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

Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No to Take Control of Your Life Description:

Having clear boundaries is essential to a healthy balanced lifestyle A boundary is a personal property line that marks those things for which we are responsible In other words boundaries define who we are and who we are not Boundaries impact all areas of our lives Physical boundaries help us determine who may touch us and under what circumstances Mental boundaries give us the freedom to have our own thoughts and opinions Emotional boundaries help us to deal with our own emotions and disengage from the harmful manipulative emotions of others Spiritual boundaries help us to distinguish God s will from our own and give us renewed awe for our Creator Often Christians focus so much on being loving and unselfish that they forget their own limits and limitations When confronted with their lack of boundaries they ask Can I set limits and still be a loving person What are legitimate boundaries What if someone is upset or hurt by my boundaries How do I answer someone who wants my time love energy or money Aren t boundaries selfish Why do I feel guilty or afraid when I consider setting boundaries Dr Henry Cloud and Dr John Townsend offer biblically based answers to these and other tough questions showing us how to set healthy boundaries with our parents spouses children friends co workers and even ourselves

Rating: 3.64 out of 5

Boundaries in Dating

Boundaries in Dating Description:

Rules for Romance That Can Help You Find the Love of Your LifeBetween singleness and marriage lies the journey of dating Want to make your road as smooth as possible Set and maintain healthy boundaries boundaries that will help you grow in freedom honesty and self control If many of your dating experiences have been difficult Boundaries in Dating could revolutionize the way you handle relationships Even if you re doing well the insights you ll gain from this much needed book can help you fine tune or even completely readjust important areas of your dating life Written by the authors of the bestselling book Boundaries Boundaries in Dating is your road map to the kind of enjoyable rewarding dating that can take you from weekends alone to a lifetime with the soul mate you ve longed for

Rating: 3.41 out of 5

Safe People: How to Find Relationships That Are Good for You and Avoid Those That Aren't

Safe People: How to Find Relationships That Are Good for You and Avoid Those That Aren't Description:

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Rating: 3.63 out of 5

Boundaries with Kids: When to Say Yes, When to Say No to Help Your Children Gain Control of Their Lives

Boundaries with Kids: When to Say Yes, When to Say No to Help Your Children Gain Control of Their Lives Description:

You want your kids to grow up into healthy adults You want to see them take responsibility for their behavior their values their lives But maybe you ve discovered that simply telling them to do the right thing isn t enough From toddler tantrums to teenage temptations you ve got to help them take ownership of their behavior feelings and attitudes But how br p Establish healthy boundaries Boundaries are the bedrock of good relationships maturity safety and growth for your children and for you br p p i Boundaries With Kids i will help you prepare your kids to assume the responsibility for their own lives Drawing on principles from the Bible the authors of the award winning best seller i Boundaries i help you br p recognize the boundary issues underlying child behavior problems set boundaries and establish consequences with kids get out of the nagging trap stop controlling your child and instead help your child to develop self control apply ten laws of boundaries to parenting take six practical steps for implementing boundaries with your kids br p Drs Henry Cloud and John Townsend show you how to bring control to an out of control family life How to set limits and still be a loving parent How to define legitimate boundaries for your family And above all how to instill in your children the kind of godly character that is the foundation for healthy productive adult living p

Rating: 3.65 out of 5

Changes That Heal: How to Understand the Past to Ensure a Healthier Future

Changes That Heal: How to Understand the Past to Ensure a Healthier Future Description:

This book focuses on four developmental tasks bonding to others separating from others integrating good and bad in our lives and taking charge of our lives that all of us must accomplish to heal our inner pain and enable us to function and grow emotionally and spiritually

Rating: 3.48 out of 5

Integrity: The Courage to Meet the Demands of Reality

Integrity: The Courage to Meet the Demands of Reality Description:

Integrity It is more than simple honesty It s the key to success A person with integrity has the often rare ability to pull everything together to make it all happen no matter how challenging the circumstances br br Drawing on experiences from his work with Fortune companies nonprofits and individual leaders Dr Henry Cloud a clinical psychologist and nationally syndicated radio host shows how our character can keep us from achieving all we want to or could be br br In em Integrity em Dr Cloud explores the six qualities of character that define integrity He uses stories from well known business leaders like Michael Dell and sports figures like Tiger Woods to illustrate each of these qualities He shows us how people with integrity br br br Are able to connect with others and build trust Are oriented toward reality Finish well Embrace the negative Are oriented toward increase Have an understanding of the transcendent br Success is not related to only talent or brains There are a lot of bright talented people who are never successful And the most successful are not only the ones with the most talent The real factor Cloud demonstrates is the makeup of the person All of us can grow in the kinds of real character that bring about fruitful relationships and achievement of purpose mission and goals Integrity is not something that you either have or don t but instead is an exciting growth path that all of us can engage in and enjoy

Rating: 3.43 out of 5

Necessary Endings: The Employees, Businesses, and Relationships That All of Us Have to Give Up in Order to Move Forward

Necessary Endings: The Employees, Businesses, and Relationships That All of Us Have to Give Up in Order to Move Forward Description:

If you re hesitant to pull the trigger when things obviously aren t working out Henry Cloud s em Necessary Endings em may be the most important book you read all year Dave Ramsey em New York Times em bestselling author of em The Total Money Makeover em br br Cloud is a wise experienced and compassionate guide through life s turbulent passages Bob Buford bestelling author of em Halftime em and em Finishing Well em founder of the Leadership Network br br Henry Cloud the bestselling author of em Integrity em and em The One Life Solution em offers this mindset altering method for proactively correcting the bad and the broken in our businesses and our lives Cloud challenges readers to achieve the personal and professional growth they both desire and deserve and gives crucial insight on how to make those tough decisions that are standing in the way of a more successful business and ultimately a better life br

Rating: 3.55 out of 5

How People Grow: What the Bible Reveals About Personal Growth

How People Grow: What the Bible Reveals About Personal Growth Description:

All growth is spiritual growth Authors Drs Cloud and Townsend unlock age old keys to growth from Scripture to help people resolve issues of relationships maturity emotional problems and overall spiritual growth They shatter popular misconceptions about how God operates and show that growth is not about self actualization but about God s sanctification In this theological foundation to their best selling book Boundaries they discuss What the essential processes are that make people grow How those processes fit into a biblical understanding of spiritual growth and theology How spiritual growth and real life issues are one and the same What the responsibilities are of pastors counselors and others who assist people in growing and what your own responsibilities are in your personal growth

Rating: 3.35 out of 5

Boundaries in Marriage Kit: An 8-Session Focus on Boundaries and Marriage

Boundaries in Marriage Kit: An 8-Session Focus on Boundaries and Marriage Description:

This title contains a VHS video DVD Leader s Guide Participant s Guide and a softcover copy of Boundaries in Marriage for groups of all sizes which aim to encourage the kind of spiritual and emotional growth and character development that enables marriage within God s boundaries to be fun spiritually fulfilling and growth producing

Rating: 3.73 out of 5

Boundaries in Marriage

Boundaries in Marriage Description:

Learn when to say yes and when to say no to your spouse and to others to make the most of your marriageOnly when a husband and wife know and respect each other s needs choices and freedom can they give themselves freely and lovingly to one another Boundaries are the property lines that define and protect husbands and wives as individuals Once they are in place a good marriage can become better and a less than satisfying one can even be saved Drs Henry Cloud and John Townsend counselors and authors of the award winning best seller Boundaries show couples how to apply the laws of boundaries that can make a real difference in relationships They help husbands and wives understand the friction points or serious hurts and betrayals in their marriage and move beyond them to the mutual care respect affirmation and intimacy they both long for Boundaries in Marriage helps couples Set and maintain personal boundaries and respect those of their spouse Establish values that form a godly structure and architecture for their marriage Protect their marriage from different kinds of intruders Work with a spouse who understands and values boundaries or work with one who doesn t

Rating: 3.47 out of 5