Men Are Like Waffles--Women Are Like Spaghetti

Author: Bill Farrel,Pam Farrel

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736968881

Category: Religion

Page: 256

View: 6010

Men tend to compartmentalize their lives into boxes (like waffles), while women often let their thoughts intersect (like spaghetti). But waffles and spaghetti can make an excellent dish! Discover the ingredients for loving, working, and winning together.

Men Are Like Waffles--Women Are Like Spaghetti Devotional Study Guide

Author: Bill Farrel,Pam Farrel

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736939504

Category: Religion

Page: 144

View: 9416

This easy-to-use study guide based on Bill and Pam Farrel's bestselling book Men Are like Waffles—Women Are like Spaghetti will take readers to a new level in their appreciation of the differences and special delights of their mates. Designed to address the important issues of a happy marriage, this guide will make planning time with each other fun and exciting help couples coordinate parenting so kids get the best of Mom and Dad bring out the best each spouse has to give in sex, romance, and communication Ideal for individual or group study, small group leaders will find this guide a useful tool for leading couples in biblically based discussions, and couples who choose to go through it together will find the Men Are Like Waffles—Women Are Like Spaghetti Study Guide perfect for a create-your-own marriage retreat.

Guys Are Waffles, Girls Are Spaghetti

Author: Chad Eastham,Bill Farrel,Pam Farrel

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 1418579939

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

View: 6857

Boy meets Girl; Boy wonders what in the world Girl is talking about and how he will ever keep up. Girl wonders what is wrong with Boy. Enter, Waffles and Spaghetti—every teen's guide to figuring out the opposite sex and understanding and valuing our unique differences. In a pivotal time of their development and social lives, teens are left to try and understand one another without much guidance. The purpose of this book is to help better understand themselves as well those from the "alien gender". Guys' brains are like waffles—they keep their lives compartmentalized in boxes. Girls' brains are like spaghetti—everything in their life is connected to everything else. This book for teens includes brain development, social habits, differences in emotions, and relationship building skills for teens to develop early in their life. Loaded with humor and fun examples, this is a great way for teens to learn about healthy relationships with the opposite sex.

Red-Hot Romance Tips for Women

Author: Bill Farrel,Pam Farrel

Publisher: Harvest House Pub

ISBN: 9780736951494

Category: Religion

Page: 111

View: 3056

From Bill and Pam Farrel comes a new book for women about romance, passion, and becoming the godly woman your husband needs. With an in-depth look at the qualities a man finds attractive in a woman, you ll learn how to stoke the flames of love and keep them burning!"

Single Men Are Like Waffles—--Single Women Are Like Spaghetti

Friendship, Romance, and Relationships That Work

Author: Bill Farrel,Pam Farrel

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736939024

Category: Religion

Page: 288

View: 3392

With its lively new cover, this specially focused complement to Men Are Like Waffles--Women Are Like Spaghetti, guides singles through the journey of developing and maintaining healthy relationships with members of the opposite sex. This book offers valuable insight for single men and women as they learn to...work together more effectivelysocialize with each other more enjoyablydate one another more successfullyDiscussion topics and activities for small groups are included, as well as a ten-week study guide for couples dating seriously.

A Couple's Journey with God

Author: Bill Farrel,Pam Farrel

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736945431

Category: Religion

Page: 272

View: 3777

Bill and Pam Farrel, authors of the bestselling Men Are Like Waffles-Women Are Like Spaghetti (more than 280,000 copies sold), bring their keen insights into relationships to these devotions that celebrate marriage, encourage open communication, and provide meaningful ways for husbands and wives to draw closer together. Our busy world often pulls couples apart, but it doesn't have to be that way. Spending time together each day in devotion and prayer will strengthen and bring joy to a relationship as couples learn to connect their love with God's wisdom. A Couple's Journey with God will expose readers to practical ideas for staying in love, personal tips for great interactions, and passionate prompts for adding that extra spark to their relationship. It's the perfect book for all couples at any stage of life and relationship.

Red-Hot Monogamy

Making Your Marriage Sizzle

Author: Bill Farrel,Pam Farrel

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 9780736935036

Category: Religion

Page: 224

View: 585

With their trademark insight, humor, and candid personal perspectives, Bill and Pam Farrel reveal the truths about the sexual relationship in marriage and what husbands and wives need to know to keep the embers burning. Sex is like fireworks!—why a little skill turns marriage into red-hot monogamy How sex works best emotionally, physically, and physiologically How to avoid the pleasure thieves that steal your chance for fulfillment The Farrels present difficult-to-discuss topics and biblical truths in universal language with sensitivity, fun, and understanding. For newlyweds, golden anniversary celebrants, and all couples in between—this book inspires the gift of romance and passion to fuel lives with love.

"I'm Not Good Enough"...and Other Lies Women Tell Themselves

Author: Sharon Jaynes

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736933786

Category: Religion

Page: 240

View: 6460

Will You Reject Lies and Embrace Truth? Are you quick to believe the lie that you are broken beyond repair but hesitant to embrace the truth of your incredible value and purpose? How can you move past Satan's deceptions and into your confident identity in Christ? Popular author and international speaker Sharon Jaynes exposes the lies that keep you and other women bogged down in guilt, shame, and unforgiveness. You will learn how Scripture can help you powerfully respond to the hurtful voice inside that whispers I'm not good enough I can't forgive myself God is punishing me My life is hopeless Satan gives his best efforts to undermine your potential and worth. By intentionally replacing those lies with God's truth, you will grow in confidence and learn to rest in your identity as an imperfect—but wholly and beautifully redeemed—woman of value.

Discovering Hope in the Psalms

A Creative Bible Study Experience

Author: Pam Farrel,Jean E. Jones

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736969977

Category: Religion

Page: 224

View: 3777

"What an incredibly unique and creative Bible study! It's multilayered, dimensional, theologically rich, touching the senses—enlightening the mind, capturing the heart." —Kay Arthur, cofounder of Precept Ministries International "I love the encouragement, inspiration, and delightful details woven throughout." —Darlene Schacht, Time-Warp Wife and bestselling author of Messy Beautiful Love This Isn't Your Average Bible Study Explore God's Word on a deeper level and engage with his truth in fresh ways! This study of 10 psalms of hope invites you to discover the incredible design and purpose of inspired Hebrew poetry. Perfect for group discussion or personal reflection, Discovering Hope in the Psalms offers compelling teachings, motivating devotions, and plenty of creative options for interacting with the psalms—including beautiful artwork to color. This discovery book will show you how to... rejoice in God's mercy when sin knocks you down request help with hope when troubles surround respond with thanksgiving for each answered prayer Immerse your mind, heart, and soul in the hope flowing through the psalms.

Generation NeXt Marriage

The Couple's Guide to Keeping It Together

Author: Tricia Goyer

Publisher: Multnomah

ISBN: 0307561607

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 272

View: 6836

Do you still find yourself humming the love songs of the 80s and 90s? Do you still believe that every marriage should be between soul mates? But...do you wonder how you can succeed at love and marriage when the generation you grew up in didn’t? Marriage isn’t what it used to be–it can be better than ever. If you are a Gen Xer, your marriage has challenges and potentials that no other generation has known. A Gen Xer herself, Tricia Goyer offers realistic help to achieve the God-honoring marriage you long for. She includes… •Ways to protect your marriage despite the broken relationships modeled in your youth •Stories, suggestions, and confessions from fellow Gen Xers facing the “What now?” question of real-life marriage •Advice from the ultimate marriage survival guide: the Bible •Stats, quizzes, sidebars, and study questions related to this “relationally challenged” time in history •Practical helps for negotiating kids, work, sex, money, and dirty laundry–sometimes all in the same evening If you are part of a generation of adults who don’t want to bow to their culture or live and love like their parents did . . . this book is for you. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Praying for Your Husband from Head to Toe

A Daily Guide to Scripture-Based Prayer

Author: Sharon Jaynes

Publisher: Multnomah Books

ISBN: 160142471X

Category: Religion

Page: 238

View: 7437

Offers wives instructions on how to pray for their husbands in practical, life-changing ways, identifitying sixteen landmarks to effectively cover husbands in prayer and offering a thirty-day guide that features Scriptures and prayers.

Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage

Unlocking the Secrets to Life, Love, and Marriage

Author: Mark Gungor

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1416558799

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 304

View: 3804

Based on Mark Gungor's wildly popular seminar, Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage® builds on Gungor's success with tens of thousands of couples who credit him with enriching, and even saving, their marriages. By using his unique blend of humor and tell-it-like-it-is honesty, he helps couples get along and have fun doing it. Through exploring a variety of subjects including the myth of a "soul mate," the different ways men and women think, the conflicting levels of libido, and the necessity to forgive, Gungor proves that the key to marital bliss is not romance or destiny -- it's work and skill. Couples need to work hard at maintaining their relationship and to have the skills to pull it off. The longer spouses wait to learn these skills, the greater their chance of wanting to bail, yet Gungor makes it easy for couples to bring their relationship to the next level.

31 Days to a Happy Husband

What a Man Needs Most from His Wife

Author: Arlene Pellicane

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736946330

Category: Religion

Page: 208

View: 782

What does a man need most from his wife? Arlene Pellicane, author of 31 Days to a Younger You, asked numerous husbands that question. Based on their answers, Pellicane identified five keys that will give wives a new appreciation and understanding of how to love and care for their mates. Domestic tranquility-A husband needs a peaceful haven. Respect-A husband needs to be honored in his home. Eros-A husband needs a fulfilling sex life. Attraction-A husband needs to be attracted to his wife. Mutual activities-A husband needs to have fun with his wife. Along with identifying a husband's needs, Pellicane provides practical instruction to motivate and equip wives to show their husbands the care and affection they long for. Every day a wife is either building her husband up or tearing him down. This book offers wives a 31-day, no holding back, life-changing building program for their marriages.

Becoming the Woman of His Dreams

Author: Sharon Jaynes

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736959955

Category: Religion

Page: 304

View: 3955

If you would like to put a little "wow!" back in your relationship with the man you married, let seven simple secrets, biblical wisdom, and tender stories of both men and women inspire you to be the wife your husband longs for. Sharon Jaynes, author of The Power of a Woman's Words, shares the unique, God-blessed role you can play in making your marriage the joy of both your lives. A happy marriage takes work, but the end result is worth it. Chapters that look at what you can do and who you are as a wife will encourage you to... pray life-changing prayers be his best cheerleader help ease his stress safeguard your marriage initiate intimate friendship Your position in your husband's life is absolutely unique. Make it powerful. Make it special. Make it something he longs for.

Woman of Influence

Ten Traits of Those Who Want to Make a Difference

Author: Pam Farrel

Publisher: InterVarsity Press

ISBN: 083082362X

Category: Religion

Page: 223

View: 4881

Do you dream of making a difference for God but wonder how to begin? Pam Farrel shares what she has learned about disciple making, discovering a personal ministry and staying focused on your goals. And she shows how you can be a faithful servant of God in all of those relationships and circumstances.

The Gift of Sex

A Guide to Sexual Fulfillment

Author: Clifford Penner,Joyce J. Penner

Publisher: Thomas Nelson

ISBN: 1418534897

Category: Religion

Page: 384

View: 6670

Clifford and Joyce Penner, clinical therapist and nurse have written a sensitive and forthright guide to understanding sexuality and how it fits into God's design for marriage. This revised and updated version features a new introduction, new illustrations, a section on addictions and the Internet, and a timely discussion on sexually transmitted diseases and their consequences. With the latest information on sexuality and intimacy, this best-selling book is ideal whether you are newlyweds or have been married for many years. Chapters include: The Physical Dimension The Total Experience Moving Past Sexual Barriers Resolving Difficulties Finding Help

Trusting God

A Girlfriends in God Faith Adventure

Author: Sharon Jaynes,Gwen Smith,Mary Southerland

Publisher: Multnomah

ISBN: 1601423934

Category: Religion

Page: 275

View: 3010

Building on the popularity of the Girlfriends in God devotionals, "Trusting God" is a unique, 12-week Devotional and Bible study combination designed to deepen women's friendships as they share devotional experiences.

Your Marriage, God's Mission

Discovering Your Spiritual Purpose Together

Author: Clint Bragg,Penny Bragg

Publisher: Kregel Publications

ISBN: 0825444276

Category: Religion

Page: 256

View: 1781

Discover the unique mission God has for each marriage--and how to achieve it There are countless marriage books telling couples how to be married--but where are the ones teaching them how to seek and serve God together? Clint and Penny Bragg believe that, just as every individual has a calling from God, every marriage has a specific mission. In Your Marriage, God's Mission, the Braggs demonstrate how to discover that mission by discovering more of Him. In this weekly guide for couples, the authors help couples begin a spiritual journey over an extended period of time. Readers will learn to engage together by writing a joint marriage mission statement. They'll examine the seven sectors of marriage, learn to safeguard their relationship from division, and awaken to the need for humility and servant leadership in all facets of their marriage. The Braggs help readers to implement innovative ideas to deepen the intimacy in their relationship and to recognize how God's mission unfolds over time. Informal and practical, with stories from hard-won experience and links to videos of the authors and other couples teaching the content, this book is a fresh look at how couples can learn to intentionally seek God and encounter Him together.

The Sacred Search

What If It's Not about Who You Marry, But Why?

Author: Gary Thomas

Publisher: David C Cook

ISBN: 1434705544

Category: Religion

Page: 256

View: 1381

What if you stopped looking for a “soul mate” and started looking for a “sole mate”—someone who will live out with you the great purpose of God? What if dating isn’t about finding “the one” but making a wise choice so you can better serve the One who loves you most? What if God didn’t design relationships to make you happy but to make you holy? In The Sacred Search, Gary Thomas will transform the way you look at romantic relationships. Whether you are single, dating, or engaged, Gary’s unique perspective on dating will prepare you for a satisfying, spiritually enriching marriage even before you walk down the aisle. As Gary reminds us, a good marriage is not something you find—it’s something you make.