Before You Do

Before You Do

Making Great Decisions That That You Won't Regret

Book - 2008
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Baker & Taylor
"A guide by the author of Reposition Yourself identifies twenty-five spiritual and psychological tools for reevaluating one's place in life before making decisions about relationships with family, friends, and others, in a resource that covers such topics as anger management, finances, and parenting. 300,000 first printing."

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Identifies twenty-five spiritual and psychological tools for reevaluating one's place in life before making decisions about relationships with family, friends, and others, in a resource that covers such topics as anger management, finances, and parenting.
Relationship decisions come down to five crucial components, according to Bishop Jakes: Research--gathering information and collecting data; Roadwork--removing obstacles and clearing the path; Rewards--listing choices and imaging their consequences; Revelation--narrowing your options and making your selection; Rearview--looking back and adjusting as necessary to stay on course. This book gets you on the right track to making decisions that you'll be proud of and reap the benefits of for the rest of your life, as will the generations that follow you. He gives you insight on how to reflect, discern, and decide the next step to take to have a strong and enduring love, marriage, and family. The Bishop takes a spiritual and practical approach to inherently emotional issues such as the outside influences on our relationships, coping with anger, parenting, financial concerns, negotiating high-profile lives, and more.--From publisher description.

Simon and Schuster
In Before You Do, bestselling author T.D. Jakes turns his attention and teachings to the topic of relationships and the issues that need to be resolved by incorporating the spiritual and psychological tools that will help you reevaluate and reposition yourself.

Relationship decisions come down to five crucial components, according to Bishop Jakes:

Research: gathering information and collecting data
Roadwork: removing obstacles and clearing the path
Rewards: listing choices and imaging their consequences
Revelation: narrowing your options and making your selection
Rearview: looking back and adjusting as necessary to stay on course

Before You Do gets you on the right track to making decisions that youÕll be proud of for the rest of your life. He gives you insight on how to reflect, discern, and decide the next step to take to have a strong and enduring love, marriage, and family.

The Bishop takes a spiritual and practical approach to inherently emotional issues such as the outside influences on our relationships, e.g., in-laws, friends, and former spouses; coping with anger; parenting; financial concerns; negotiating high-profile lives; and so many more of the issues people face every day. His special brand of counseling and teaching appeals to the faith-based community and beyond, reaching millions who receive his wisdom in all media, especially books.

Publisher: New York : Atria Books, c2008
Edition: 1st Atria Books hardcover ed
ISBN: 9781416547280
1416547282
Branch Call Number: 248.84 JAK
Characteristics: x, 302 p. ;,24 cm.

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loriemash
Jan 11, 2017

I wouldn't say it was life changing.

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varaidzo89
May 22, 2011

i was given this book by a friend just after i got engaged worth reading before you say I DO

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