Fear in past times has been an intense stronghold for me. When I was young I used to become physically sick—crippled by the fear that would overtake my mind and heart. In the recent years the Lord has worked a great victory in this area, for which I am incredibly thankful! As I have chosen to lay these worries and fears down at His feet, He has always been faithful to leave in their place the joy and peace of His ever-present Spirit.
Even in this place of victory, I am still in need of daily vigilance over this particular area. When I am not watchful, it can creep back in very subtly... read the rest here.