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Resources by John Townsend

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Loving People

Loving People

by John Townsend and John Townsend

Your personal guide to learning how to love. When you say or hear the words 'I love you' it can change your life forever.   Love is one of God's most important gifts to anyone, yet there are many misunderstandings about how to make love work in our families, friendships, marriages and dating relationships. In Loving People, best-selling… Read more…

Mom Factor

Mom Factor

by John Townsend, Henry Cloud, John Townsend and Henry Cloud

From the very beginning, you relied on her for things no one else could give you. How she met those needs -- or didn't meet them -- affected you daily as a child. And still affects you profoundly as an adult. For every son or daughter who wonders if things should have been different . . . for every man or woman who wonders if they still couldn't be… Read more…

Where Is God?

Where Is God?

by John Townsend and John Townsend

Hard times make us look for God. Everyone has problems. But if we could solve all our difficulties ourselves, would we ever search for God? Psychologist John Townsend says 'It is actually the very unfixability of our problems and our powerlessness to bring right results that keep us asking, 'Where is God?'' With a compelling narrative, Townse… Read more…

Safe People

Safe People

by John Townsend, Henry Cloud, John Townsend and Henry Cloud

Too many of us have invested ourselves into relationships that left us deeply wounded. We've been abandoned or taken advantage of, and left with little to show for what we've given. We've lost our sense of security and personal value in the process. And what's worse, we tend to either repeat the same mistakes of judgment over and over . . . O… Read more…

21 Days to a Great Marriage

21 Days to a Great Marriage

by John Townsend, Henry Cloud and Henry Cloud

In a mad-dash world filled with long to-do lists and too many commitments, it's easy for one to lose perspective of what matters most-even with the most important person in one's life.  It gets even more complicated with all of the distractions that seem to keep our attention away from sources of help and renewal.  That's why Cloud & Townsend h… Read more…

Boundaries

Boundaries

by John Townsend, Henry Cloud, John Townsend and Henry Cloud

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 -- Me… Read more…

How to Have That Difficult Conversation

How to Have That Difficult Conversation

by John Townsend, Henry Cloud, John Townsend and Henry Cloud

Successful people confront well. They know that setting healthy boundaries improves relationships and can solve important problems. They have discovered that uncomfortable situations can be avoided or resolved through direct conversation. But most of us don’t know how to have difficult conversations, and we see confrontation as scary or adversarial.… Read more…

Boundaries with Teens

Boundaries with Teens

by John Townsend and John Townsend

The teen years—relationships, peer pressure, school, dating, character. To help teenagers grow into healthy adults, parents and youth workers need to teach them how to take responsibility for their behavior, their values, and their lives. The coauthor of the Gold Medallion Award-winning book Boundaries and the father of two teenage boys brings his biblical… Read more…

Boundaries in Marriage

Boundaries in Marriage

by John Townsend, Henry Cloud, John Townsend and Henry Cloud

Only when you and your mate know and respect each other's needs, choices, and freedom can you give yourselves freely and lovingly to one another. Boundaries in Marriage gives you the tools you need. Drs. Henry Cloud and John Townsend, counselors and authors of the award-winning bestseller Boundaries, show you how to apply the principles of boundaries to … Read more…

Raising Great Kids

Raising Great Kids

by John Townsend, Henry Cloud, John Townsend, Henry Cloud and Elisa Morgan

What does it take to raise great kids? If you've read any books on parenting, conflicting opinions have probably left you feeling confused. Get tough! Show acceptance. Lay down the rules. Lighten up, already! There's got to be a balance between control and permissiveness. And there is. Drawing on the expert insights of counselors and award-winning au… Read more…

12 'Christian' Beliefs That Can Drive You Crazy

12 'Christian' Beliefs That Can Drive You Crazy

by John Townsend, Henry Cloud, John Townsend and Henry Cloud

Not everything believed a biblical truth is truly biblical. The authors debunk 12 commonly accepted beliefs that cause bondage rather than liberty. They explain how nuggets of truth become cornerstones for error when wrongly understood, and they help build solid scriptural foundations that produce emotional freedom. Now with discussion guide.… Read more…

Entitlement Cure

Entitlement Cure

by John Townsend

Today we live in a culture that says, “Life should be easy and work well.” This attitude, called entitlement, influences our most important institutions: family, business, church, and government. Its devastating effects contribute to relational problems, work ethic issues, and emotional struggles. It comes down to this: People are not getting… Read more…


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