Ed Welch

Edward T. Welch, M.Div., Ph.D. is a counselor and faculty member at CCEF. He earned a Ph.D. 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 30 years and has written extensively on the topics of depression, fear, and addictions. His books include: When People Are Big and God is Small; Addictions: A Banquet in the Grave; Blame it on the Brain; Depression—A Stubborn Darkness; Running Scared; Crossroads: A Step-by-Step Guide Away From Addiction; and When I Am Afraid: A Step-by-Step Guide Away from Fear and Anxiety.

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We share some "storm stories" of other believers, and how they walked through their own storms with hope in Christ alone. View Show Notes →
Why do I care so much about me? If we were honest, most of us would love to be great in a kingdom of our own making, says biblical counselor Ed Welch. Christ, however, has a better idea. View Show Notes →
Christian counselor Ed Welch believes most of us care too much about what others think of us. While we're all affected by the disapproval of others, we don't need to be owned by it. View Show Notes →
Biblical counselor Ed Welch explains that our desire for love isn't evil, but that in some instances we want it too much; so much so, in fact, that we can be controlled by what others think. View Show Notes →
How does Christ handle our shame? Ed Welch delves into John 4 to explain. View Show Notes →
Ed Welch explores how shame causes equally dysfunctional behaviors and beliefs in so many Christian men and women. View Show Notes →
Ed Welch explains how shame controls and often defines so many Christians' lives. View Show Notes →
How should a person handle depression? View Show Notes →
Today on the broadcast, Christian counselors and authors Ed Welch and Leslie Vernick point the weary and depressed to help and hope. View Show Notes →
William Cowper experienced it. So did Charles Haddon Spurgeon and the Apostle Paul. What is it? Depression. View Show Notes →
Depression feels terrifying, dark, numb, heavy, and painful. View Show Notes →
Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia in older adults and, unfortunately, there is no cure. View Show Notes →
If someone you know struggles with Attention Deficit Disorder, then you’ll want to join us today when biblical counselors David Powlison and Ed Welch, answer Dennis Rainey’s questions about ADD. View Show Notes →
What is depression? View Show Notes →
Is there a link between chemical imbalances and the way we behave? View Show Notes →
Is there anything on earth that can’t become an addiction? View Show Notes →
Is someone you know battling an addiction? View Show Notes →