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  1. Boundaries Updated and Expanded Edition

    Boundaries Updated and Expanded Edition

    When to Say Yes, How to Say No To Take Control of Your Life

    Narrator: Henry Arnold
    Runtime: 10.1 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $26.99 Member Price: $26.99 (or 6 credits)
    Regular Price: $26.99 Member Price: $26.99 (or 6 credits)
    Boundaries is the book that's helped over 2 million people learn when to say yes and know how to say no in order to take control of their lives. Does your life feel like it's out of control? Perhaps you feel like you have to say yes to everyone's requests. Maybe you find yourself readily taking responsibility for others' feelings and problems. Or perhaps you focus so much on being loving and unselfish that you've forgotten your own limits and limitations. Or maybe it's all of the above. In the New York Times bestseller, Boundaries, Drs. Henry Cloud and John Townsend help you learn when to say yes and know how to say no in order to take control of your life and set healthy, biblical boundaries with your spouse, children, friends, parents, co-workers, and even yourself. Now updated and expanded for the digital age, this book continues to help millions of people around the world answer these tough questions: Can I set limits and still be a loving person? What are legitimate boundaries?How do I effectively manage my digital life so that it doesn't control me? What if someone is upset or hurt by my boundaries? How do I answer someone who wants my time, love, energy, or money? Why do I feel guilty or afraid when I consider setting boundaries? How do boundaries relate to mutual submission within marriage? Aren’t boundaries selfish? You don’t have to let your life spiral out of control. Discover how boundaries make life better today! Plus, check out Boundaries family collection of books dedicated to key areas of life - dating, marriage, raising kids, parenting teens, and leadership. Workbooks and Spanish editions are also available.
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  2. Sacred Marriage

    Sacred Marriage

    What If God Designed Marriage to Make Us Holy More Than to Make Us Happy?

    Author: Gary Thomas
    Narrator: Gary Thomas
    Runtime: 7.71 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $23.99 Member Price: $23.99 (or 5 credits)
    Regular Price: $23.99 Member Price: $23.99 (or 5 credits)
    Happy is good. Holy is better. Your marriage is more than a sacred covenant with another person. It is a spiritual discipline designed to help you know God better, trust him more fully, and love him more deeply. What if God’s primary intent for your marriage isn’t to make you happy . . . but holy? Sacred Marriage doesn't just offer techniques to make a marriage happier. It does contain practical tools, but what married Christians most need is help in becoming holier husbands and wives. Sacred Marriage offers that help with insights from Scripture, church history, time tested wisdom from Christian classics, and examples from today's marriages. Sacred Marriage reveals how marriage trains us to love God and others well, how it exposes sin and makes us more aware of God's presence, how good marriages foster good prayer, how married sex feeds the spiritual life, and more. The revised edition of Sacred Marriage takes into account the ways men's and women's roles have expanded since the book was first written. It has been streamlined to be a faster read without losing the depth that so many readers have valued. Sacred Marriage uncovers the mystery of God’s overarching purpose. This book may very well alter profoundly the contours of your marriage. It will most certainly change you. Because whether it is delightful or difficult, your marriage can become a doorway to a closer walk with God, and to a spiritual integrity that, like salt, seasons the world around you with the savor of Christ.
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  3. Boundaries

    Boundaries

    When to Say Yes, When to Say No to Take Control of Your Life

    Runtime: 2 Hrs. - Abridged
    Regular Price: $13.99 Member Price: $13.99 (or 3 credits)
    Regular Price: $13.99 Member Price: $13.99 (or 3 credits)
    Christians often focus so much on being loving and unselfish that they forget their own limitations, allowing others to take advantage of their kindness. Authors Drs. Henry Cloud and John Townsend offer Biblically-based ways to take control of your life and set healthy boundaries with parents, spouses, children, friends, coworkers, and even yourself.
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  4. Raising Great Kids

    Raising Great Kids

    A Comprehensive Guide to Parenting with Grace and Truth

    Runtime: 7.8 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $23.99 Member Price: $23.99 (or 5 credits)
    Regular Price: $23.99 Member Price: $23.99 (or 5 credits)
    What does it take to raise great kids? If you've read any books on parenting, conflicting opinions have probably left you feeling confused. Get tough! Show acceptance. Lay down the rules. Lighten up, already! There's got to be a balance--and there is. Joining their expertise with the wisdom of MOPS International (Mothers of Preschoolers), Drs. Henry Cloud and John Townsend help you provide both the care and acceptance that make grace real to your child, and the firmness and discipline that give direction. Avoiding the twin extremes of permissiveness and over-control, Drs. Cloud and Townsend show how you can help your child cultivate six necessary character traits: attachment, responsibility, reality, competence, morality, and worship/spiritual life. At last, here is an effective middle ground for raising up children who will handle life with maturity and wisdom. Raising Great Kids will help you equip your son or daughter to accept life's responsibilities, grow from its challenges, and freely and fully explore all that it has to offer.
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  5. 31 Days to Great Sex

    31 Days to Great Sex

    Love. Friendship. Fun.

    Runtime: 4.4 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $17.99 Member Price: $17.99 (or 4 credits)
    Regular Price: $17.99 Member Price: $17.99 (or 4 credits)
    This practical audiobook provides 31 days of challenges to help you and your spouse talk, flirt, and explore all three levels of sexual intimacy--physical, emotional, and spiritual--so you both can experience the best sex ever. Sex is incredibly important in a marriage, yet many things can throw it off course. Whether you are engaged and afraid you won't be able to light the spark, are newlyweds who haven't started off well, or have been married five, ten, twenty-five years, or more and you'd like to recapture the spark you once had, this audiobook is for you! The challenges aim to spice up the bedroom while guiding you through all three levels of sexual intimacy. As you go through these challenges with lots of laughter and enjoyment, sex will stop being a source of tension and become something fun that brings you together, just the way God intended. The challenges slowly build on each other to help you: - Turn sex into something positive - Understand each other's sexual drives - Debunk Hollywood myths and expectations about sex - Hit the reset button on your sex life - Make little changes that have big rewards - Try new things--and spice things up - And keep the momentum going! You're meant to have an abundant marriage--so don't settle for mediocre. Start your 31-day journey today!
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  6. How to Have That Difficult Conversation

    How to Have That Difficult Conversation

    Gaining the Skills for Honest and Meaningful Communication

    Narrator: Tom Parks
    Runtime: 9.7 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $26.99 Member Price: $26.99 (or 6 credits)
    Regular Price: $26.99 Member Price: $26.99 (or 6 credits)
    Full of practical tips and how-tos, this book will help you make your relationships better, deepen your intimacy with people you care for, and cultivate more love, understanding, and respect between you and others. Successful people confront well. They know that setting healthy boundaries improves relationships and can solve important problems. They have discovered that uncomfortable situations can be avoided or resolved through direct conversation. But most of us don't know how to have difficult conversations, and we see confrontation as scary or adversarial. Authors Henry Cloud and John Townsend take the principles from their award-winning and bestselling book, Boundaries, and apply them to a variety of the most common difficult situations and relationships in order to: - Show how healthy confrontation can improve relationships - Present the essentials of a good boundary-setting conversation - Provide tips on preparing for the conversation - Show how to tell people what you want, stop bad behavior, and deal with counterattack - Give actual examples of conversations to have with your spouse, your date, your kids, your coworker, your parents, and more! This book is a practical handbook on positive confrontation that will help you finally have that difficult conversation you've been avoiding. Includes a discussion guide.
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  7. The Four-Hour School Day

    The Four-Hour School Day

    How You and Your Kids Can Thrive in the Homeschool Life

    Narrator: Jill Blackwood
    Runtime: 5.8 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $20.99 Member Price: $20.99 (or 5 credits)
    Regular Price: $20.99 Member Price: $20.99 (or 5 credits)
    Giving your child a quality education experience for a life of happiness and purpose is possible--and it only takes four hours a day or less!  We want our kids to have the best education, but less-than-ideal school environments and concern about our kids' specific needs have parents uncertain about traditional schooling. Trusted homeschool expert with 25 years of experience homeschooling her own eight children, Durenda Wilson offers a better way and promises that you already have what it takes to give your child a healthy, successful future.  In The Four-Hour School Day, she unpacks the lifelong advantages of home education, both for the health of your family and your child's future. With inspiring stories about parents just like you, she demystifies homeschooling and addresses common fears like, what if I'm not qualified, how can I homeschool as a single parent, and what if I don't have enough time? Packed with encouragement and practical advice, this resource equips you with all the information you need to create a sustainable homeschooling plan customized to your child's needs.  Wilson will help you to: - Work with your child's interests and passions for an enjoyable learning experience - Cultivate independent learning in your child so you have more time and your child develops more curiosity - Navigate the different schooling stages your child will go through - Find an engaged community so that you can start this adventure with all the support you need.  Explore the rich and wonderful world of homeschooling because it's not only more doable than you think, but far more beneficial than you can imagine. Application questions are available in the audiobook companion PDF download.
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  8. Safe People

    Safe People

    Runtime: 2.25 Hrs. - Abridged
    Regular Price: $13.99 Member Price: $13.99 (or 3 credits)
    Regular Price: $13.99 Member Price: $13.99 (or 3 credits)
    Relationships, whether friendships or romances, can be painful when we repeatedly choose the wrong people to get involved with. Safe People offers solid, Bible-centered guidance for making safe choices in relationships, helping us identify the nurturing people we need in our lives as well as the people we must learn to avoid. The award-winning authors analyze 20 traits of "unsafe people," what makes people trustworthy, issues within ourselves that jeopardize relationships, and ways to avoid unhealthy entanglements. Learning the lessons of Safe People will not only enable you to protect your own heart; it will also teach you how to become the kind of safe person others need in their lives.
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  9. Cherish

    Cherish

    The One Word That Changes Everything for Your Marriage

    Author: Gary Thomas
    Narrator: Gary Thomas
    Runtime: 5.33 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $20.99 Member Price: $20.99 (or 5 credits)
    Regular Price: $20.99 Member Price: $20.99 (or 5 credits)
    A countless number of marriages right now consist of two people just going through the motions. Thomas insists that this pattern can be reversed when husbands and wives learn to cherish one another in proven, loving, and everyday actions and words. Ultimately, Cherish can help bring hope, light, and life into any marriage.
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  10. When to Walk Away

    When to Walk Away

    Finding Freedom from Toxic People

    Author: Gary Thomas
    Narrator: Gary Thomas
    Runtime: 5.3 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $23.99 Member Price: $23.99 (or 5 credits)
    Regular Price: $23.99 Member Price: $23.99 (or 5 credits)
    Your life's calling is too important to let toxic people take it away. In When to Walk Away, Gary Thomas--bestselling author of Sacred Marriage--draws from biblical and modern stories to equip you with practical insights to handle toxic people in your life and live true to your God-given purpose. As Christians, we often feel the guilt and responsibility of meeting the needs of unhealthy people in our lives. Whether a sibling, parent, spouse, coworker, or friend, toxic people frequently seek to frustrate our life's calling. While you're seeking first God's kingdom, they're seeking first to distract your focus and delay your work. Instead of attempting the impossible task of mollifying toxic people, it's time we dedicate our energy to the only worthwhile effort: completing the work God has given us by investing in reliable people. It's only when we learn to say no to bad patterns that we can say yes to the good work God has planned for us. Bestselling author of Sacred Marriage, Gary Thomas looks at biblical examples from the lives of Jesus, Paul, and Nehemiah. Drawing from years serving as a pastor, Thomas shares modern stories and practical examples for dealing with the toxic people in our lives. Each chapter includes insightful takeaways that you can apply right away. You'll discover how to: Learn the difference between difficult people and toxic people Find refuge in God when you feel under attack Discern when to walk away from a toxic situation Keep a tender heart even in unhealthy relationships Grow your inner strength and invest in reliable people We can't let others steal our joy or our mission. It's time to strengthen our defense, learn to set healthy boundaries, and focus on our God-given purpose. It's time to know When to Walk Away.
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  11. No Perfect Parents

    No Perfect Parents

    Ditch Expectations, Embrace Reality, and Discover the One Secret That Will Change Your Parenting

    Runtime: 7.25 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $20.99 Member Price: $20.99 (or 5 credits)
    Regular Price: $20.99 Member Price: $20.99 (or 5 credits)
    Following the wildly popular Vertical Marriage with the same charming, relatable dialogue between mom and dad, bestselling authors and national hosts of FamilyLife Today Dave and Ann Wilson dive headlong into the monumental task of parenting in the 21st century. Raising kids with hearts for Christ may be the hardest thing you ever try to do, but it's also the most important thing. Packed with funny and honest stories, compelling illustrations, biblical insight, and practical steps you can put into practice today, this hands-on parenting manual will encourage and equip every parent through any stage. Founders of a multi-campus church and family coaches with 30 years of experience, Dave and Ann share the hard-earned but easy-to-apply principles that ensure a strong parent-to-child relationship and a strong foundation for your child. You'll get a front-row seat to the multidimensional nature of parenting through a conversational back and forth between Mom and Dad and even comments from their adult sons on what worked, what didn't work, and why. An inspiring and resourceful guide, No Perfect Parents will cover essential topics like learning to discipline without losing your mind or causing more chaos, the parenting guilt trip, the teen years, and the top five parenting mistakes. For parents and couples preparing to have children, Dave and Ann offer hope and strategies that really work, and some that didn't. No Perfect Parents will let you into the real, even raw, struggles and joys of raising kids that can impact their generation in a powerful way. To get the legacy that you've been praying for, start here. Your kids will thank you later.
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  12. Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts

    Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts

    Seven Questions to Ask Before -- and After --You Marry

    Runtime: 4.68 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $15.99 Member Price: $15.99 (or 4 credits)
    Regular Price: $15.99 Member Price: $15.99 (or 4 credits)
    More than a million couples can’t be wrong! And with this updated edition of their award-winning book, Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott help you launch lifelong love like never before. This is more than a book―it’s an experience. Get ready for deeper intimacy with the best friend you’ll ever have. Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts, in more than 15 languages, is the most widely used marriage prep tool in the world. • Uncover the misbeliefs of marriage • Learn to communicate with instant understanding • Discover the secret to resolving conflict • Master the skills of money management • Get your sex life off to a great start A compelling video, featuring real-life couples, is available, and with this updated edition Les and Leslie unveil the game-changing SYMBIS Assessment (see www.SYMBISassessment.com). Now you can discover how to leverage your personalities for a love that lasts a lifetime. Make your marriage everything it is meant to be. Save your marriage―before (and after) it starts.
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  13. Vertical Marriage

    Vertical Marriage

    The One Secret That Will Change Your Marriage

    Runtime: 6.6 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $20.99 Member Price: $20.99 (or 5 credits)
    Regular Price: $20.99 Member Price: $20.99 (or 5 credits)
    He never saw it coming. It was the night of Dave and Ann’s tenth wedding anniversary and if asked how their marriage was doing, Dave would have said a 9.8 out of 10 and he even guaranteed Ann would say the same. But instead of giving a celebratory kiss, Ann whispered, “I’ve lost my feelings for you.” Divorce seemed inevitable. But starting that night, God began to reveal to Dave and Ann the most overlooked secret of getting the marriage we are looking for: the horizontal marriage relationship just doesn’t work until the vertical relationship with Christ is first. As founders of a multi-campus church and marriage coaches with 30 years of experience, Dave and Ann share the hard-earned but easy-to-apply biblical principles that ensure a strong marriage. Told in a funny and highly relatable dialogue between both husband and wife, Vertical Marriage will guide you toward building a vibrant relationship at every level including communication, conflict, intimacy, and romance - though Dave is still figuring that last one out. Through their unique perspectives, they share an intimate, sometimes hilarious and at times deeply poignant narrative of one couple’s journey to reconnecting with God and discovering the joy and power of a vertical marriage. For anyone who is married, preparing for marriage, or desperate to save a relationship teetering on the edge of disaster, Dave and Ann offer hope and strategies that really work. Vertical Marriage will give you the insight, applications, and inspiration to reconnect with God together and to transform your marriage to everything you hoped it would be. Reflection questions for couples available in the audiobook companion PDF download.
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  14. How to Have That Difficult Conversation

    How to Have That Difficult Conversation

    Gaining the Skills for Honest and Meaningful Communication

    Runtime: 2.7 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $13.99 Member Price: $13.99 (or 3 credits)
    Regular Price: $13.99 Member Price: $13.99 (or 3 credits)
    Successful people confront well. They know that setting healthy boundaries improves relationships and can solve important problems. They have discovered that uncomfortable situations can be avoided or resolved through direct conversation. But most of us don’t know how to have difficult conversations, and we see confrontation as scary or adversarial. Authors Henry Cloud and John Townsend take the principles from their bestselling book, Boundaries, and apply them to a variety of the most common difficult situations and relationships in order to: • Show how healthy confrontation can improve relationships • Present the essentials of a good boundary-setting conversation • Provide tips on preparing for the conversation • Show how to tell people what you want, stop bad behavior, and deal with counterattack • Give actual examples of conversations to have with your spouse, your date, your kids, your coworker, your parents, and more! Full of practical tips and how-tos, this book will help you make your relationships better, deepen your intimacy with people you care for, and cultivate more love, understanding, and respect between you and others.
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  15. Seven Desires

    Seven Desires

    Looking Past What Separates Us to Learn What Connects Us

    Runtime: 5.8 Hrs. - Unabridged
    Regular Price: $26.99 Member Price: $21.59 (or 5 credits)
    Regular Price: $26.99 Member Price: $21.59 (or 5 credits)
    This new take on relationships changes everything! By examining the seven desires we all share, Mark and Debra Laaser illustrate how men and women are actually more alike than different. Do you long for ways to: - Tune in more closely to your children? - Connect on a deeper level with your spouse? - Strengthen friendships? - Reach a fuller relationship with God? The Laasers look past what separates us to examine what connects us. Instead of focusing on how to sidestep or compensate for perceived differences, they dig deeper, to the core of our souls, to examine how the basic needs of all people make us more alike than different. Seven Desires explores the common desires God has given us--to be heard, affirmed, blessed, safe, touched, chosen, and included. Using stories, biblical references, and sound psychological principles, the Laasers explain each desire and show us how we seek it and what it feels like to have it truly fulfilled. You will learn healthy ways to embody these desires in your relationships and receive the tools you need to start repairing and rebuilding relationships and developing new skills for creating emotional and spiritual intimacy.
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