Melissa Simpson

September 15, 2017

I am His Joy!

I recently had the opportunity to go to Bethel Church in Redding, California as a personal retreat to get alone with Jesus. As a homeschooling mother […]
September 12, 2017

Kick the Dust Up

Luke 10:11 has become a favorite of mine. Jesus literally tells his disciples to shake the dust off their feet if they go to a place […]
September 8, 2017

Dig Your Roots

I am unashamedly a fan of country music. It is where my Texas roots peek through and I can say y’all with the best of them […]
September 6, 2017

Love is Calling

Ezekiel. Just finished reading this book for the year. Not my favorite. Lots of math, directions and crazy symbolism. But I believe “All Scripture is inspired […]
August 31, 2017

All for God’s Glory

This week I was drawn to a unpopular verse. John 12:43 says, “For they loved the praise of men more than the praise of God.” (NKJV) […]
August 27, 2017


Hello and welcome to my freshly launched ministry page. I am still working with my tech guy to finish ironing out all the pages and behind […]
October 27, 2017


Philippians is one of my favorite books of the Bible. So many of the absolute basic truths that I repeat to myself constantly are found in […]
October 24, 2017

Morning is Coming

Then your salvation will come like the dawn,     and your wounds will quickly heal. Your godliness will lead you forward,     and the glory of the Lord […]
October 20, 2017


I am blessed with some amazing friends. Friends that drop everything and reschedule their busy lives to be there in a crisis. We used to live […]
October 17, 2017

Road Blocks

17 different journal entries in 3 days. This is obviously not my norm. I had not journaled in at least a full week, probably closer to […]
October 13, 2017

Around the Sun

Today marks my last day as a 33 year old. Another trip around the sun is complete. Another chapter closed and yet a new adventure is […]
October 12, 2017

It Is Finished

The three most powerful words in the Bible, “It is finished.” The last words Jesus spoke on the cross as He, the divine Son of God, […]
September 29, 2017

Psalms 27-My personal Storm

Not all storms in life look the same. My storm probably doesn’t resemble your storm, but God works through these all for His glory. I am […]
September 26, 2017

All Things New

Life is so very hard. Bad things happen faster then we can recover from the last round. I do not know one single person that hasn’t […]
September 22, 2017

What I Know

Seasons of life can be more then tough. They can try and smother you with worry, insecurity and strife. We are called, as Christ followers, to […]
September 19, 2017

Love Letters

Words of affirmation is my love language. I love words, I think they hold so much meaning. I love to re-read notes from my husband and […]