About the Book
Book: Be The Sunshine
Author: Sunshine Rodgers
Genre: Christian Nonfiction
Release Date: August 26, 2022
The one difficulty with having the name Sunshine is that people expect me to be…. well, sunshine all the time.
I have learned over time to embrace the Sunshine-ness that is my name. Yes, I may not always be joyful or exuberant all the time, but I have learned that if I rely on my friends, my family, and my faith, I can conquer each day head-on and live every moment with an expectation of goodness.
And that’s what I wanted to share in this book, Be The Sunshine. It’s not a book about how to be happy or seven ways to stay positive. These pages are about being yourself, showing the world your true colors, and being mindful of the moment. These chapters contain personal stories so that we all can experience love and joy for ourselves as well as shining that light on those around us!
So, just follow my voice. When it comes to being the sunshine, well, I know the way!
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About the Author
Sunshine Rodgers has written 13 books that have landed on Amazon’s International Best Seller lists in 26 different categories, including #1 in the United Kingdom, #2 in the United States, and #25 in Canada. Her books have been translated into several languages (Spanish, English, and Portuguese). She has participated in 6 book tours and dozens of book signings. Her Creative Team of 33 Professionals include Artists, Narrators, and Photographers. When she is not writing, Sunshine is a guest and featured author on a total of 55 Media Interviews on radio, podcasts, and online magazines. Sunshine is a Brand Ambassador to 25 Fashion, Health, Food, and Skincare Companies. She is a Blogger and an Entrepreneur with 53,000 social media followers. Sunshine is married to the love of her life, Travis, and they reside in sunny Florida.
More from Sunshine
Be The Sunshine is a 5-Part message about spreading love and kindness out into the world.
Part 1 is about Acting in Kindness (how to serve, share peace and offer forgiveness).
Part 2 is about Shouting Goodness (building up the body of Christ and emphasizing Church Unity).
Part 3 is about holding A Fresh Perspective (standing on God’s Promises and focusing on blessing others).
Part 4 is about The Power of Love (loving God, loving your neighbor, loving yourself)
Part 5 answers the question “Why do we not help?” (the excuses we make and the fears we create)
87 Bible verses were used representing 9 different Translations for clarity, easy to understand passages and relatable terminology. I interviewed 6 Christian leaders and mentors who add their personal testimonies to this piece.
Author Interview with Sunshine
If you could invite one person to dinner, who would it be and what would you cook?
Sunshine: Just because I love watching his TV shows and I have such tremendous respect for him… can I invite Chef Gordon Ramsay to come over for dinner… and let him cook for me??
Does writing energize or exhaust you?
Sunshine: Writing truly energizes me!
Writing is my passion and even though there is a career side to being an Author-Entrepreneur, I never want to view what I do as work.
When I first became published years ago, I told myself that if just one person reads one of my books and is blessed by it, then all the hard work in writing, researching, and publishing was worth it!
Success to me is creating content that inspires and relates to people and encourages them in their faith.
How did writing this book grow you spiritually?
Sunshine: I loved researching scripture to use for my book, Be The Sunshine!
87 Bible verses representing 9 different translations (NLT, MSG, NIV, NKJ, AMP, ESV, CSB, NRSV, and GW) were used for clarity, easy-to-understand passages, and relatable terminology.
I was also inspired by my Literary Contributors: Ileana Reyes, Steven Stein, Ashalee Bingham, Tim Stromer, Marcia Baker, and Jeff Hosfeld. They are all so amazing as they each shared their testimony and personal stories to add to my pages.
Share something your readers wouldn’t know about you.
Sunshine: I am a Brand Ambassador to Fashion Boutiques like Elevated Faith Apparel and Amor Clothing Company. I also represent Beauty and Cosmetics like Truly Beauty Skincare and Timeless Organics Skincare. I am paid by Health and Food Companies as I promote their products like BHU Foods and Bare Life.
You can view the 26 Companies I represent on my website: http://www.sunshinerodgers.com/brand-ambassador.html
Sunshine: I am going to chose a quote from my book Be The Sunshine.
“I’m trying to be more conscientious towards myself! I need to slow down and celebrate the small milestones in my life instead of hurrying up to complete the next goal on my to-do list. I need to speak up when I am feeling stressed. I need to be calm and patient and kind to myself.”
― Sunshine Rodgers, Be The Sunshine
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To celebrate her tour, Sunshine is giving away the grand prize of a $40 Visa card!!
Be sure to comment on the blog stops for nine extra entries into the giveaway! Click the link below to enter.