Finding and Keeping Your Significant Other by Dr. Akpan is the most comprehensive love manual for the singles and married couples today. The book is based on biblical principles, and it discusses the most common problems facing those in relationship today. This book provides immediate help to singles, newly weds, and struggling marriages. Readers will learn:
. Great relationships are attainable only with God
. What to do before saying "I do"
. What it means to truly love a person
. How to love and become irresistible to the significant other
. How to affair-proof and divorce-proof a marriage
. The power of positive thoughts and communication
. The top needs of men and women
. Giving, the secret to happiness
. Ways to keep the romance alive
. How to stay out of financial trouble
. How to manage in-law problems
. How to use conflicts as opportunities to grow and glorify God
. Proper ways to manage anger
. How to turn disappointments into blessings
. God's design for the family
. What it means to be a leader in the home
. God's view on marriage, divorce, and remarriage
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
|Age Range:||3 Months|
What People are Saying About This
"Dr. Akpan has written a must-read formula for marriage with ideas for the seasoned married couple, the newly wed, and those anticipating marriage. He does an excellent job of incorporating practical suggestions and principles into a spiritual framework for marriage."
Ph.D. Clinical Therapist Agape Child and Family Services, Inc.
"This book is a thoughtful and thorough discussion of the various problems and issues that arise in a traditional marriage, and gives advice on how to handle inevitable conflicts with love and maturity. The book has many strengths. The tone is warm, and the prose is direct and clear. Dr. Akpan speaks from a personal perspective and shares the learning and growth he has experienced in himself and his relationship. The emphasis on communication and inclusion of exercises will be very helpful to many, in particular to those beginning a marriage."
President, Trade and Reference Division Houghton Mifflin Company
"Dr. Akpan, in this book, provides valuable and helpful insights for developing intimate, caring, and life-long relationships...Here is a practical resource based on experience as well as sound educational and biblical insights. The author describes several of the most salient marital strengths and marital challenges facing couples. I am extremely pleased to recommend this book for all singles and married couples."
Ph.D. Vice President for Academics and Professor of Family Studies, Bible, and Counseling Freed-Hardeman University, Henderson, TN 38340
"This book is a must-read manual for those who desire a lasting love relationship. It is the most comprehensive coverage of the essential challenges facing married couples today. The application of biblical principles is commendable. I highly recommend Dr. Akpan's finding and keeping your significant other to all singles and married couples."
Sr. Minister Emeritus/Elder Norris Road Church of Christ