Masculinity is under attack by our culture. That should be no surprise. But sadly, even biblical masculinity is under attack by many Evangelical Elites within the Church.
Fear is always a sin (unless it’s a proper fear of God). But fear can also be a sign of being under God’s judgment, especially when the fear is irrational.
God is just. When he destroys the wicked, he knows what he’s doing.
Judgment will be more severe for those who apostatize after receiving the signs and seals of the New Covenant.
“Since therefore the children share in flesh and blood, he himself likewise partook of the same things, that through death he might destroy the one who has the power of death, that is, the devil, and deliver all those who through fear of death were subject to lifelong slavery.” (Hebrews 2:14-15 ESV)
Christendom 2.0 won’t happen without the Baptists, and Baptists won’t fully get on board until they learn to think covenantally.