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

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New Growth Press, 2007 - Religion - 317 pages
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Edward T. Welch investigates the roots of fear in the human soul and the ramifications of living in the grips of anxiety, worry, and dread. Within the framework of thirty topical meditations, Welch offers sound biblical theology and moment-by-moment, thoughtful encouragement for life-saving rescue in the midst of the heart and mind battlefield of rampant panic-stricken responses. --from publisher description.

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User Review  - brianghedges - LibraryThing

Like all of Ed Welch's books, Running Scared is a helpful book for ordinary people who struggle with ordinary sins. Scripture-laden and down-to-earth, this expose on fear, worry, and anxiety addresses ... Read full review

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I have just finished reading this book and in accord with the author's recommendation I read a chapter each day, after sharing the content with another person. My husband won't have to read the book ... Read full review

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About the author (2007)

EDWARD T. WELCH (M.Div., Biblical Theological Seminary; Ph.D. in counseling psychology, University of Utah) is director of counseling at the Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation and professor of practical theology at Westminster Theological Seminary. He is author of Blame It on the Brain and When People Are Big and God Is Small, and the contributes frequently to the Journal of Biblical Counseling.

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