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The Five Love Languages for Singlesby Gary Chapman
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You can know the joy of unconditional love!
Dr. Gary Chapman believes you have a God-given yearning for complete and unconditional love. But you’ll never be able to express it – or receive it – until you learn to speak the right “love” language. The Five Love Languages for Singles reveals how different personalities express love in different ways. In fact, there are five specific languages of love:
Words of Affirmation
Acts of Service
Gary Chapman’s first best-selling book, The Five Love Languages, has already connected with more than 3 million readers. How he tailors that message to meet the unique needs of singles, using real-life examples and anecdotes taken from his 30 years of interaction with single adults.
Whether you are young or old: widowed, divorced, separated or never married, these proven principles of communicating and receiving unconditional love can apply in all your relationships, including friends, coworkers, classmates or roommates.
Singles – Discover the joy of expressing love, and feeling truly loved in return!
Gary Chapman is the author of the best-selling Five Love Languages Series and the director of Marriage and Family Luke Consultants, Inc. Gary travels the world presenting seminars, and his radio program airs on more than 100 stations.
<P>Being single or married has nothing to do with whether you need to feel loved! Gary Chapman adapts the powerful message of <EM>The Five Love Languages</EM> for the unique needs of single adults. Includes the love languages personal assessment tool for singles, and a study guide for small groups or individuals.</P>
<P>Gary Chapman first penned the bestselling <EM>The Five Love Languages</EM> more than ten years ago. The core message has hit home with over 5 million people as it focuses on the need to "feel" loved. This need is felt by married and singles alike. Dr. Chapman now tackles the unique circumstances that singles face, and integrates how the same five love languages apply in their relationships. For example, in a business environment, when and how is physical touch appropriate? <EM>Take the love language test included.</EM></P>
Chapman tackles the unique circumstances that singles face and integrates how the same five love languages apply within their relationships. For example, in a business environment, when and how is physical touch appropriate?
About the Author
GARY CHAPMAN, PhD, is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling The 5 Love Languages. With over 30 years of counseling experience, he has the uncanny ability to hold a mirror up to human behavior, showing readers not just where they go wrong, but also how to grow and move forward. Dr. Chapman holds BA and MA degrees in anthropology from Wheaton College and Wake Forest University, respectively, MRE and PhD degrees from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and has completed postgraduate work at the University of North Carolina and D
Table of Contents
<P><STRONG><EM>Contents<BR><BR></EM></STRONG><EM> Acknowledgments </EM>/ 5<BR><EM> Introduction </EM>/ 7<BR><BR> 1. Single Adults: Significant and Growing / 11<BR><BR> 2. The Key to Relationships / 19<BR><BR> 3. <EM>Love Language #1</EM>: Words of Affirmation / 31<BR><BR> 4. <EM>Love Language #2</EM>: Gifts / 55<BR><BR> 5. <EM>Love Language #3</EM>: Acts of Service / 73<BR><BR> 6. <EM>Love Language #4</EM>: Quality Time / 89<BR><BR> 7. <EM>Love Language #5</EM>: Physical Touch / 103<BR><BR> 8. Discovering Your Primary Love Language / 123<BR><BR> 9. Making the Family Connection / 137<BR><BR>10. Love Languages and Dating Relationships / 157<BR><BR>11. Should Love Lead to Marriage? / 173<BR><BR>12. Roommates, Classmates, and Coworkers / 193<BR><BR>13. Love Languages and the Single Parent / 211<BR><BR>14. Loving Your Way to Success / 225<BR><BR><EM> The Love Languages Profile</EM> / 237</P>
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