The Act of Marriage: The Beauty of Sexual Love

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Zondervan Publishing House, 1976 - Marriage - 294 pages
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Tim and Beverly LaHaye offer principles, goals, guidelines, charts, and research results to help couples achieve a satifying marital relationship. It is their belief that a frustrating sex life threatens all other areas of married life and an enjoyable sexual relationship is the key to success in everything else.

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I decided to read this because it's a classic, and I figured it must have some worthwhile things to say. Indeed, I have to admire how groundbreaking and progressive it must've been for the time when ... Read full review

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As a pastor, I give this book to every young couple whose ceremony I conduct. I have also given it to married couples whom I feel could benefit from such information. I have been using this book for the past forty years and have found it to be one of the best. Read full review


Acknowledgmen ts Introduction
The Sanctity of Sex
What Lovemaking Means to a Man

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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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