Episodes: Fear & Anxiety

Fear & Anxiety

  • Filling Your Mind with God's Word
    July 16, 2019 A Calm Heart in a Troubled World (Ps. 37)

    You can now access news programming twenty-four hours a day. But just because you can, that doesn’t mean you should. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 37:1-11
  • Fret Not
    July 15, 2019 A Calm Heart in a Troubled World (Ps. 37)

    In Psalms we read "do not fret." If the psalmist knew about the credit crunch and subprime mortgages, would he have given us an exception? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 37:1-11
  • True Security
    July 17, 2019 A Calm Heart in a Troubled World (Ps. 37)

    When you have to wait, it can be unsettling. Life is on hold until some big thing in life changes. Find encouragement and hope during your times of waiting. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 37:1-11
  • The Value of the Word
    October 8, 2003 A Pastor's Perspective, with Dr. Bill Hogan

    Hear a pastor's perspective on worship--today on Revive Our Hearts. Read or Listen →

  • Saying No to Fear and His Buddies
    August 13, 2019 A Resolve to Believe by Karen Loritts

    Fear tempts all of us. Karen Loritts says one problem with fear is that it brings buddies. Find out what she means as she speaks candidly about fear. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • James 4:7-10
  • Choosing Joy
    September 7, 2015 A True Woman Learns to Trust (Karen Loritts)

    What circumstances threaten your trust? Hear Karen Loritt's testimony on today's program. Read or Listen →

  • Commiting to Trust
    September 8, 2015 A True Woman Learns to Trust (Karen Loritts)

    Your crisis can be a sacrifice to the Lord. Karen Loritts gave God control over a crisis in her life. But then she kept trying to take it back. Read or Listen →

  • Facing the Future Without Fear
    November 18, 2016 Ask Nancy: Facing the Future Without Fear

    When you think about where our world is headed, are you ever tempted to fear? Nancy gives practical advice on how to choose faith in God over fear. Read or Listen →

  • Will You Willingly Join the Battle?
    August 26, 2015 Deborah: A True Woman Joins the Battle

    Fear and love of comfort could be keeping you from the exciting life God has planned. Learn how to live with less fear and more trust. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Judges 4:6-5:23
  • Queen
    June 10, 2008 Esther: God's Woman at God's Time

    Do you ever feel pressure to conform to the people around you? Do you think there would be more or less pressure if you suddenly became a queen. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Esther 2
  • Choosing Joy over Fear
    March 19, 2012 Facing the Future with Joy

    Fear is destructive. It will keep you from enjoying the full life God has for you. Learn how to say no to fear and yes to joy. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31:21-25
  • How to Show Strength and Dignity
    March 20, 2012 Facing the Future with Joy

    If you head into a day without asking for God's strength, it's like being unclothed. You will be vulnerable and ashamed if you're not leaning on God's power. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31:21-25
  • Laughing at the Time to Come
    March 21, 2012 Facing the Future with Joy

    When you think about the future, what do you feel? Prov. 31 teaches women to face the future without fear. Learn to experience the full life God has for you. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31:21-25
  • Fear and Faith, Day 1
    July 5, 2016 Fear and Faith, with Trillia Newbell & Erin Davis

    Trillia Newbell and Erin Davis show how to approach dangerous times with faith in the Lord instead of fear. Read or Listen →

  • Fear and Faith, Day 2
    July 6, 2016 Fear and Faith, with Trillia Newbell & Erin Davis

    Throughout Scripture people are told, "Do not fear." But the reality is, it's a dangerous world. Read or Listen →

  • The Day Will Come
    October 14, 2010 Habakkuk: Moving from Fear to Faith

    As a child, you probably drove your parents crazy with questions like "When?" "Why?" "How long?" and "Are we there yet?" Are you doing the same to God? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Habakkuk 2
  • Facing the Future with Faith
    May 11, 2011 Hope for Uncertain Times: Surviving and Thriving in an Economic Crisis

    This year our world has witnessed a major earthquake, a tsunami followed by a nuclear emergency, and more. What occupies your mind during a crisis? Read or Listen →

  • Our Confidence
    May 12, 2011 Hope for Uncertain Times: Surviving and Thriving in an Economic Crisis

    Here's good news about adversity: It shows you what's in your heart. So when your finances, your patience, or your ability is being squeezed where do you focus? Read or Listen →

  • We Have Everything We Need
    May 13, 2011 Hope for Uncertain Times: Surviving and Thriving in an Economic Crisis

    If you know Christ, you are rich. The national debt can’t change that. The unemployment rate can’t change it. Gas prices can’t affect it. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • 2 Corinthians 8:1-9
  • How to Choose Quiet in a Storm
    June 23, 2015 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    It's not wrong to ask why. But are you asking with turmoil that says, “God, if You don't explain it, I won't love You; I won't trust You; I won't obey You”? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 131
  • How to Choose Quiet in a Storm
    May 31, 2011 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    It's not wrong to ask why. But are you asking with turmoil that says, “God, if You don't explain it, I won't love You; I won't trust You; I won't obey You”? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 131
  • Is Your Heart at Peace?
    June 22, 2015 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    Think of all the things that fill our world with sound. I think you’ll find the next Revive Our Hearts to be more than just another instance of noise. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Job 131
  • Peace About the Future
    June 1, 2011 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    "What if . . ." We spend so much time worrying about the future instead of trusting the only Person who knows the future. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 131
  • Prepared for a Crisis
    June 26, 2015 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    When you spend time with God in prayer and His Word, it’s kind of like storing up reserves of supplies to use in a crisis. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 131
  • Prepared for a Crisis
    June 3, 2011 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    When you spend time with God in prayer and His Word, it’s kind of like storing up reserves of supplies to use in a crisis. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 131
  • The Heart of Humility and Simplicity
    May 30, 2011 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    Calm. Peaceful. Do these words describe your heart? They can as Nancy describes in a series we’ll begin today. It’s called, How to Have a Quiet Heart. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 131
  • Why Are You So Afraid?
    June 25, 2015 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss asks which is bigger: your storm or your God? Read or Listen →

  • Why Are You So Afraid?
    June 2, 2011 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss asks which is bigger: your storm or your God? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 107:25
  • A Brave Look at Bad News
    August 25, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    At some point in the future, you will be the recipient of bad news. It could involve work, family, or money. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 13:1-14:4
  • Courage to Experience God's Best
    August 28, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    Fear can hold you back from God’s best. Find out how women are choosing faith over fear in real-world situations. Read or Listen →

  • Focusing on God's Promises
    August 21, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    Are you living a life worth remembering? It doesn’t matter how old you are or what your past looks like. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 13
  • Getting Past Your Obstacles
    August 22, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    What obstacles are blocking your goals? Is there any way to get through them? Join in today as Nancy shows you how. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 13
  • Into the Face of Fear
    August 26, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    If you weren’t afraid to fail, what would you try to accomplish? Nancy coaches you through fear to action. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 13-14
  • The Faith to Take a Step
    August 20, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    There are plenty of things all around you that inspire fear. You can dwell on those fears today, or you can cultivate faith. Nancy shares how. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 13:1-14:45
  • The Trap of Unbelief
    August 27, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 3): Trusting God for the Promised Land

    At times, you will be tempted to act or think like you don’t believe in God. Those moments are very important because other people are watching. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 13-14
  • Be Strong and Courageous
    September 22, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 8): Before We Conquer

    Do you ever wake up in the morning feeling overwhelmed by fear of the unknown, fear of your to-do list, fear that you won't be the mom you want to be? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Joshua 1:1-9
  • Lift Up Your Eyes
    September 30, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 9): Defeating Your Jericho

    Do you ever feel all alone in doing what’s right? It’s tough to keep going. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Judges 5
  • Faith Produces Faithfulness
    August 25, 2017 Letters to the Churches in Revelation, Part 3: Faithfulness and the Crown of Life (Smyrna)

    Do your neighbors know that you are ready to suffer for Christ? When they do, you are making a powerful statement. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Revelation 2:8-11
  • Free from Condemnation
    August 18, 2011 Lies Women Tell Themselves, with Sharon Jaynes

    Do you want to watch God change what seems to be a hopeless situation? Sharon Jaynes says, "Don’t be impatient and run away from the hopeless situation." Read or Listen →

  • Freedom from Fear
    August 7, 2012 Lies Young Women Believe with Dannah Gresh

    A young woman named Erin suffered ongoing panic attacks and wondered if she would ever be free. Find out why she needed older women to mentor her. Read or Listen →

  • How to be Calm in Chaos
    August 1, 2018 Living for the Age to Come

    As our world seems to be descending into lunacy, Nancy opens the Bible and gives needed perspective for our day. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Titus 2:11
  • Secure on the Ark
    July 1, 2011 Noah and the Flood: The Gospel in the Old Testament

    Does talk of God’s judgment fill you with fear? Learn how to face the future with confidence and peace. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Genesis 6:17
  • Faith to Be Fearless
    April 17, 2012 Remember Miriam

    Do you ever worry what the future holds for your children? Find out how you can be a parent of faith, working, praying, and trusting for your children. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Exodus 2
  • The Spotlight Is on God
    April 23, 2012 Remember Miriam

    A lot of legends grew up about Miriam, the sister of Moses. Nancy Leigh DeMoss sorts out the legend from Scripture. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Exodus 15:18-21
  • A Throne or a Cross
    August 11, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Do you find it difficult to keep trusting God during times of loss and disappointment? Nancy encourages us to relinquish control and surrender. Read or Listen →

  • God's Promises
    August 5, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Nancy talks about one our greatest fears today: fear that if we let go--if we relinquish control--that everything is going to fall apart. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 12:22-32
  • Raising an Altar
    August 4, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Nancy tells us today that altars speak of sacrifice, of devotion, of surrender, of being consumed. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Hebrews 11:13-14
  • Safety
    August 9, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Can we trust God for our safety, for the safety of our loved ones? Read or Listen →

  • Signing the Contract
    August 12, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Nancy speaks with guests, Bill and Vonette Bright about surrender. Listen to the words of a couple who have lived as "slaves for Christ." Read or Listen →

  • The Arms of Providence
    August 3, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Follow the faith example of Abraham and Sarah as they surrender their lives to God. Read or Listen →

  • The Four Fears
    August 2, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    When you consider surrendering everything to God, are you filled with fear? Read or Listen →

  • The Results of Surrender
    August 13, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Join us as Nancy speaks again to Dr. Bill and Vonette Bright about living life surrendered to Christ. Hear about the adventure and blessing. Read or Listen →

  • True Happiness
    August 6, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Where do you find your greatest pleasure? Nancy talks about living a life of blessing, a life of joy even in moments of sorrow. Read or Listen →

  • Trust or Tyranny?
    August 10, 2004 Surrender: Facing Our Fears

    Nancy tells us that we have the option to trust God or not but refusing to relinquish control has some frightening consequences. Read or Listen →

  • Where Do You Turn When You're Afraid?
    November 19, 2013 The ABC's for Handling a Meltdown (Psalm 34)

    When you face a crisis, where do you turn for comfort? Learn the most effective place to turn when you’re worried or afraid. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 34
  • Smiling at the Future
    March 7, 2007 The Counter-Cultural Woman: A Fresh Look at Proverbs 31

    Do you look to the future with fear? Thinking about the future with peace is one mark of a godly woman. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 31
  • I Will Not Fear
    August 7, 2009 The Lord is My Shepherd (Psalm 23)

    What brings you comfort? A warm blanket? Conversation with a friend? Chocolate? How about a rod and a staff? We talk about these two shepher Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 23
  • The Lord's Prayer, Day 21
    August 29, 2016 The Lord's Prayer

    God fed the prophet Elijah in the wilderness, using birds to carry bread and meat. Could He do that today? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 6:5-15
  • The Lord's Prayer, Day 23
    August 31, 2016 The Lord's Prayer

    Everybody has to learn to trust God to provide. But for moms, that can be especially important. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 6:5-15
  • Daily Bread
    October 23, 2012 The Lord's Prayer, Part 2

    God fed the prophet Elijah in the wilderness, using birds to carry bread and meat. Could He do that today? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 6:5-15
  • Give Us This Day
    October 22, 2012 The Lord's Prayer, Part 2

    One of the writers of Proverbs asked God to give him neither poverty nor riches. That’s hard for us to comprehend in a free market economy. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 6:5-15
  • God's Amazing Provision
    October 25, 2012 The Lord's Prayer, Part 2

    Everybody has to learn to trust God to provide. But for moms, that can be especially important. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 6:5-15
  • The Truth About Emotions
    March 8, 2019 The Truth About Emotions, by Dannah Gresh

    It’s so easy to let our emotions have the steering wheel of our lives. But that’s bound to end in a crash. Emotions are a gift, but they aren't the driver. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 1:28-40
  • An Opportunity
    March 21, 2003 Wars and Rumors of Wars

    Jesus said, "Don't be alarmed, don't be afraid, don't let your heart be troubled." How can Christians respond without fear in moments of worry. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Mark 13:7-11
  • Birth Pangs
    March 20, 2003 Wars and Rumors of Wars

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss teaches us how to be secure in an uncertain world climate. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Mark 13:7-8
  • Dazzled by What We See
    March 17, 2003 Wars and Rumors of Wars

    Nancy has been asking the Lord what He would have her share with listeners during this time of apprehension about war. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Mark 13
  • Where Do You Go For News?
    March 19, 2003 Wars and Rumors of Wars

    How can you be prepared for whatever may come as far as world events or life circumstances? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Mark 13
  • Who Knows?
    March 24, 2003 Wars and Rumors of Wars

    How can we face uncertain circumstances, circumstances that cause fear, anxiety and panic? Nancy teaches us where to look. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Mark 13:14-32
  • What Time Is It? Day 1
    November 30, 2015 What Time Is It?

    As you look at violence in the world, Nancy challenges you to examine our times and ask how the Lord would have you get involved. Read or Listen →

  • In Spite of a Difficult Family Background
    September 9, 2019 You Can Trust God to Write Your Story

    Erin Davis grew up feeling hopeless because of her broken family situation. But at some point her view of this story flipped. Read or Listen →