Shame and Guilt: Godly Vs. Toxic

Here are the significant differences between godly shame and guilt that leads to repentance and the unhealthy kind that hurts us.

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There is a kind of a shame that is healthy. It comes when we realize we are sinners who need God’s forgiveness. It is shame that brings us to repentance. However, we are not supposed to stay in this state. We are supposed to let go of guilt and shame and move on with our lives.

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Carola Finch

Carola Finch

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Writer & author. Posts about Christian living, mental and physical health, disabilities, & social issues. CR alumni. Breast cancer survivor.