Spirit-Controlled Temperament

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Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., 1993 - Religion - 256 pages
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Temperament. You're born with distinct strengths, but also weaknesses that can hold you back. God wants to transform your natural weaknesses to make you a dynamic, effective Christian who lives above anger, fear, depression, and selfishness. This book helps you find out who you are, and more importantly, who you can become. (Back cover).

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I read this book 30 years ago when a new Christian and the principles and scriptures have literally transformed my life. Tim LaHaye helps the reader to really understand himself from a Biblical ... Read full review

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The book was a real eye-opener for me. At a point of uncertainty and confusion in my life, it helped me clarify my thinking by showing me who I am. It is a great book. Read full review

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Youre Born with It
Temperament Can be Modified
Meet the Four Basic Temperaments
The Twelve Blends of Temperament
Temperament Strengths
Temperament Weaknesses
The SpiritFilled Temperament
How to Be Filled with the Holy Spirit
Grieving the Holy Spirit through Anger
Quenching the Holy Spirit through Fear
Depression Its Cause and Cure
Selfishness The Bottom Line of Your Weaknesses
How to Overcome Your Weaknesses
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About the author (1993)

Timothy LaHaye was born in Detroit, Michigan on April 27, 1926. He began preaching while working at a summer camp. In 1944, he joined the Army Air Force and was a machine-gunner on bombers in Europe. He received a bachelor's degree from Bob Jones University in 1950, doctor of ministry degree from Western Theological Seminary, and a doctor of literature degree from Liberty University. He served a congregation in Minneapolis until 1956, then became the pastor of the Scott Memorial Baptist Church in El Cajon, California for 25 years. He wrote or helped write over 50 fiction and non-fiction books. He is the co-author of the Left Behind series and the Left Behind: The Kids series with Jerry B. Jenkins. His non-fiction works cover a wide variety of subjects including marriage, family life, depression, homosexuality, anger management, education, and politics. He died days after he had a stroke on July 25, 2016 at the age of 90.

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