As You Leave Home: Parting Thoughts from a Loving Parent

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Tyndale House, 2000 - Family & Relationships - 163 pages
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Best-selling author Jerry Jenkins lets us listen in as he shares loving thoughts and advice with his son Chad, who is about to leave home for the first time. He conveys advice on the subjects most parents would like to discuss with their departing children but don't know how: unconditional love, relationships with others, nourishing the inner life, remaining sexually pure, the practical fundamentals of life, and making wise choices regarding a career, friends, and a mate.

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Jerry B. Jenkins was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan on September 23, 1949. He is the author of more than 175 books including the Left Behind series, Riven, Matthew's Story, The Last Operative, and The Brotherhood. He is also the former editor of Moody Magazine, and his writing has appeared in Reader's Digest, Parade, Guideposts, and dozens of Christian periodicals. He wrote the nationally syndicated sports story comic strip, Gil Thorp, from 1996-2004. He owns Jenkins Entertainment, a filmmaking company in Los Angeles, which produced the critically-acclaimed movie Hometown Legend, based on his book of the same name. He also owns the Christian Writers Guild, which trains professional Christian writers. As a marriage and family author and speaker, he has been a frequent guest on Dr. James Dobson's Focus on the Family radio program.

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