Guest Posts

11 Ways to Make the Most of Your College Experience

Lessons From A College Graduate: Tips on How To Make The Most of Your College Experience By: Cynthia Giles I’d rather do what’s hard and find joy and purpose, then do what’s easy and become miserable and discontent.  I made a decision to study English and Writing, and a career in writing puts you in…

7 Sure-Fire Ways To Get Over Your Ex

We’ve all been there. It starts off with a, “Hey! We really need to talk.” Then a few minutes pass and you’re confronted with this awkward pseudo-question, “But I hope we can still be friends…?” Ugh! This isn’t another post about, why things didn’t work out. You’ve probably had enough of that already. No one plans on getting dumped….

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…

PTSD and Suffering

PTSD and Suffering – David Seligman, guest blog writer for Courage Beyond, shares his experience having PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) and how he has come to the conclusion that he doesn’t like to say he is suffering:  I have heard a lot of words used to describe PTSD: “tragic”, “heartbreaking”, “scary”, “pitiful”. The more I heard…

Age Doesn’t Matter…You Can Make A Difference

Today we are happy to feature Katie Davis as a millennial who is sharing hope. We continue to share stories like Katie’s to hopefully inspire you that your age doesn’t matter. You can make a difference in the world. Here is a bit of Katie’s story: In December of 2006, 18-year-old Katie Davis from Brentwood, Tennessee,…