Presentation on theme: "How many of you are under appreciated? Always remember, everyone is hungry for praise and starving for honest appreciation! David Brandt Berg."— Presentation transcript:
How many of you are under appreciated? Always remember, everyone is hungry for praise and starving for honest appreciation! David Brandt Berg
The 5 Love Languages How to fill your love tank as well as others. Presented by: Shannon Phillips With the help of: Gary Chapman, Ph.D.
The 5 Love Languages 1.Words of Affirmation 2.Quality Time 3.Receiving Gifts 4.Acts of Service 5.Physical Touch
Words of Affirmation Encouraging Words Kind Words Humble Words I can live for two months on a good compliment. Mark Twain
Quality Time Togetherness Quality Conversation Quality Activities One of the by-products of quality activities is that they provide a memory bank from which to draw in the years ahead. Gary Chapman, Ph.D.
Receiving Gifts... one of the easiest love languages to learn. Gary Chapman, Ph.D. Gifts and Money –gifts need not be expensive The Gift of Self –Physical presence in the time of crisis is the most powerful gift you can give if your [spouses] primary love language is receiving gifts
Acts of Service Requests give direction to love, but demands stop the flow of love. Require thought, planning, time, effort, and energy. Serve one another in love. YES! NO. Simple? Easy?
Physical Touch Infant research and physical contact Body sensitivity The Body Is for Touching Crisis and Physical Touch Physical touch can make or brake a relationship. It can communicate hate or love. Gary Chapman, Ph.D.
What is your Primary Love Language? Think about it What have you requested most of your partner? In what way do you regularly express love to your partner?
What are you doing for others? What can you do for others? Teach Carry out Fill your Love Tank AND others! ITS UP TO YOU!
Culture of Appreciation Its a cycle It prevents conflict and frustration It enhances personal wellness, health, and a sense of benevolence
In Closure: Basket of Goodies THANK YOU! Questions?