Spirit-Controlled Temperament

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Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., 1994 - Religion - 256 pages
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A superb treatment of the basic human temperaments and how God can use them, now revised with new chapters and questions for group study.
 

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Contents

Youre Born with It
1
Temperament Can be Modified
7
Meet the Four Basic Temperaments
11
The Twelve Blends of Temperament
39
Temperament Strengths
65
Temperament Weaknesses
75
The SpiritFilled Temperament
93
How to Be Filled with the Holy Spirit
109
Grieving the Holy Spirit through Anger
129
Quenching the Holy Spirit through Fear
145
Depression Its Cause and Cure
169
Selfishness The Bottom Line of Your Weaknesses
191
How to Overcome Your Weaknesses
209
SpiritModified Temperaments
231
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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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