Fear sets us behind. It tells us that we cannot accomplish our dreams, and that we must keep quiet. It also separates us from our loved ones. Fear limits our willing to try.
The things people fear about may be different, but the way they react are the same. When we are in fear, our mouth gets dry and our stomach churns. Fearing constantly is unhealthy. Here are some ways you can overcome your fear:
Connecting with others
Fears are worse when faced alone. So, share your concern with a good friend of yours. We often don’t speak about our fears to anyone because we think that others will laugh at us. You need to find someone you can trust and share your feelings.
Being in a new place or situation gives you fear. You should build a structure into your schedule to create safety net. For example, if you exercise then exercise everyday; if you go out for a walk, do it at the same time every day. This structure will give you security as you know what to expect. Always take control of the new situation you get into.
Learn relaxation techniques
You shouldn’t let fear grow inside you. This will lead to health problems. Learn some relaxation techniques so that you are physically ready to face your fear. Yoga and meditation are good ways of relaxation.
Build up a spiritual life
Spiritual truths give great comfort in times of crisis. They give us safety and a reason of hope. You can start your spiritual life by reading the Bible.
Face your fears
You should know that some fears are healthy and they protect you from danger; for example, walking in the dark street alone. You should avoid this type of situation. There is nothing to feel proud about if any of your action causes personal threat.
But if the fear is mental, then you can try doing the thing that you fear most. For example, many people fear public speaking. So, they should try speaking in front of public more in order to overcome their fear.
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