How Married Couples Can Exercise Selfless Love and Make the World a Better Place – BtR 231

Bill Hutcheson shares his experiences in marriage and ministry to show us how our marriages based on selfless love can drive purpose and passion. About William “Bill” Hutcheson We each have a selfless love story within us and within our own marriages. Bill Hutcheson combines his experiences working in ministry and counseling couples to help … Read more

Ryan Mains Ultrarunning to Raise Awareness for Firefighter PTSD – BtR 230

Ryan Mains shares his story about ultrarunning to raise awareness for firefighter PTSD as a firefighter who is struggling with PTSD himself. About Firefighter PTSD – #EndTheStigma Some first responder mental health statistics include the following: 1 firefighter commits suicide every three days in the United States First responders are five times more likely to … Read more

Katina Stith Overcoming Sexual Assault, Human Trafficking and Suicide – BtR 218

Katina Stith is a friend of ours who shares how she turned her pain from sexual assault, human trafficking and suicide into a ministry for human rights. We have known Katina for years and her work to speak up against human trafficking. Her public talks bring hope to those who may feel trapped and empowerment … Read more

Building Community During COVID-19 Social Distancing – BtR 216

How do you leverage technology to build community when the world seems to shut down? This is what one church is doing to get beyond the rut of social distancing. Links and Resources Lessons We Can Learn from the COVID-19 Pandemic – BtR 214 The Centers for Disease Control provided some tips on their own Coronavirus … Read more

Your Guide to Being a Fearless Communicator with Sha Sparks – BtR 215

Shā Sparks is an energetic, loving, and inspiring speaker, coach, and author whose mission is to help women transform their trauma into treasure. As the CEO (Chief Excitement Officer) of Sparks of Hope & Certified Fearless Living Coach, she empowers women to peel away the layers of their own negative inner dialogue, limiting beliefs, and fear that … Read more

Llama Lounge Leadership Lessons from Two Military Careers – BtR 212

Scott Green and Joe Bogdan, founders of Llama Lounge Leadership, share their passion and story behind helping leaders apply lessons they picked up on leadership and resiliency in the Air Force. About The Llama Lounge The Llama Lounge is a blog site developed to facilitate dialogue pertaining to resilience, life experiences, leadership and overall happiness.  … Read more

American Idol’s William Hung is a Champion by Choice – BtR 206

William Hung Champion by Choice American Idol

William Hung found his fame as a contestant on American Idol in 2004. Hung shares his story about turning an embarrassing defeat into a championship opportunity. His new book, Champion by Choice, shares his story and insights on how you can apply his lessons learned to create wins in your own life. William Hung A … Read more

John Turney Discusses How He Became a Writer at Word Fest 2019 – BtR 202

Life includes moments when you need to reinvent yourself. Author of Whiskey Sunrise shares his story about how he became a writer when he could no longer play guitar. About John Turney Author John Turney was born with a book in hand. While attending college, he took several creative writing classes and found himself smitten by words. … Read more

In Happier News After Living the Dream Became a Nightmare – Deanne Goodman BtR 194

In Happier News - Deanne Goodman

News reporter Deanne Goodman shares how she chose to focus on happier news after she realized her dream job had become a nightmare. When Living the Dream Became a Nightmare Being a journalist is a tough gig. Deanne hustled, and people noticed. Every day she submitted her five ideas for a story. It was when … Read more