The Great Investment: Faith, Family, and Finance

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Putnam's Sons, 2000 - Religion - 194 pages
In "Great Investment", Bishop Jakes share the formula for success in every area of life. With wisdom and clarity, he presents practical, biblically-based principles that will help readers achieve their full potential. He explains that the triad of faith, family, and finance is the cornerstone of a life of moral success--success based upon God's plan.

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I think the author has some good points particularly in the finance section, but he does tend to fall closer to the prosperity preacher in some of his comments, despite his protests to the contrary. I ... Read full review

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We need faith to guide us, argues best-selling spiritual author Jakes, and family to ground us, but we also need to prosper so that we can spread God's word. Read full review



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T. D. Jakes, Bishop T. D. Jakes was born and raised in Charleston, West Virginia. He received a Doctorate of Ministry and was the founder and senior pastor of the Temple of Faith Ministries in Charleston for sixteen years. He relocated with T. D. Jakes Ministries, in 1996, to Dallas, Texas. Bishop Jakes is also the CEO for T. D. Jakes Ministries and has promoted hundreds of conferences across the country. He is the author of the bestsellers "Woman, Thou Art Loosed!," "Naked And Not Ashamed," "Can You Stand To Be Blessed," "Daddy Loves His Girls," "The Harvest," and "Loose That Man And Let Him Go." He serves on the board of directors and as a contributing writer for several religious magazines. He also has a weekly television broadcast called Get Ready with T. D. Jakes, which is aired in several countries throughout the world, and Bishop Jakes was named one of the nation's most influential ministers by The New York Times.

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