I have heard countless times that fear is not of God!
2 Timothy 1:7 For God has not given us a spirit of fear but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
NIV 2 Timothy 1: 7 For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.
I John 4:18 There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear, because fear involves torment. But he who fears has not been made perfect in love.
Romans 8: 5 For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, “Abba, Father.”
Galatians 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
I have therefore resolve to love as led by the spirit of love, following the doctrine of my Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ with all diligence, for If I love, fear has no hold on me. Clean water and foul water cannot be poured from the same cistern.