The 5 Love Languages : The Secret to Love That Lasts
Marriage is hard enough for the everyday civilian. But imagine marriage when you re separated by thousands of miles . . . when one of you daily faces the dangers of combat . . . while the other shoulders all the burden of home-front duties. Add to that unpredictable schedules, frequent moves, and the challenge of reintegration, and it s no wonder military marriages are under stress. Guided by input from dozens of military couples in all stages of their careers, authors Gary Chapman and former military wife Jocelyn Green offer you an unparalleled tool for navigating these challenges. Adapted from #1 New York Time bestseller The 5 Love Languages, this military edition helps heal broken relationships and strengthen healthy ones. With an updated Q&A section specific to military marriages, stories of how military couples have adapted the five love languages to their unique lifestyles, and tips for expressing love when you re miles away, The 5 Love Languages Military Edition will take you on a well-worn path to marital joy, even as you face the pressures of serving your country. The challenges of military marriages are unique, but they don t have to hinder love. Learn how to keep yours healthy and flourishing. "show more
- Paperback | 215 pages
- 137.16 x 200.66 x 15.24mm | 113.4g
- 01 Sep 2013
- Moody Press,U.S.
- Chicago, United States
- Military ed.
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About Gary D Chapman
GARY CHAPMAN--author, speaker, counselor--has a passion for people and for helping them form lasting relationships. He is the #1 bestselling author of The 5 Love Languages series and director of Marriage and Family Life Consultants, Inc. Gary travels the world presenting seminars, and his radio programs air on more than 400 stations. For more information visit his website at www.5lovelanguages.com. JOCELYN GREEN is an award-winning author who inspires faith and courage in her readers through both fiction and nonfiction. A former military wife herself, she authored Faith Deployed: Daily Encouragement for Military Wives and co-authored The 5 Love Languages Military Edition with Dr. Gary Chapman. Her novels, inspired by real heroines on American's home front, are marked by their historical integrity and gritty inspiration. The books in the Heroines Behind the Lines Civil War series have been honored with gold and silver medals from the Military Writer's Society of America. Wedded to War was a Christy Award finalist in two categories. Jocelyn graduated from Taylor University in Upland, Indiana, with a B.A. in English, concentration in writing. She is an active member of the Christian Authors Network, the Advanced Writers and Speakers Association, American Christian Fiction Writers, and the Military Writers Society of America.Jocelyn lives with her husband Rob and two small children in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Visit her at www.jocelyngreen.com.show more
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THIS BOOK HAS TRANSFORMED MILLIONS OF MARRIAGES . . . ONE LANGUAGE AT A TIME. With more than 8 MILLION copies sold, The 5 Love Languages(r) continues to strengthen relationships worldwide. Now this #1 New York Times bestseller has been adapted specifically for military couples. Dr. Gary Chapman and former military wife Jocelyn Green help military couples confidently grow closer through the unique challenges they face including deployment, reintegration, combat trauma, and more. Unique features include: Relevant stories of military couples from every branch of service Tips on how to express love when apartUpdated FAQs section including questions specific to military familiesNew chapter on learning to speak the love languages through some of the most challenging times of a military marriage "show more