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Edward T. Welch

Edward T. Welch, MDiv, PhD, is a licensed psychologist and faculty member at the Christian Counseling & Educational Foundation (CCEF). He earned a PhD in counseling (neuropsychology) from the University of Utah and has a Master of Divinity degree from Biblical Theological Seminary. Ed has been counseling for over thirty years and has written extensively on the topics of depression, fear, and addictions. His biblical counseling books include Running Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of Rest and A Small Book for the Anxious Heart. Learn more at the ccef.org.

When We Hurt Those Who Are Hurting

People in the church often say foolish and hurtful words to those who are grieving. “If I were you…


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Insecurities, the Fear of People, Regrets, and Failure

Excerpt adapted from A Small Book about Why We Hide: How Jesus Rescues Us from Insecurity, Regret,…


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When Food Is No Longer Just Food

Do you ever wish that you could just forget about food? What started as an innocent diet has turned…


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Don’t Be Anxious … Pray
Don’t Be Anxious … Pray

This sounds too simple. Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and…


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Running Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of Rest
Running Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of Rest

Excerpt from Chapter 10 of Running Scared: Fear, Worry, and the God of Rest by Edward T. Welch…


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To Be Human Is to Be Afraid

To be human is to be afraid. We are small; the world is big. Though we make plans, follow through…


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