I realize that when I allow my fear to control me, I miss out on opportunities that can open the doors to a much better life. Therefore, I let go of my fears and their consequences. Can you honestly say that you practice this? Have you acknowledged what your fears are? Have you made a plan to overcome them?
Today we have provide you with some declarations that will Mpower you to conquer your fears. Read through them and then practice them. Here are some thoughts and tools to help you navigate and/or make plans to overcome your fears.
I no longer allow fear to dictate my decisions. I am perfectly capable of weighing whether or not I am equipped to take on certain situations. When you get to this declaration, you will know and understand the negative impact of holding on to your fear. For some of you reading this right now, you are struggling with this right now. Let me encourage you, right now. With the right help (coaches, counseling, friends, accountability partners, etc) you can and will overcome your fears.
- I evaluate the requirements for the task that I wish to take on and compare them to my skill set. If it is a good match, I chase the opportunity. If not, I simply prepare until I am able to successfully tackle the challenge. Take the time to be patient enough with yourself to make decisions, correctly.
I believe in myself and in my abilities. I am done with taking the backseat to my life! I am pushing fear to the passenger’s side and taking control of the wheel. Let’s go…
- There is nothing to fear but fear itself. In a sense, fear is similar to the boogeyman. It talks a big talk, but when push comes to shove, fear shrivels down into nothingness.
- My fear, not my lack of ability, can cause me to remain at a standstill in my life. Fear is only at ease within a predefined comfort zone. Anything that is outside of the comfort zone sets off an internal alarm. I ignore that alarm and go forth outside my comfort zone with confidence.
Today, I look fear in the face and tell it to take a hike. I am the boss of my mind. I banish fear from my mind, body, and soul.
Journal Self-Reflection Questions:
- How are my fears holding me back from achieving my dreams?
- Are my fears rational or do they develop due to lack of control?
- How can I productively overcome my deepest fears?