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Edward T. Welch quotes: Friends are the best helpers. They come prepackaged with compassion and love. All they need is wisdom, and that is available to everyone. Friends are the best helpers. They come prepackaged with compassion and love. All they need is wisdom, and that is available to everyone.
Edward T. Welch quotes: When you erode the fear of death with the knowledge that you already died [in Christ], you will find yourself moving toward a simple, bold obedience. When you erode the fear of death with the knowledge that you already died [in Christ], you will find yourself moving toward a simple, bold obedience.
Edward T. Welch quotes: You can't have a deeper relationship if you won't allow yourself to be known. All You can't have a deeper relationship if you won't allow yourself to be known. All
Edward T. Welch quotes: The language of shame is extreme. Hear it enough and you believe it. You are told you are disgusting and unclean, and eventually you believe you are. The language of shame is extreme. Hear it enough and you believe it. You are told you are disgusting and unclean, and eventually you believe you are.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Sanctification is more about the direction than the distance we have traveled. Sanctification is more about the direction than the distance we have traveled.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Somehow, turning to God and trusting him with the mysteries of suffering is the answer to the problem of suffering. Somehow, turning to God and trusting him with the mysteries of suffering is the answer to the problem of suffering.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Humans are needy by design. Will we abandon the myth of independence and seek God? Humans are needy by design. Will we abandon the myth of independence and seek God?
Edward T. Welch quotes: Fear of man is always part of a triad that includes unbelief and disobedience. Fear of man is always part of a triad that includes unbelief and disobedience.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Confession is always a good place to start when we feel lost. Confession is always a good place to start when we feel lost.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Fear has given birth to extreme parenting. It looks like love, but it is love mingled with fear. Fear has given birth to extreme parenting. It looks like love, but it is love mingled with fear.
Edward T. Welch quotes: God is God, He is not tame and domesticated like we sometimes (try to) make Him. God is God, He is not tame and domesticated like we sometimes (try to) make Him.
Edward T. Welch quotes: The gospel is the story of God covering his naked enemies, bringing them to the wedding feast, and then marrying them rather than crushing them. The gospel is the story of God covering his naked enemies, bringing them to the wedding feast, and then marrying them rather than crushing them.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Your future includes manna. It will come. There is no sense devising future scenarios now because God will do more than you anticipate. Your future includes manna. It will come. There is no sense devising future scenarios now because God will do more than you anticipate.
Edward T. Welch quotes: God's self-revelation is a higher authority than our feelings. God's self-revelation is a higher authority than our feelings.
Edward T. Welch quotes: There is a resiliency in the human spirit that keeps us going even when we have no reason to continue. There is a resiliency in the human spirit that keeps us going even when we have no reason to continue.
Edward T. Welch quotes: A lingering sense that something was very wrong with him. That sense is called shame. A lingering sense that something was very wrong with him. That sense is called shame.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Suffering nags us with questions about God in a way that comfort never could. Suffering nags us with questions about God in a way that comfort never could.
Edward T. Welch quotes: The more you read Scripture, the more you actually talk to God rather than think about fear. The more you read Scripture, the more you actually talk to God rather than think about fear.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Hiding. Covering up. Self-protection. Feeling exposed. They are telltale signs of shame. Hiding. Covering up. Self-protection. Feeling exposed. They are telltale signs of shame.
Edward T. Welch quotes: They are God's liturgy, prepared for you in advance. How They are God's liturgy, prepared for you in advance. How
Edward T. Welch quotes: I have a new philosophy. I only dread one day at a time. - Charlie Brown I have a new philosophy. I only dread one day at a time. - Charlie Brown
Edward T. Welch quotes: Shame's hold over you leads you to believe you don't deserve to be rid of shame. As a result, you treat hope as if it were a contaminated substance. Shame's hold over you leads you to believe you don't deserve to be rid of shame. As a result, you treat hope as if it were a contaminated substance.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Humility means that you acknowledge you don't know everything, and you might be especially confused when it comes to God. Humility means that you acknowledge you don't know everything, and you might be especially confused when it comes to God.
Edward T. Welch quotes: People are most similar to God when he is the object of their affection. People should delight in God, as he does in himself. People are most similar to God when he is the object of their affection. People should delight in God, as he does in himself.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Hope will only grow in the ground of humility. Hope will only grow in the ground of humility.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Sin is guerrilla warfare that is deadly. Just when you think you are in control, it seeks to devour you. Sin is guerrilla warfare that is deadly. Just when you think you are in control, it seeks to devour you.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Jesus always interpreted hardship in light of the end of the story, and at the end of the story we will be without shame. Jesus always interpreted hardship in light of the end of the story, and at the end of the story we will be without shame.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Here is the rule: the way you live reveals what you really think about God, Here is the rule: the way you live reveals what you really think about God,
Edward T. Welch quotes: Shame is life-dominating and stubborn. Once entrenched in your heart and mind, it is a squatter that refuses to leave. Shame is life-dominating and stubborn. Once entrenched in your heart and mind, it is a squatter that refuses to leave.
Edward T. Welch quotes: The perceived meaninglessness of work is often part of depression. It usually, however, is a sign of depression rather than a cause. Death. The perceived meaninglessness of work is often part of depression. It usually, however, is a sign of depression rather than a cause. Death.
Edward T. Welch quotes: Jesus did not die to increase our self-esteem. Rather, Jesus died to bring glory to the Father by redeeming people from the curse of sin. Jesus did not die to increase our self-esteem. Rather, Jesus died to bring glory to the Father by redeeming people from the curse of sin.
Edward T. Welch quotes: The details of how faith works in spiritual warfare are well known but easily forgotten. The details of how faith works in spiritual warfare are well known but easily forgotten.
Edward T. Welch quotes: You will either fear God or other people. There are no other alternatives. You will either fear God or other people. There are no other alternatives.
Edward T. Welch quotes: the desire is overwhelming. Why? Because there is availability without accountability. the desire is overwhelming. Why? Because there is availability without accountability.
Edward T. Welch quotes: If we think we are usually good, then God is usually irrelevant. If we think we are usually good, then God is usually irrelevant.
Edward T. Welch quotes: The gospel is only available to people who know they are unclean. The gospel is only available to people who know they are unclean.