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Trent, John 1952-

Overview
Works: 106 works in 234 publications in 10 languages and 10,320 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: BV4526.2, 248.4
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Publications about John Trent
Publications by John Trent
Most widely held works about John Trent
 
Most widely held works by John Trent
The language of love : a powerful way to maximize insight, intimacy, and understanding by Gary Smalley( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 1,053 libraries worldwide
Words have incredible meaning, especially when they say what you mean. But often tongues get tied, and thoughts and ideas are expressed in ways that are easily misunderstood. Make the most of your messages by learning The Language of Love. Written by best-selling authors Gary Smalley and John Trent, it shows how "emotional word pictures" can infuse understanding and intimacy into all of your relationships. Great for personal growth, small-group studies, or couples classes!
The blessing by Gary Smalley( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 788 libraries worldwide
Gary Smalley and John Trent's best-selling book offers a fresh, updated look at the life-changing gift the Bible calls "the blessing." Many of us-perhaps unknowingly-spend a lifetime striving for this acceptance. The unconditional love and approval that comes with the blessing is an important element of our self-esteem and emotional well-being
Love is a decision : ten proven principles to energize your marriage and family by Gary Smalley( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 748 libraries worldwide
In his new book, Gary Smalley offers powerful insights for understanding and improving our personal lives, marriages and careers. Here is his most important relationship material arranged into a simple plan of action. The concepts spring from his award-winning film series, "Love Is a Decision."
The two sides of love : what strengthens affection, closeness, and lasting commitment? by Gary Smalley( Book )
18 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 606 libraries worldwide
"Gary Smalley and John Trent explain how to find a healthy balance between the protective, consistent, "hard side" love and the tender, understand, "soft side" love. By examining the four basic personality types, you'll learn how to best demonstrate both sides of love in all your relationships -- with your spouse, children, and friends"--Page 4 of cover
The hidden value of a man : the incredible impact of a man on his family by Gary Smalley( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 472 libraries worldwide
Many men feel powerless and frustrated, unsure of their role in the family and beyond. The truth is that a man has great value and incredible impact on his family--and his world. In this book, Gary Smalley and John Trent explore that influence and show men how to use their God-given power to build strength, love, and unity in their families and the world
Parent's guide to the spiritual growth of children ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
This guide has been created to help you take on the privilege of passing on your spiritual heritage to your children. Someday all children will meet their Creator: shouldn't they be introduced?
Breaking the cycle of divorce : [how your marriage can succeed even if your parents' didn't] by John Trent( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Helps couples and individuals reverse the curse of a broken home by understanding their vulnerabilities and overcoming the challenges in their relationships, resulting in a stronger, more successful marriage and a happier life
There's a duck in my closet! by John Trent( Book )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
A little boy is afraid of his closet at night until he discovers that a variety of animals live in it and come out at night to play
I'd choose you! by John Trent( Book )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
When Little Elephant tells his mother about his bad day, she helps him realize just how special he is to her and to God
The gift of the blessing by Gary Smalley( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 335 libraries worldwide
LifeMapping by John Trent( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 315 libraries worldwide
Today can be the day you get on the right road and start heading toward a brighter future. LifeMapping, by leading counselor and best-selling author John Trent is a revolutionary vehicle for leaving behind the things that hold you backa and pointing you in a positive new direction. You can reach your desired destination. LifeMapping will help you get where you want to go regardless of where you've been
Home remedies : timeless prescriptions for today's family by Gary Smalley( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
The gift of honor by Gary Smalley( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Be there! : making deep, lasting connections in a disconnected world by John Trent( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Change Your World. Far too many Americans-of all ages-are being sentenced to a life of loneliness and isolation, and our society is paying a tremendous price as a result. Despite our longing for intimacy, most of us are failing to connect with those around us in deep, meaningful ways-and are thus missing out on the greater health, happiness, and well-being we long for. Yet there is still tremendous reason for hope. You can make a difference in your life, and in the lives of others, by "being there." To be there is to go beyond casual acquaintances to make deep, lasting connections. To be there is to experience a sense of mission and purpose in life- and a decrease in feelings of fear and isolation. To be there for others is to find focus for your days-and to maintain a sense of wonder as you age. To be there is to be emotionally and spiritually in the "present moment"-for your children, your spouse, and yourself. Most of all, to "be there" is to follow a powerful biblical pattern the Lord handed down to Solomon late one night: a way of living that can transform your life and your relationships. Learn from best-selling author Dr. John Trent how you can Be There! for others in a way that will not only improve your daily existence, but richly and dramatically impact your world. John Trent Issues a Stirring Challenge for Men and Women to "Be There" for Their Family, Friends, and Faith. We are awash in studies showing the deep need people have for connection and the dramatic physical, emotional, and spiritual benefits that come from connecting with others. Yet despite that knowledge, we are more disconnected as a culture than ever before. In Be There! beloved family counselor and best-selling author Dr. John Trent shows how each of us can be present, active, and intentional in others' lives. Blending poignant stories and biblical truth, Be There! sounds the call for a return to what's important and vital in the heart and soul of society today. A centerpiece of the Focus on the Family national "Heritage Builders" campaign, Be There! will challenge and equip you to "be there" as never before for those who need you most. From the Hardcover edition
Leaving the light on : building the memories that will draw your kids home by Gary Smalley( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 215 libraries worldwide
" ... you know your kids will face trials and struggles after they leave the nest. But you can begin to prepare your children today ... by building solid and lasting relationships that will see them through the tough times."--Back cover
The case of the lost temper : a lesson in self-control by Doug Peterson( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Who's guilty in the case of the lost temper? Get the whole scoop and learn about the importance of controlling anger with this hilarious detective story with a twist
Spider sisters by John Trent( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 190 libraries worldwide
A spider tells all the reasons that she loves her sister
The blessing : giving the gift of unconditional love and acceptance by John Trent( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Go the distance : the making of a Promise Keeper by John Trent( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
The Don't-Touchables by Doug Peterson( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Percy Pea is sure his little brother, who is not supposed to touch Percy's things, is responsible for his missing action figure, but when detectives Bob and Larry try to solve the mystery, Percy and Larry both learn a lesson about sharing
 
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Alternative Names
John Trent American writer
Trent, John T.
Trent, John T. 1952-
Trent, John T. (John Thomas), 1952-
Trent, John Thomas.
Trents, Džons 1952-
トレント, ジョン
Languages
English (98)
Spanish (10)
German (4)
Chinese (4)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Korean (1)
Finnish (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Czech (1)
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