WorldCat Identities

Townsend, John Sims 1952-

Overview
Works: 379 works in 835 publications in 9 languages and 16,508 library holdings
Roles: Author, Narrator, Book producer, Printer, Donor, Recipient, Publisher
Classifications: BJ1581.2, 248.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Sims Townsend
 
Most widely held works by John Sims Townsend
Boundaries : when to say yes, when to say no to take control of your life by Henry Cloud( Book )

31 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 2,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When to say yes, when to say no to take control of your life
Boundaries with kids : when to say yes, when to say no to help your children gain control of their lives by Henry Cloud( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When to say yes, when to say no to help your children gain control of their lives
Boundaries in marriage by Henry Cloud( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 your marriage. This book helps you understand the friction points or serious hurts and betrayals in your marriage -- and move beyond them to the mutual care, respect, affirmation, and intimacy you both long for
Boundaries with teens : when to say yes, how to say no by John Sims Townsend( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenagers! You love them to peices ... but sometimes you feel like thepieces are falling apart. Relax! Your sanity will survive these rocky teenage years, and so will your teen-provided you set healthy boundaries that work to their benefit and yours
Boundaries in dating : making dating work by Henry Cloud( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides rules for romance that can help you find the love of your life. Between singleness and marriage lies the journey of dating. Want to make your road as smooth as possible? Set and maintain healthy boundaries that will help you grow in freedom, honesty, and self-control. If many of your dating experiences have been difficult, Boundaries in Dating will revolutionize the way you handle relationships. Even if you're happily dating, the insights you'll gain from this much-needed book will help you fine-tune important areas of your dating life. This book is your map for traveling the dating road. It's filled with pointed assessments, insights, questions for thought and discussion, and principles for you to put into practice in your relationships with the opposite sex. Boundaries in Dating helps you deal with four critical concerns you face as a single person: You and Your Boundaries; Whom Should I Date; Solving Dating Problems When You're Part of the Problem; Solving Dating Problems When Your Date Is the Problem. Written by the authors of the best-selling book Boundaries, this book can help you enjoy the kind of smart, rewarding dating that can take you from weekends alone to a lifetime with the soul mate you've longed for. - Publisher
God will make a way by Henry Cloud( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What to do when you don't know what to do
The mom factor : dealing with the mother you had, didn't have, or still contend with by Henry Cloud( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one has influenced the person you are today like your mother. The way she handled your needs as a child has shaped your worldview, your relationships, your marriage, your career, your self-image - your life. How can you identify areas that need reshaping, make positive choices for personal change, and establish a balanced, mature relationship with Mom today? In The Mom Factor, Drs. Henry Cloud and John Townsend steer you down a path of discovery and growth beyond the
How people grow : what the Bible reveals about personal growth by Henry Cloud( Book )

7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this book, Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend give you age-old keys to growth from the Scriptures, with life applications that may be different from what you've always thought and were told. Whether life is going well or whether you're struggling in some area, the insights in this book are essential to progressing spiritually, relationally and emotionally
Boundaries face to face : how to have that difficult conversation you've been avoiding by Henry Cloud( Book )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to have that difficult conversation you've been avoiding
Safe people : how to find relationships that are good for you and avoid those that aren't by Henry Cloud( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Safe People is an outstanding practical book that brings the light of Scripture into that enormous arena of personal relationships. This book offers Christians a very helpful tool for avoiding toxic entanglements and stregthening good relationships
Who's pushing your buttons? : handling the difficult people in your life by John Sims Townsend( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

We all have at least one--a difficult person who know how to push our buttons and make us crazy. When we're really at wit's end, our first inclination is to walk away. But Dr. Townsend says that most people give up too soon. Instead of leaving your spouse or date, severing family ties, or breaking off a friendship in order to find peace, why not try something new? In this book, he introduces a revolutionary approach for reaching out to, confronting, negotiating with, and setting appropriate limits for the button-pushers you know. "God has been in the business of changing difficult people for eons," he says. "Find out what role you can play."--Publisher description
Boundaries : [when to say yes, when to say no to take control of your life] by Henry Cloud( Recording )

15 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are you in control of your life? Do people take advantage of you? Do you have trouble saying no? Christians often focus so much on being loving and giving that they forget their own limitations. Have you ever found yourself wondering: Can I set limits and still be a loving person? What are my legitimate boundaries? How do I answer someone who wants my time, love, energy, or money? Why do I feel guilty when I consider setting boundaries? Doctors Henry Cloud and John Townsend give you biblically based answers to these and other tough questions, showing you how to set healthy boundaries with parents, spouses, children, friends, coworkers, and even with yourself. You'll see vital principles of boundaries at work as Drs. Cloud and Townsend take you through a day in the life of "Sherrie"--First as she lives with almost no boundaries, then as she begins to apply proper boundaries with others in her life
Beyond boundaries : learning to trust again in relationships by John Sims Townsend( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps readers discover when and how to trust again after they have set appropriate boundaries, how to connect deeply without being hurt, and how to safely grow in their most intimate relationships
Rescue your love life : changing those dumb attitudes & behaviors that will sink your marriage by Henry Cloud( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beginning with self-examination and setting realistic expectations, the authors explore how couples can nurture and master healthy communication, build trust, and enhance the romance in their marriage"--Provided by publisher
Raising great kids : a comprehensive guide to parenting with grace and truth by Henry Cloud( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 authors Henry Cloud and John Townsend and on the parenting wisdom of MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) International, RAISING GREAT KIDS shows you that truth and grace aren't polar opposities. They are allies in your most challenging and rewarding task: raising children with character that can withstand life's rigors and make the most of its potential
Hiding from love : how to change the withdrawal patterns that isolate and imprison you by John Sims Townsend( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's not my fault : the no-excuse plan to put you in charge of your life by Henry Cloud( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Dutch and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Eight principles to take responsibility for your life"--Provided by publisher
Boundaries in marriage by Henry Cloud( Recording )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unabridged audio version of the book, read by the authors, helps you understand the friction points or serious hurts in your marriage--and move beyond them to the mutual care, respect, affirmation, and intimacy you both long for
False assumptions by Henry Cloud( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and Korean and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding bereavement reactions in adults and children : a booklet for lay people by Marian Osterweis( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Associated Subjects
Adult children--Family relationships Avoidance (Psychology)--Religious aspects--Christianity Bereavement--Psychological aspects Child rearing--Religious aspects--Christianity Children and death Christian ethics Christian life Christian life--Biblical teaching Communication in marriage Conduct of life Conflict management--Religious aspects--Christianity Conversation--Religious aspects--Christianity Couples Dating (Social customs) Dating (Social customs)--Religious aspects--Christianity Defense mechanisms (Psychology)--Religious aspects--Christianity Discipline of children Grief Hope--Religious aspects--Christianity Interpersonal conflict--Religious aspects--Christianity Interpersonal relations--Religious aspects Interpersonal relations--Religious aspects--Christianity Intimacy (Psychology)--Religious aspects--Christianity Loss (Psychology)--Religious aspects--Christianity Love Love--Religious aspects--Christianity Man-woman relationships Marriage Marriage--Religious aspects--Christianity Married people Married people--Conduct of life Married people--Psychology Mother and child Mother and child--Religious aspects--Christianity Mothers--Family relationships Parent and adult child Parent and teenager--Religious aspects--Christianity Parenting Parenting--Religious aspects--Christianity Reconciliation Responsibility Risk-taking (Psychology)--Religious aspects--Christianity Self-actualization (Psychology)--Religious aspects--Christianity Self-control in children Single people--Conduct of life Spiritual life--Christianity Suffering--Religious aspects--Christianity Teenagers--Conduct of life Trust in God--Christianity United States
Boundaries : when to say yes, when to say no to take control of your life
Alternative Names
John Townsend amerikanischer Autor, geboren 1952

John Townsend (author) Amerikaans radiopresentator

John Townsend psychologue canadien, né en 1952

Sims Townsend, John 1952-

Townsend, J.

Townsend, John.

Townsend John 1952-....

Townsend, John S.

Townsend, John S. 1952-

Townsend, John Sims 1952-

Townsend John Sims II 1952-....

تاونسند، جون، 1952-

تاونسيند، جون، 1952-

جان تاونزند

جون تونسند، 1952-

타운센드, 존 1952-

타운센드, 존 심스 1952-

タウンゼンド, ジョン

Languages
English (151)

Chinese (9)

Korean (5)

Polish (3)

Spanish (3)

German (1)

Russian (1)

Dutch (1)

Czech (1)

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Boundaries with kids : when to say yes, when to say no to help your children gain control of their livesBoundaries in marriageBoundaries with teens : when to say yes, how to say noBoundaries in dating : making dating workGod will make a wayThe mom factor : dealing with the mother you had, didn't have, or still contend withHow people grow : what the Bible reveals about personal growthBoundaries face to face : how to have that difficult conversation you've been avoiding