Uncommon Marriage: Learning About Lasting Love and Overcoming Life's Obstacles Together  -     By: Tony Dungy, Lauren Dungy, Nathan Whitaker
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Uncommon Marriage: Learning About Lasting Love and Overcoming Life's Obstacles Together

Tyndale House / 2014 / Hardcover

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Together, the Dungys have experienced joy and purpose - and loss and tragedy. What's helped them ride out the highs and lows of their marriage? Sharing the secrets of their successful relationship, they offer practical advice on how to get through tough times, stay connected despite busy schedules, support each other's dreams, and grow spiritually. Your marriage can be a marriage that truly is uncommon. Get equipped for surviving tough issues and watch it flourish with joy and purpose. Includes a 4-color photo insert.

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 256
Vendor: Tyndale House
Publication Date: 2014
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 141438369X
ISBN-13: 9781414383699
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What does it take to build a marriage that will last? Tony and Lauren Dungy have together known the highest of highs and the lowest of lows. They fell in love, built a family, and made sports history when Tony became the first African American head coach to win the Super Bowl. Yet they’ve also gone through difficult, relationship-testing setbacks, including job loss and devastating personal tragedy. In a culture where it seems harder and harder to make marriage last, what has kept the Dungys strong through it all? In Uncommon Marriage, Tony and Lauren share the secrets that hold them together, revealing what they’ve learned so far about being a good husband or wife; getting through times of loss, grief, or change; staying connected despite busy schedules; supporting each other’s dreams and goals; and helping each other grow spiritually. They offer encouragement and practical advice to equip your marriage to survive tough issues and flourish with joy, purpose, and partnership—in other words, to be a marriage that is truly uncommon.

About the Authors

Tony Dungy is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Quiet Strength, Uncommon, The Mentor Leader, and The One Year Uncommon Life Daily Challenge. He led the Indianapolis Colts to Super Bowl victory on February 4, 2007, the first such win for an African American head coach. He retired from coaching in 2009 and now serves as a studio analyst for NBC's Football Night in America.

Lauren Dungy is an early childhood education specialist and a New York Times bestselling children's book author. The Dungys are the parents of nine children and reside in Tampa, Florida. Website: www.coachdungy.com

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With a “he said/she said” format, former NFL coach Dungy (Quiet Strength) and his wife, Lauren, share lessons learned over more than 30 years of marriage. They are different in personality, but their deep faith and commitment to their relationship help them grow closer through career changes, multiple moves, the rearing of nine children, and family tragedy. They discuss the wide variety of incidents and factors that have strengthened their marriage, like working through different communication styles and learning the importance of praying together. They also share the difficulties through which they have walked together, like being in the public eye—Tony became the first African-American head coach to guide a team to the Super Bowl; dealing with the loss of a parent; and coping with the suicide of their son. They offer their thoughts in personal, conversational style with the hope that readers can recognize some part of their own marriage and be able to find guidance, hope, and encouragement. The book reads more like an enjoyable chat with longtime friends than the helpful marriage guidebook that it is.

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