Simple ways to strengthen any relationship
With more than 10 million copies sold, The 5 Love Languages(r) continues to transform relationships worldwide. And though originally written for married couples, its concepts have proven applicable to families, friends, and even coworkers.
The premise is simple: Each person gives and receives love in a certain language, and speaking it will strengthen that relationship. For singles, that means you can:
Whether you want to be closer to your parents, reach out more to your friends, or give dating another try, The 5 Love Languages(r) Singles Edition will give you the confidence you need to connect with others in a meaningful way.
"Nothing has more potential for enhancing one's sense of well-being than effectively loving and being loved. This book is designed to help you do both of these things effectively." Gary Chapman
Includes a quiz to help you learn your love language, plus a section on the pros and cons of online dating."
Fun, creative, and spiritually engaging these are no ordinary dates!
Have you ever tried a photography date? A water date? What about a second first date?
52 Uncommon Dates is more than a book. . . it s an experience! Each date will set the scene for you and walk you through making it happen. Learn how to practically speak each other s love language, incorporate prayer in ways that are natural and relevant to real life, and finish strong with questions that help keep conversation alive. You can even dig deeper to discover Bible passages that fit the theme of each date.
Ignite prayerful and playful connections in ways that deepen the relational, physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects of your relationship, one date at a time."
Your attitudes about marriage and the path to marriage are wrong. Some you ve inherited, some you ve simply bought hook, line, and sinker and some you vemade up yourself. They have translated into bad action (or no action)in datingand relationships. But it s not too late; you can break the cycle of datingdysfunction and learn to honor marriage, marry well, and live intentionally while you wait. Lisa Anderson proves it s possible.
"The Dating Manifesto" is neither a cheesy formula for finding a spouse nor a feel-good book about how the person for you is out there if you only believe. Instead, it s a challenge to wise up, own your junk, and chart a bold new coursefor your relationship future."
Many singles are often overlooked or marginalized in our Christian culture and churches, but this isn t how God sees them. He places a very high value on His singles, and we should too.
Taking truths from 1 Corinthians 7, Dr. Evans shares three vital principles for singles: How to wait on the Lord and his timing and direction, how to work for God and experience the satisfaction of fulfilling your personal calling in life, and what it means to be wedded in the Lord, whether that is through an eventual marriage or through your personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
Dr. Evans writes to a variety of types of singles, the:
In this hope-filled and popular title, Dr. Tony Evans encourages us to embrace the often unheard biblically-based truth about singlehood: "Being single is more desirable for a Christian than being married!""
Here at last is an up-to-date, comprehensive handbook to single adult ministry. Based on his over twenty-five years of experience, Dennis Franck offers church leaders guidance on all aspects of this often-overlooked ministry, including:
-understanding singles' diverse life situations and needs
-developing a biblical philosophy of ministry
-the practical aspects of building a ministry
Pastors and lay leaders will gratefully welcome this new in-depth resource to guide their ministry to, for, and through single adults.