To function free from fear, strife and stress, step into the peace of God. Take hold of it. Today, when stress tries to overtake you, pursue peace.
Psalm 34:14 — Turn away from evil and do good; Seek peace and pursue it.
1 Corinthians 14:33– For God is not a God of confusion and disorder but of peace and order.
Philippians 4:7 — And the peace of God [that peace which reassures the heart, that peace] which transcends all understanding, [that peace which] stands guard over your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus [is yours].
Colossians 3:15 — Let the peace of Christ [the inner calm of one who walks daily with Him] be the controlling factor in your hearts [deciding and settling questions that arise]. To this peace indeed you were called as members in one body [of believers]. And be thankful [to God always].
John 14:27 — Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.