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Jakes, T. D.

Works: 832 works in 1,466 publications in 6 languages and 47,222 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Christmas stories  Christian fiction  Biography  Film adaptations  Sermons  Christian films 
Roles: Author, Producer, Performer, Actor, Interviewee, Narrator, Author of introduction, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Heaven is for real ( visu )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,619 libraries worldwide
The true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Colton claims to have visited Heaven during a near death experience. He recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth
Not easily broken by T. D Jakes( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,545 libraries worldwide
After years of disagreement over what they both want out of life, Dave and Clarice Johnson have reached a breaking point in their marriage, and matters get worse when Clarice is injured in a devastating car accident and Dave confronts temptation
Woman, thou art loosed : [healing the wounds of the past] by T. D Jakes( Book )
48 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,542 libraries worldwide
Help for women's spirit
Before you do : making great decisions that you won't regret by T. D Jakes( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,402 libraries worldwide
Relationship decisions come down to five crucial components, according to Bishop Jakes: Research--gathering information and collecting data; Roadwork--removing obstacles and clearing the path; Rewards--listing choices and imaging their consequences; Revelation--narrowing your options and making your selection; Rearview--looking back and adjusting as necessary to stay on course. This book gets you on the right track to making decisions that you'll be proud of and reap the benefits of for the rest of your life, as will the generations that follow you. He gives you insight on how to reflect, discern, and decide the next step to take to have a strong and enduring love, marriage, and family. The Bishop takes a spiritual and practical approach to inherently emotional issues such as the outside influences on our relationships, coping with anger, parenting, financial concerns, negotiating high-profile lives, and more.--From publisher description
Cover girls : a novel by T. D Jakes( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,332 libraries worldwide
Struggling to balance their significant others, children, careers, and faith, four African American women face life-changing challenges over the course of a year
God's leading lady : out of the shadows and into the light by T. D Jakes( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 1,278 libraries worldwide
Citing the high expectations placed on many women, a guide to finding God's purpose draws on the stories of women in the Bible to explain how to move beyond personal weaknesses and low self-esteem in order to fully realize personal power
Mama made the difference : life lessons my mother taught me by T. D Jakes( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,269 libraries worldwide
This book comes straight from the heart of the Jakes family to yours. Bishop Jakes, pastor of The Potter's House, shares personal stories about growing up in his mother's home, revealing the time-honored lessons and values she taught him. Woven into his personal vignettes are inspirational biblical stories about mothers, heartfelt advice for modern-day moms, and testimonials from other prominent African-American figures about the importance of motherhood. Driven by the Bible and stories straight from his own life and offering praise, inspiration, and instruction, T.D. Jakes has written a book for daughters and sons, brothers and sisters, parents and grandparents--and anyone else who has ever felt the mighty power of a mother's love.--From publisher description
The lady, her lover, and her Lord by T. D Jakes( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,211 libraries worldwide
Offers advice to women on how to achieve harmony and balance in her relationships with herself, her husband or lover, and with God
Let it go : forgive so you can be forgiven by T. D Jakes( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Shares uplifting advice about the virtues of forgiveness, offering strategic and biblically based advice on how to achieve peace and personal fulfillment by letting go of past wrongs
Sparkle ( visu )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,113 libraries worldwide
In the 1960s, Sparkle and her two sisters form a singing group and dream of becoming stars beyond the affluent Detroit suburb where they come from, and where they are already well-known. But as the sisters become more famous, the close-knit nature of their family begins to fall apart. Features the late Whitney Houston's final screen performance
He-motions : even strong men struggle by T. D Jakes( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,072 libraries worldwide
A spiritual guide for men on how to balance the conflicting demands of today's world presents biblically based recommendations on how to fulfill God's intentions, in a volume that also offers women insight into a man's emotional mindset
Instinct : the power to unleash your inborn drive by T. D Jakes( Book )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
Jakes outlines how to re-discover one's natural aptitudes and re-claim the wisdom of past experiences to become in sync with the opportunities life offers
Jumping the broom ( visu )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 1,064 libraries worldwide
On a weekend wedding in Martha's Vineyard, two African-American families from divergent socioeconomic backgrounds clash during their first meeting before the big event
Maximize the moment : God's action plan for your life by T. D Jakes( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 1,063 libraries worldwide
Outlines a plan for turning God-given potential into action in overcoming obstacles and finding success in the world
Follow the star : Christmas stories that changed my life by T. D Jakes( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 992 libraries worldwide
A collection of the author's favorite Christmas stories offers a series of childhood memories and personal experiences that reflect the season's significance
The memory quilt : a Christmas story for our times by T. D Jakes( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 949 libraries worldwide
Life doesn't always unfold in a perfect way, even for God-loving, churchgoing people like Lela. It is the cold season in Chicago, and as the days of the season progress, Lela participates in a Bible study group that focuses on the Virgin Mary, and receives messages and guidance
The Ten commandments of working in a hostile environment by T. D Jakes( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Chinese and English and held by 946 libraries worldwide
In this book, based on his bestselling video series, T.D. Jakes (founder of the Potter's House, Dallas) shows readers how to use Christian principles in the workplace, using faith as the key to happiness and productivity. Bishop Jakes explains how people can rise above petty conflicts, turn obstacles into opportunities, and let God do His work in their lives every day--even when they're coping with complaining co-workers or difficult bosses.--Publisher
Not easily broken ( visu )
9 editions published in 2009 in English and French and held by 883 libraries worldwide
After years of disagreement concerning what true happiness, success, and love really are, Dave and Clarice Johnson have finally reached a breaking point in their marriage. Clarice is hurt in a car accident and the obvious truth is that more than just her injuries need immediate attention. Their odds of making it are worsen as Clarice begins to see a physical therapist. Dave develops a friendship with Julie and her teenage son Bryson. The acceptance and comfort he finds in them stirs his longing for a family and a passionate partner. Temptation tugs at Dave. Clarice pulls farther away. Now, they must confront whether their vows are easily broken
The great investment : faith, family, and finance by T. D Jakes( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 838 libraries worldwide
The author and preacher shares his three-tiered, Bible-based formula for personal success, stressing the foundational value of each "pillar" in a person's life
On the seventh day : a novel by T. D Jakes( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
"A novel that follows the lives of a couple whose love and commitment are tested when their only child is kidnapped right from under them in their gated community in New Orleans"--
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Alternative Names
Dexter Jakes, Thomas 1957-
Jakes, T. D.
Jakes, Thomas Dexter.
Jakes, Thomas Dexter 1957-
English (252)
Spanish (10)
Chinese (4)
French (2)
German (1)
Italian (1)
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