Big Kids Struggle with Fear Too!
Big kids can still struggle with fear at night time, too. As a parent many times you feel helpless to help them. Just telling your child not to be afraid most times is not enough.
You can read out loud one of the bible verses below or get your kids to repeat it with you. The more your kids say these scriptures the more they will be able to win the battle over their fears.
Help your kids today, with one of the biggest struggles we all face in our lives. The battle of the mind. This very famous book by Joyce Myers, has a kids version and could be very helpful for your kids to read. If your child doesn't like to read much then you could read it together.
Don't let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God, and trust also in me.
The Lord is my light and my salvation - so why should I be afraid? The Lord is my fortress, protecting me from danger, so why should I tremble?
Psalm 27:1 NLT
I prayed to the Lord, and he answered me. He freed me from all my fears.
Psalm 34:4 NLT
For God has not given us a spirit of fear and timidity, but of power, love, and self-discipline.
2 Timothy 1:7 NLT
"I am leaving you with a gift - peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give."
John 14:27 NLT
I trust in God, so why should I be afraid? What can mere mortals do to me?
Psalm 56:11 NLT
So be strong and courageous, all you who put your hope in the Lord!
Psalm 131:24 NLT
Then he asked them, "why are you afraid? Do you still have no faith?".
Mark 4:40 NLT
"For I am the Lord your God who holds your right hand, and who says to you, do not be afraid. I will help you."
Isaiah 41:13 NLT
You can go to bed without fear; you will lie down and sleep soundly..
Proverbs 3:24 NLT
So we can say with confidence, "The Lord is my helper, so I will have no fear. What can mere people do to me?"
Hebrews 13:6 NTL
Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou [art] with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.
What bible verses do you use to battle fear?