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Author: Dennis Rainey
Publisher: Dallas : Word Pub., [1992]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Countless married Americans end up living alone--in the same house! Years of conducting Family Life Conferences have convinced Dennis Rainey that isolation is the number-one problem in marriages today. But he believes it's possible to defeat "marital drift" and experience the miracle of oneness. This book provides a positive, workable strategy for keeping your marriage vital and intimate. Included are proven  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis Rainey
ISBN: 0849933439 9780849933431 0849907012 9780849907012
OCLC Number: 24546876
Notes: Previously published under title: Lonely husbands, lonely wives.
Description: x, 291 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Part One: The threat of isolation --
Married but lonely --
The subtle deception --
Combative isolation --
In pursuit of intimacy --
Part Two: The seven threats to oneness and intimacy --
Why it's so hard to keep all those plates spinning --
"I expected him to meet me halfway, but ..." --
You can't be selfish in a three-legged race --
Death, taxes, and troubles --
There's more than one way to have an affair --
Overcommitted and overloaded --
Part Three: The plan, the purpose, the power --
God's purposes for oneness --
The master plan for oneness --
The power for oneness --
Part Four: Building a solid team --
The making of a servant-leader --
How to love your husband / Barbara Rainey --
A mother's influence / Barbara Rainey --
A word to dads --
Part Five: Building oneness through communication --
Communication or isolation? --
To turn conflict into oneness, begin to listen! --
The secret of loving confrontation --
Returning a blessing for an insult --
What makes a great lover? --
Part Six: A final challenge --
Your family can make the difference --
How to become a homebuilder.
Other Titles: Lonely husbands, lonely wives
Responsibility: Dennis Rainey.

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"Countless married Americans end up living alone--in the same house! Years of conducting Family Life Conferences have convinced Dennis Rainey that isolation is the number-one problem in marriages today. But he believes it's possible to defeat "marital drift" and experience the miracle of oneness. This book provides a positive, workable strategy for keeping your marriage vital and intimate. Included are proven principles and hands-on exercises." -- Back cover

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