ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

What Are You Afraid Of? Book Review

Updated on September 11, 2021

What Are You Afraid Of?

Has fear overtaken your thought life? Are you afraid of?

Some pandemic or disaster will happen.

Major illness and beyond this life.

Financial failure.

Danger and sudden trouble.

Facing Down Your Fears with Faith

Fear. There isn't anyone on earth that hasn't experienced some type of fear in their life. In Dr. David Jeremiah's new book "What Are You Afraid Of" he takes on ten different fears that people face.

One of the emotions that I counsel people on is overcoming fear. Studies show that 90% of the things we battle with in our minds never happen, but they are real and manifest themselves in our thinking. How do we combat things that probably will not take place? How do we get beyond fear and press on in faith? These are the types of situations discussed in Pastor Jeremiah's new book.

It has been many years now since I first heard Dr. Jeremiah speak, and ever since then his teachings are a part of my daily devotions every morning at 6:00.

God has given us all we need to face down our fears with faith.

Dr. Jeremiah's Teachings

If you are familiar with his teachings, you are aware that he publishes a new book every fall. This is his newest book released on October 1st, 2013. For ten weeks his radio and television programs focused on each of the aspects that are presented in the book. When the book was first released you could follow along as Pastor David addressed each title unfolding the details of this work.

I encourage you to visit his website that shares all the details of this book along with the daily teachings, study materials and videos. On the interactive website you will be introduced to a short clip that deals with each of the topics from the book.

If it is still available, look for the title: Final Notice and view each of these presentations that are made public every Monday for ten weeks. Then follow along with the teachings that coincide with the book. Each episode is approximately one hour long and includes teachings by the Pastor concerning that week's "fear" category.

The book is available in hardback (320 pages), kindle edition and audio Cd versions.

The book addresses the top ten fears people face in life.

The book that will help you face your fears!

What Are You Afraid Of?: Facing Down Your Fears with Faith
What Are You Afraid Of?: Facing Down Your Fears with Faith
Kindle Edition. Available in hardback (320 pages) or audio book also.

The Ten "D's"

Did you know that the Bible instructs us to "fear not" almost 400 times? To me that means, if God had to repeat it so often, fear must be a pretty big thing people deal with all through their lives.

Overcoming fear can be a battle, especially if you are not aware there is a conflict. Most of us can recognize anger, anxiety or even worry, but did you know that there are underlying fears that we face but are not aware of them?

"What Are You Afraid Of" pinpoints ten aspects of fear that people face and gives suggestions based on the Word of God in combating that particular fear.

Chapter titles in the book deal with:

1. Disasters and how to deal with natural calamity.

2. The fear of contracting a serious disease, such as cancer. Dr. Jeremiah has discussed first hand how he dealt with the fear when he fought two bouts of cancer and had victory through Christ.

3. The fear of financial chaos and debt for the individual and nation.

4. Having the fear of failing or being defeated, which can paralyze a person from stepping out in faith.

5. Living alone and becoming disconnected from society due to circumstances. This often happens with widows or those who have experienced divorce.

6. Being rejected and disapproved of by others. When a child does not feel validated by a parent they often carry this fear into adulthood.

7. Having a fear of sudden danger or the "what if" syndrome. Those that are afraid to try new things because something "might" happen.

8. As people get older one fear they have is not having the ability to think or act on their own, causing them to go into a deep depression.

9. Every one will have to experience death, but believers don't have to fear dying. I like how Dr. Jeremiah puts it in a passage from chapter nine:

"If you know God through Jesus Christ, then you are experiencing eternal life right now,

even though you have not physically died."

10. For those who do not understand that God is love, they have a fear of Him. In this chapter you will read how we do not have to fear God, but be in reverence to Him. The only ones who need fear the Divine God are those who do not believe in His Son Jesus Christ.

An Interview with Dr. Jeremiah

Author of the book, and why he felt the

need to write such a work.

You can listen to the interview by

clicking on the link below.

Dr. Jeremiah Interview about the Book

A Book Worth Buying & Sharing

If you or someone you know is facing any of these fears, I encourage you to get the book and follow the prescription given by Dr. Jeremiah found in the Word of God. Isn't it time that you are free from fear? When someone asks, "What are you afraid of?", learn how to respond ... "nothing!"

Copyrighted Material by Favored1. Do not copy. Photo credit by Amazon.

#140 Created/Published 10/1/13

Look for Me on the Web

Don't Forget to Keep in Touch.

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, You Tube and Articles as well as my Daily Favor blog. Click on my profile for links.

*Note: The "RELATED HUBS" items are not mine and are not necessarily endorsed by me

© 2013 Fay Favored


This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

Show Details
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)