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  • Gary Chapman

    From america’s favorite marriage expert: “Could it be that what we have called ‘love’ is not love at all? Could it be that for most couples, love comes after the wedding...?” —Gary Chapman in The Marriage You’ve Always Wanted.  But how does love grow? Respected marriage counselor Gary Chapman, author of the New York Times best-seller The Five Love Languages, looks at the key issues that will help you build the marriage you’ve always wanted , answering such real-life questions as... Why won’t they change? Why do we always fight about chores? Why should we have to work at sex? In the warm, practical style that has endeared him to...read more

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    A relative makes a tactless comment about your child’s weight. The guy behind you on the expressway follows too closely. Your wife lets the gas tank go down to empty . . . again.  Life is full of frustrations—some big, some little. And while you might not be ready to blow, it’s easy to grow bitter and angry in the wake of disappointment, hurt, rejection, and embarrassment. Anger is a reality of life. But it doesn’t have to control your life. And in fact, anger can be used for good—and can even change the world! In Anger: Handling a Powerful Emotion in a Healthy Way, the revised and updated edition of The Other Side of Love, Dr. Gary Chapman offers...read more

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    Finances are the number-one cause of disagreements in marriages, leading many couples to divorce. Dr. Gary Chapman has counseled couples for over thirty years on relationship issues--money being at the top of the list. In his little audio book Profit Sharing, Dr. Chapman provides practical advice on how to make money an asset--as opposed to a headache--in your marriage. His straightforward conversational style will help you and your spouse quickly identify weak areas and reframe the way you view your...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    “My husband and I can’t seem to agree on anything.” “You spent how much?” “My wife’s parents are driving me crazy!” “You never listen to me!” Let’s face it—even the best of marriages hit an occasional bump in the road now and then. The secret to marital bliss lies in how you and your spouse handle those bumps. In Happily Ever After, Dr. Gary Chapman, the man who wrote on how husbands and wives can effectively love one another, shows couples how to successfully navigate the six most common problems they face: fighting fair, negotiating change, managing money, raising kids, maintaining a healthy sex life, and getting...read more

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    What to do when you feel like giving up When you said, “I do,” you entered marriage with high hopes, dreaming it would be supremely happy. You never intended it to be miserable. Millions of couples are struggling in desperate marriages. But the story doesn’t have to end there. Dr. Gary Chapman writes, “I believe that in every troubled marriage, one or both partners can take positive steps that have the potential for changing the emotional climate in their marriage.” Loving Your Spouse When You Feel Like Walking Away, the revised and updated edition of the award-winning Desparate Marriages, teaches you how to: Recognize and reject the...read more

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    ¡Más de tres millones de copias vendidas! ¿Tú y tu pareja hablan el mismo idioma? l te manda flores cuando lo único que quieres es tiempo para hablar. Ella te da un abrazo cuan do lo que en realidad quieres es una comida casera. El problema no es el amor... ¡es el idioma en que lo expresan! En este bestseller internacional, el Dr. Gary Chapman revela cómo las personas expresan su amor en diferentes maneras. De hecho, hay cinco idiomas específicos del amor. Tiempo de calidad. Palabras de afirmación. Obsequios. Actos de servicio. Contacto físico. Lo que para ti dice mil cosas, podría ser un gesto sin sentido para tu pareja. Pero...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    '¡Ya te dije que lo lamento!' En la vida real hay personas reales que cometen errores reales. A veces, no basta con decir: “lo siento”. La necesidad de las disculpas impacta a todas las relaciones humanas. La buena noticia es que usted puede aprender el arte de la disculpa. A través de su investigación e interacción con cientos de individuos, los consejeros y doctores Jennifer Thomas y Gary Chapman —él es autor del revolucionario libro Los Cinco Lenguajes del Amor— han descubierto cinco aspectos fundamentales o “lenguajes” de una disculpa: Expresar Arrepentimiento — “Lo siento.” Aceptar La Responsabilidad...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    Lets make love. Lets have sex. Is there a difference? You bet there is! While sex is the joining of two bodies, love is the joining of two souls. Sex without love will never be ultimately satisfying, but sex that grows out of love will take a marriage to a whole new level of satisfaction. In his trademark simple, straightforward style, Dr. Gary Chapman explores the Judeo-Christian teachings on love and sex and teaches couples that if they desire greater sexual satisfaction, they must first learn how to...read more

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    Gary Chapman shares seven principles to encourage those struggling with in-law relationships, which affects spousal relationships.  If these principles are woven into daily life, the reward will be a strengthened and mutually beneficial in-law...read more

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    Each day involves countless interactions with others–not only among family and friends but also with neighbors, coworkers, even telephone solicitors. An attitude of love may ot be your top priority in some of these encounters. But what if the ancient maxim “love your neighbor as yourself” applied to everyone, including those you meet in the most ordinary circumstances? By giving love, instead of grabbing for it, you’ll become the person others want to love in return, no matter what their role in your life. Relationship expert Dr. Gary Chapman applies the seven characteristics of authentic love to family life, friendship, the workplace, and beyond. Eye-opening...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    Before you plan your wedding, plan your marriage! Wish you could know what you’re getting into when you say “I do”? Now, with Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married, you can. Dr. Gary Chapman, #1 New York Times best-selling author of The 5 Love Languages™, has spent the last thirty-five years counseling couples. In Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married, he shares what he and these couples have learned from experience. Among the twelve things you should know: that being in love is not enough to make a successful marriage, that romantic love has two stages (and how to make the transition), that mutual sexual fulfillment is not...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    Many feel bombarded by images and experiences of broken families.  This is not how God intended families to be!  So often we examine the traits of unhealthy families, but Gary Chapman paints a biblical portrait of what a loving, stable family looks like.  Chapman details five timeless characteristics that create a healthy family...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    Get to know the man behind the 5 Love Languages®. You just might discover yourself along the way. Many people are familiar with Dr. Gary Chapman, author of The 5 Love Languages®. Millions have been transformed by this New York Times bestselling book. But as influential as Gary has been, the surprising thing is . . . he’s just a regular guy, not much different than you and me. And in the mirror of his life, you might discover your own story, too. In Life Lessons and Love Languages, you’ll look behind the curtain for a glimpse of Gary’s life, from his upbringing in Small Town, USA to becoming a bestselling author and international speaker. What makes him tick may...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    As diferenças gritantes no jeito de ser e de agir de homens e mulheres já não são novidade há tempos. O que continua sendo um dilema é como fazer dar certo uma relação entre duas pessoas que às vezes parecem ter vindo de planetas distintos. Compreender essas diferenças é parte da solução e é nisso que Gary Chapman vai ajudar você. Com mais de 30 anos de experiência no aconselhamento de casais, ele percebeu que cada um de nós adota uma linguagem pela qual damos e recebemos amor. Quando o casal não entende corretamente a linguagem predominante de cada um, a comunicação é afetada, impedindo que se sintam amados, aceitos e valorizados. Nesta terceira edição de sua...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    Gary Chapman has helped millions prepare for marriage. Now let him prepare you for kids. Inside, Gary shares what he wishes he and his wife had known before having kids. For example: Children affect your time, your money, and your marriage — and that’s just the beginning. With his trademark warmth, he offers practical advice on everything from potty training to the importance of apologizing to your child to keeping your marriage strong... all the while celebrating the great joy that children...read more

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    Why do some teens thrive as adults while others struggle? What makes the difference? Gary Chapman, the New York Times #1 bestselling author of The Five Love Languages®, and Clarence Shuler met when Clarence was still a teen. Gary mentored Clarence and helped him make wise decisions during his tumultuous teen years. Decades later, the two are still close friends and both lead powerful ministries that help people all around the world live better, more godly...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    Der New York Times-Bestseller, der in über 30 Sprachen übersetzt wurde. Weltweit mehr als 11 Millionen verkaufte Exemplare. Haben Sie sich schon einmal gefragt, warum Beziehungen scheitern? Wie erhält man die Liebe über Jahre? Was sind die Zutaten für mehr Harmonie in der Familie? In der neuen vollständigen und ungekürzten Ausgabe des Bestsellers 'Die 5 Sprachen der Liebe' erklärt der Experte für Beziehungsfragen Dr. Gary Chapman wie man Missverständnisse zwischen den Partnern ausräumen und die Liebe auf eine feste Grundlage stellen kann. Es gibt nichts Schöneres als zu lieben und geliebt zu werden. Wer echte, dauerhafte Liebe erfahren und weitergeben möchte, muss sich im...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    Vom Autor des Nr. 1 New York Times Bestsellers 'Die 5 Sprachen der Liebe' Dr. Gary Chapman. Mehr als eine Million Exemplare verkauft. Ihre ganze Liebe gilt Ihren Kindern. Aber sind Sie sich sicher, dass Ihre Kinder das auch spüren? Denn - was versteht Ihr Kind überhaupt unter Liebe? Der Psychotherapeut und Eheberater Dr. Gary Chapman geht davon aus, dass jedes Kind eine ganz bestimmte Muttersprache der Liebe spricht und auch versteht. Das sind Signale, die ihm eindeutig sagen, dass seine Eltern ihn lieben. In dieser ungekürzten Hörbuch-Ausgabe 'Die fünf Sprachen der Liebe für Kinder' versetzt der Autor die Eltern, also die Hörerinnen und Hörer in die Lage, die Muttersprache...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    The Chapman Guide to Solving Conflicts Without Arguing provides a simple blueprint for achieving solutions to everyday disagreements without having to have a 'winner' and a 'loser.' By learning how to listen empathetically, respecting each other's ideas and feelings and understanding why some issues are so important to your spouse, not only will those daily problems be worked out successfully, but both of you will end up feeling appreciated, respected, and...read more

  • Gary Chapman

    It took you and your spouse a while to adjust to life after marriage. You recently added a couple of children to your family and your roles and priorities have shifted yet again. The Chapman Guide Now What? will help you and your spouse figure out how to keep your marriage going strong after the children arrive. Discover how to create a godly framework for dealing with common marriage issues that arise once kids are in the...read more