Overcoming fear

There are no atheists in bio-hazard suits. Perhaps that sentiment has never been strictly true, even when we were still talking about foxholes. But fear does have a way of turning the mind to matters of ultimacy. In the present crisis, with Americans rattled by terror, the church has a responsibility to bear witness to the fact that trust in God and in the world God created is powerful enough to overcome even the most well-founded fear.


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