Joy That Lasts

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Zondervan, 1988 - Christian life - 192 pages
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We all start out with bright hopes and high expectations. Yet at some time in our lives, we're bound to come up short. From dream vacations that turn into rained-out disasters, to failing marriages, life often forces us to confront disappointment and disillusionment, rejection and pain.

In the midst of devastating personal crisis, Gary Smalley found his greatest opportunity - and the secret to a rewarding new life. Now he shares his extraodinary findings with you. Make envy, anger and depression fade away and instead bask in love, calm, and contentment, by discovering satisfaction and fulfillment in... "Joy That Lasts"

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One of those books that you recommend and give to others. It has helped me and others. Helps you understanding how you think during hurtful times. Gives you insights as to how to overcome your "own ... Read full review


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Dr. Gary Smalley, one of the foremost experts on family relationships, has written or cowritten more than sixty books and thirty-five videos, selling more than six million copies. With more than forty years of experience, he is a best-selling and award-winning author and has appeared on hundreds of local and national radio and television shows. He and his wife, Norma, have been married more than forty five years and have three grown children, all in full-time ministry.

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