You may find yourself asking if God hears your prayers. There may be things that you have been praying about for decades, yet it would appear that God has not answered, and because of the thought that God doesn’t hear you, some fears may have arisen in your life. In reality, not only does God hear our prayers, but He answers them as well. You may not get the answer you want such as God saying no, or saying wait when you want God to say yes. When you fear not you can know how God’s prayer answering process words as well as have the confidence in knowing that your prayers will be answered. When you pray to God, you can fear not, because God hears your prayers.
Life can feel at times like one never ending battle with fear after another. Accompanying this painful reality are the uninvited guests of anxiety, stress, and worry. While these battles and uninvited guests can happen, you can overcome these struggles by looking to the Christmas message. More than just boxes and bows, the Christmas message is filled with faith. Repeatedly, the message from heaven to the main characters connected to the Christmas narrative is to; Fear Not. Zechariah, Mary, Joseph, and the shepherds were essentially told to conquer their fears with faith in God’s plan. The encouragement to Fear Not, and trust God’s plan can still be heard from heaven through the pages of the Bible today. As you prepare for the season, come seek the saving and substantive faith that the Christmas message provides; and take an in-depth look at the call to Fear Not.