30 Days to Taming Your Tongue

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Harvest House Publishers, Mar 1, 2008 - Religion - 141 pages
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Certified behavioral consultant Deborah Pegues knows how easily a slip of the tongue can cause problems in personal and business relationships. This is why she wrote the popular 30 Days to Taming Your Tongue (500,000 copies sold). Now in trade size, Pegues's 30-day devotional will help each reader not only tame their tongue but make it productive rather than destructive.

With humor and a bit of refreshing sass, Deborah devotes chapters to learning how to overcome the

  • Retaliating Tongue
  • Know-It-All Tongue
  • Belittling Tongue
  • Hasty Tongue
  • Gossiping Tongue
  • 25 More!

Short stories, anecdotes, soul-searching questions, and scripturally based personal affirmations combine to make each applicable and life changing.

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Review: 30 Days to Taming Your Tongue: What You Say (and Don't Say) Can Improve Your Relationships

User Review  - KMBJR - Christianbook.com

Taught this as a bible and sermon series.....wow..I didn't know that the tongue could do this many things. However, through our 30 day tongue fast we did see some changes in the lives of those who ... Read full review

Review: 30 Days to Taming Your Tongue: What You Say (and Don't Say) Can Improve Your Relationships

User Review  - Daniel7ty - Christianbook.com

I ordered this book, workbook and DVD to help the group I was leading at the church but to my surprise the book has now became the big thing. I used this book to teach a prayer and bible Study group ... Read full review

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Contents

Prologue
7
The Lying Tongue
11
The Flattering Tongue
17
The Manipulating Tongue
21
The Hasty Tongue
25
The Divisive Tongue
29
The Argumentative Tongue
32
The Boasting Tongue
36
The Intimidating Tongue
75
The Rude Tongue
80
The Judgmental Tongue
85
The SelfAbsorbed Tongue
89
The Cursing Tongue
93
The Complaining Tongue
97
The Retaliating Tongue
101
The Accusing Tongue
105

The SelfDeprecating Tongue
39
The Slandering Tongue
42
The Gossiping Tongue
46
The Meddling Tongue
50
The Betraying Tongue
55
The Belittling Tongue
58
The Cynical Tongue
61
The KnowItAll Tongue
64
The Harsh Tongue
67
The Tactless Tongue
70
The Discouraging Tongue
109
The Doubting Tongue
114
The Loquacious Tongue
118
The Indiscreet Tongue
121
The Silent Tongue
124
Epilogue
129
Daily Tongue Evaluation Checklist
133
Alternative Uses of the Tongue
137
Arsenal of Tongue Scriptures
139
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About the author (2008)

Deborah Smith Pegues is a certified behavioral consultant, Bible teacher, and international speaker. She has written 16 transformational books, including the bestselling 30 Days to Taming Your Tongue (over one million sold worldwide) and Emergency Prayers. She and her husband, Darnell, have been married nearly 40 years.

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