Love is a Decision

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Word Publishing, Jan 23, 1992 - Interpersonal relations - 228 pages
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In this practical book, family counselor and best-selling author Gary Smalley, with John Trent, reveals a simple yet profound plan for a marriage of depth, warmth, and excitement. Guide your marriage for a lifetime by learning how to make your spouse feel truly honored, keep courtship alive, rebuild trust, and become best friends with your family. According to Smalley, good marriages are no accident. And deciding to love-in the practical ways outlined here-can result in relationships that are tougher than tough times.

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User Review  - Karrie - Christianbook.com

This book is amazing. It is a real eye opener. I was contemplating going for marriage councelling, but now have hope we can fix this marriage using the tools in this book. The Lord is amazing and has gifted Gary Smalley with a wonderful talent. Read full review

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User Review  - Beverly Dowdell - Goodreads

The value of trust in a relationship ... Willing to be honest about personal weaknesses when they occur, admit your failings and turn it into a point of strength and support for each other were valued lessons. Read full review

Contents

Planning on a Great Marriage?
1
The Foundation for All Healthy Relationships
13
Love Is a Decision
35
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nbsp;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.

Dr. John Trentnbsp;is president of StrongFamilies.com and founder of The Institute for the Blessing at Barclay College. John is a sought-after speaker and an award-winning author of more than twenty books, including six books for children. He has been a featured guest on numerous radio and television programs and leads The Blessing Challenge, a joint partnership with Focus on the Family and StrongFamilies.com. John and his wife, Cindy, have two grown daughters, Kari and Laura.

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