study Guide Source: The Christian Reflection Project Author: Robert B. Kruschwitz Fear of the Dark In this Christmas homily, Euan Marley contrasts the fear of Emperor Augustus with the fear of the shepherds, arguing that the angelic command not to fear illuminates a profound Christmas truth. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Torch Author: Euan Marley Fear Is A Terrible Thing This is a prayer of confession that confesses hurting and abusing others because of our fear of losing power, control, and security. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Sacredise Author: John van de Laar Resurrection Apprehension: Lots of Ideas to Calm Those Easter Sermon Fears Preaching on Easter every year can bring up apprehension, but Louis E. Lotz helps by giving possible sermon topics and thoughts. Resource type: Article Source: Reformed Worship Author: Louis E. Lotz
Paschal Sermon of St. John Chrysostom A 4th-century sermon is still preached every Easter in Orthodox churches. This poetic sermon is heard but once a year, but many worshipers know it by heart. Resource type: Element of Worship Source: Reformed Worship Author: St. John Chrysostom
Full Text Hymns on Fear Give to the Winds Your FearsPD
The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear?PD
O love that casts out fearPD
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Fear of Public Speaking In this sermon on Matthew 5:14-15, Lillian Daniel discusses the fear and anxiety many Christians feel about sharing their faith and offers suggestions for what they can do to overcome it. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Day1 Author: Lillian Daniel Fear and Joy in Matthew 28:1-10 This commentary on Matthew 28:1-10 focuses on the characters of Mary Magdalene and the other Mary to demonstrate that Jesus’ resurrection leaves no room for fear. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: Working Preacher - Preach This Week Author: Judith Jones Fearing God What does it mean to fear God? Should we be afraid? What can the Bible teach the Christian about holy fear? Jim Somerville reflects on these questions in this Day1 article. Resource type: Article Source: Day1 Author: James Somerville Consumption and Conflict Avoidance Michael Gulker observes how consumerism can distract us from fear and conflict, and invites us to live primarily by the liturgical calendar rather than the shopping calendar. Resource type: Article Source: Colossian Forum Blog Author: Michael Gulker Fear of the Light A Christmas reflection by Eleonore Stump on Isaiah 9:1-6. Stump explores how "the light" can cause fear: we fear to have our shortcomings clearly revealed to us. But at Christmas, the light comes in amiable form. Resource type: Devotional Source: The Sunday Website Author: Eleonore Stump Fear and Truthfulness Commenting on Genesis 50:16-17, Mark Roberts notes that fear of revenge led Joseph's brothers to tell him a lie, saying that their father wanted him to forgive his brothers. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The High Calling Author: Mark D. Roberts Fear and Faithfulness In this podcast, Dr. Mark Labberton, president of Fuller Seminary, preaches on Isaiah 43, the vulnerabilities of being human, and a God who is with us in our fears. (Length 21:17) Resource type: Sermon (Complete) Source: Fuller Studio Author: Mark Labberton Fear Buster A reflection by Paul Seebeck on Mark 1:40-45. Seebeck describes the culture of fear surrounding lepers in Jesus's day and explores how Jesus's response destroys fear through mercy. Resource type: Commentary/Exegesis Source: The High Calling Author: Paul Seebeck
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