6 Myths About Forgiveness

Forgiving others who have harmed us is one of the most important things we will ever do. The happiness of our lives, or lack of it, rises and falls on whether we, by an act of our will, choose to forgive. Millions of people are wrapped up in anger, resentment and bitterness toward those who…

4 steps to seek forgiveness

Seeking Forgiveness

I thought I’d blog on a topic few ever talk about, much less practice, but is incredibly important to our sense of peace and happiness. Let’s talk about how to seek forgiveness when you have hurt someone. When we hurt someone, we undoubtedly cause a broken relationship. Broken relationships are not healed without someone seeking…

respect yourself more

How To Respect Yourself More

Do You Find It Hard To Respect Yourself? Why? We all crave respect, no matter who we are. Yet it is very difficult to respect others when you don’t even respect yourself. It’s been said, “You can’t like another person, until you like yourself.” So let’s look at this…How can you show yourself the same…

New Beginnings Tour 2017

The Shine Effect

The Shine Effect is a full-time, ministry minded, 4-piece energetic Christian rock/worship band from Jacksboro, TN striving to answer the call God has placed on their lives to serve Him and minister to others through music and testimonies. The band consists of Maria Roberts (vocals), husband Ben Roberts (bass), Ben’s brother Josh Roberts (guitar/vocals), Josh’s…