What is the appropriate response to a spouse who confesses and repents for their failures? Dr. Gary Chapman says the Biblical response is to forgive. Forgiveness is not a feeling. It's a decision to lift the penalty of the wrongdoing and pardon them.
How do I use the 5 Love Languages in my teaching profession? Dr. Gary Chapman says if a student feels loved by the teacher, that child is more likely to learn from the teacher. Learn each child's love language and begin to speak it.
How do you deal effectively with your failures? Dr. Gary Chapman says the barriers that are built from our failures should be dealt with by identifying them, confessing them, and changing our behavior.
How do service men and women prepare for long periods of separation? Dr. Gary Chapman suggests the couple should talk about ways they can stay in touch with each other during the separation. After all, the Love Languages can be spoken from long distance!
Is it possible to speak one love language but want to receive in another? Dr. Gary Chapman says yes. Most people speak the language they want to receive, but not all do. The most important thing is to learn to speak your spouse's language.
Gary Chapman, Ph.D. is an author, speaker, and counselor that has a passion for people, and for helping them form lasting relationships. Chapman is a well-known marriage counselor and director of marriage seminars. The 5 Love Languages® is one of Chapman’s most popular titles, topping various bestseller charts for years, selling over twelve million copies and has been on the the New York Times best-sellers list continuously since 2007. Chapman has been directly involved in real-life family counseling since the beginning of his ministry years, and his nationally-syndicated radio programs air nationally on Moody Radio Network and over 400 affiliate stations.
A Love Language Minute draws from Dr. Gary Chapman's years of counseling experience, excerpts from his live events, and his answers to listeners' questions to give encouragement and practical help and hope for the relationships in your life