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Instinct by TD Jakes

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Instinct: The Power to Unleash Your Inborn Drive


Modern life can seem like being lost in a jungle. With distractions and dangers emerging from every direction, it's easy to lose focus. Over time, we lose touch with one of our most powerful, purposeful, God-given attributes--the desire to be fruitful and multiply, what Bishop T. D. Jakes calls our "instinct for increase."

Combining historical, cultural, and personal examples with biblical insights, in INSTINCT Bishop Jakes outlines how to re-discover your natural aptitudes and re-claim the wisdom of your past experiences. When attuned to divinely inspired instincts, you will become in sync with the opportunities life presents and discover a fresh abundance of resources. Knowing when to close a deal, when to take a risk, and when to listen to your heart will become possible when you're in touch with the instincts that God gave you. These are the words that make up the synopsis for the newest release by preacher, teacher, and best selling author TD Jakes.

From the pulpit to the pews and now the public at large TD Jakes uses his unique teaching style to inspire others to look inside themselves for the changes that want to see. Admonishing readers to identify there strength and abilities, Jakes writes that our instincts are the path to the creating of the lives we deserve and desire.In this book he shares the awesome strategies by which his spectacular accomplishments have come to past. Simply put Jakes asks readers to take a step back and look at their lives in an effort to identify their truth.

Instinct doesn't provide the answers for you it pushes you to look for the answers for yourself; not in external ways but internal ones. Jakes tries to give you ideas on how to find the answers to questions like If you stopped listening to society and the people around you and learned to listen to yourself again, who would you be? What would you want your life to look like? If you peeled away all the messages that you've been receiving for your entire life what would YOU want? What is his message? Listen to your instinct again.

About the Author

Bishop T. D. Jakes is one of the world's most widely recognized pastors and a New York Times bestselling author of over thirty books. Named by Time magazine as "America's Best Preacher," his message of healing and restoration is unparalleled, transcending cultural and denominational barriers. Jakes is the founder and senior pastor of The Potter's House, which has a congregation of over 30,000. His weekly television outreach, The Potter's House, and his daily television program, The Potter's Touch, have become favorites throughout America, Africa, Australia, Europe, and the Caribbean. Jakes lives in Dallas, TX with his wife, Serita. Learn more about Bishop Jakes at and