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Jakes, T. D.

Works: 809 works in 1,556 publications in 8 languages and 50,004 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Musical films  Comedy films  Christmas stories  Film adaptations  Christian films  Biography  Sermons  History 
Roles: Author, Producer, Performer, Narrator, Actor, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Heaven is for real by Todd Burpo( visu )
10 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,841 libraries worldwide
Based on the #1 New York Times best-selling book, Heaven is for Real recounts 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. Starring Academy Award® nominee Greg Kinnear (Best Supporting Actor, As Good As It Gets, 1997) as Todd Burpo, the real-life father whose son Colton claims to have visited Heaven during a near death experience. Colton shares the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth ... things he couldn't possibly know. [ForlagEtt]
Not easily broken by T. D Jakes( Book )
10 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 1,497 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
Before you do : making great decisions that you won't regret by T. D Jakes( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,370 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
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 held by 1,252 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
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 1,246 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 realize personal power
Let it go : forgive so you can be forgiven by T. D Jakes( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,189 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
The lady, her lover, and her Lord by T. D Jakes( Book )
16 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 1,183 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
Sparkle ( visu )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 1,105 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 1,063 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
Jumping the broom ( visu )
8 editions published in 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 1,062 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 1,036 libraries worldwide
Outlines a plan for turning God-given potential into action in overcoming obstacles and finding success in the world
Instinct : the power to unleash your inborn drive by T. D Jakes( Book )
16 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 1,035 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
Follow the star : Christmas stories that changed my life by T. D Jakes( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 987 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 945 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 )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and Chinese and held by 937 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 by Bill Duke( visu )
12 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 871 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
Destiny : step into your purpose by T. D Jakes( Book )
4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 866 libraries worldwide
Remember feeling a pull, sensing a divine guide that was leading you to the right place or person? Destiny, that inner compass, directs you to fulfillment of your highest purpose. When you reflect on your life, you may be amazed that your greatest moments resulted from circumstances that you did not control or initiate. You were destined! Stepping into your destiny means fulfilling the role you were created to play in life. You thrive and find the great elixir of contentment when you have the courage to pursue your true purpose. Life offers more when destiny is our focus! Our divine purpose maneuvers us past challenges, pains, and shortcuts and even what appears on the surface to be failure. On deeper reflection, we understand them as catalysts that shift us toward authentic self-identity, greater exposure, and bold life adventures. Whether you are just starting out, starting over, or wondering if there is greater success than what you've already accomplished, now is the time to reset your inner compass. Clear your path of distractions and disruptions. Correct places where you have veered off course. Get unstuck. Embrace your God-given purpose and dare to pursue the unseen order in your life circumstances that is your DESTINY
The great investment : faith, family, and finance by T. D Jakes( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 831 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
Reposition yourself : living life without limits by T. D Jakes( Book )
16 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 474 libraries worldwide
A companion to "Reposition Yourself: Living Life without Limits" features a collection of scriptural excerpts and quotes that expand on the original work's message about applying Christian principles in order to promote a more prosperous and balanced life
Woman thou art loosed by T. D Jakes( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
The story of Michelle Jordan, a young woman raised in an environment of abuse and molestation at the hands of her mother's boyfriend Reggie, which her mother Cassie unwittingly condons. While incarcerated, Michelle sends Bishop Jakes a letter requesting a visit. Jakes agrees to meet Michelle and soon uncovers the painful history that led to her personal demise
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Alternative Names
Dexter Jakes, Thomas 1957-
Jakes, T. D.
Jakes, Thomas Dexter.
Jakes, Thomas Dexter 1957-
T. D. Jakes Amerikaans priester
T.D. Jakes amerykański duchowny protestancki
T. D. Jakes US-amerikanischer Unternehmer, Autor und Prediger
Ти Ди Джейкс
제이크스, T. D
English (237)
Spanish (10)
Chinese (9)
French (2)
Swedish (1)
Italian (1)
Korean (1)
Afrikaans (1)
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