Love Is a Verb: Stories of What Happens When Love Comes Alive by Gary ChapmanDr. Gary Chapman has spent his life helping people communicate love more effectively and in turn build more satisfying and lasting relationships. His book The Five Love Languages is a regular on the New York Times bestsellers list--even after being in print for fifteen years--and has made the term love language a part of everyday speech. Love Is a Verb takes his teaching to the next level. Rather than a typical relationship self-help book filled with lengthy explanations of principles and techniques, it is a compilation of true stories displaying love in action. These stories--written by everyday people--go straight to the hearts of readers, who often say that illustrations are the most effective parts of a book. Gary Chapman adds a Love Lesson to each story, showing readers how they can apply the same principles to their own relationships.
Power couple Vince Gill and Amy Grant have been married 11 years now, and they sat down recently with AARP to discuss their relationship, a connection which had a difficult start. It was the end of when the two first met and consequently worked together. Grant reveals that her marriage "had been rocky from the get-go. I'd been holding steady for 15 years in something that was not easy to hold steady. Around Christmastime that year, the two had a few concerts together. Grant says, "I knew from the tips of my toes that he was unlike anybody I had ever met. I was just so overwhelmed by him as a person that I finally came up behind him and wrapped my arms around him and said, 'I've needed to do this all night.
For the Record . However, the new millennium brought Chapman a new marriage and the promise of new career opportunities. Happiness for me is based on things going the way I think they should. Joy is found in realizing the profound beauty of the mundane. Born on August 19, , in Waurika, Oklahoma , Chapman is the son of a Protestant minister and a homemaker.
Gary Winther Chapman (born August 19, ) is an American contemporary Christian music singer-songwriter and former television talk show host.
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After a second marriage failed in Chapman finally found personal and spiritual equilibrium and his marriage to Cassie Piersol has been a very happy one with the couple involved in many charities including the Nashville Rescue Mission and Make A Wish Foundation. The songsmith had, however, not recorded an album of his own since 's 'Circles And Seasons'. At the end of last year the long wait was finally broken with the release through the Merf Music Group of Chapman's 'The Truth'. The project has received glowing reviews, Music News calling it "a testament to the human spirit that offers hope to us all" while The Sound Opinion referred to it as "one fine collection of music and lyrics. Gary: Well, it's almost impossible to be objective about things you have any part in creating. I tend to always think that what I just did was the best thing ever. If I back away from it a little bit, I actually have the same conclusion; I'm really proud of it.