King Jehoshephat is faced with a war. He knows what is coming is more than Judah’s army could match. Jehoshephat was frightened. In that fear, he could have despaired of hope. Instead, he turned to God, remembering what God has brought the Israelites through. His display of faith inspired his kingdom to trust in God’s power as well. When the battle came, the people faced the foe, but God did the fighting for Judah as he promised.
1. How do you let fear control you?
2. Did God help you surpass that fear? If so, how?
Challenge: Journal about an experience of fear, and how you worked through it.