Fearlessness is often at the heart of every success story. Nobody becomes a super success without having enough faith to persevere in the face of overwhelming odds. Every success story involves taking a risk and acting on faith. Whatever results you desire in your life, business, or impact project will require a corresponding level of faith. Your results are a reflection of how much faith you currently have. Your fears are holding you back. The accomplishments of well-known individuals and businesses demonstrate fearlessness as a quality. Every accomplishment, every victory is a story about how we overcame our fears.
In Acts 4:1-31, the virtue of fearlessness shines through as the Apostles face opposition and persecution. Despite being arrested and brought before the religious leaders, they fearlessly proclaim the message of Jesus Christ. Recognizing the need for boldness, the Apostles fervently pray to God, asking for the strength to continue speaking His word with courage. Their prayer is answered, and they are filled with the Holy Spirit, enabling them to boldly testify to the resurrection of Jesus. This passage showcases the power of fearlessness and the Apostles’ reliance on God for boldness in their mission to spread the Gospel.
There are many similar stories in the business world. Apple launched the iPod in 2001. At that time, the market was dominated by CD players, and digital music was relatively new. Despite skepticism, Apple took a bold leap by introducing a portable device that revolutionized the music industry. This move demonstrated their fearlessness under the leadership of Steve Jobs. Apple became known for disrupting established norms and shaping the future of technology and entertainment. You will face opposition and persecution if you do anything noteworthy. If you think about it, you will realize that your fears have negatively impacted your mission.