Abiding Communications


Do you need help telling your story, so you can build or expand your business or ministry? Perhaps you could use content for your website, personalized letters for your customers, or training manuals for employees and volunteers. If so, I would be happy to talk to you about the writing, editing, and training services I offer on a freelance basis. 

Whether you are an artist, minister, non-profit leader, small business owner, speaker, or writer, I encourage you to invest in your development. You will learn so much from attending conferences, networking, and reading. Below are some resources that can help you advance on your journey as a creative professional and leader.

resources for creators

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Freelance Services

Writing and Editing

  • Articles
  • Custom Letters
  • Gift Proposals
  • Reports
  • Resumes
  • Speaker One-Sheets
  • Training Manuals
  • Website Copy



I teach the workshops below to equip and inspire creative professionals and leaders. These workshops typically last 2 to 3 hours and include hands-on activities. I can also prepare custom training manuals and programs to fit the needs of your business or ministry.

Art in Your Heart
Do you sense there is art in your heart? Let’s take some time to draw out what God knit within you. Begin to see the handmade as very good and press past what hinders you from creating works of art.

Called to Write
Writing is more than a hobby; it’s a sacred, lifelong calling. Learn how to recognize your unique calling and move forward, impacting others with your written words.

Gifted and Talented on Purpose
Have you considered what comes naturally to you? Everyone is good at something. You are gifted on purpose, for a purpose. Dig up the hidden talent that lies within you and start using your gifts to accomplish great things.

Speaking for Writers
Would you like to take your writing to a whole new level? You can through speaking. Discover the connection between speaking and writing, how to maximize speaking opportunities near you, and tips for speaking well.

Turning Data into Development Communications
Your home or organization is a storehouse of data. Bits and pieces of information may seem irrelevant on their own, but they can be significant—especially when connected together. Learn how to uncover and utilize the information you have and need to create effective communications to build your business or ministry and achieve your vision.


Art Resources – Coming Soon!

Coloring Pages

    • Grown in Love

What Clients are Saying

“Michelle is a gifted writer! I am continually blessed by her messages. Michelle’s style of writing draws me to the subject. Her words encourage me to move forward in ministry.”

– Carla McDougal, author, speaker, and founder of Reflective Life Ministries

“Michelle’s writing encourages and inspires me. She lives what she writes.”
– Eriko N. Valk, Ph.D., Houston Center for Counseling and Consulting, L.L.C.

“Michelle’s writing is lovely. She always seems to send just the right message at just the right time. We are very blessed to have her as a source of (all kinds of) inspiration!”

– Ann Saye, senior managing editor of Marketing, PR, and Philanthropy at Texas Children’s Hospital

Blog Articles for Creators 

Connecting with Your Audience

Congratulations on securing a speaking engagement! Now it’s time to think about your audience. The following suggestions will help you connect with the individuals who need to hear your message. Get to know your audience prior to the event. Are you speaking to just...

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The Break that Prepares Writers to Write Well

Writers write all the time, right? No, not all the time. Good writers occasionally put down their pens and step away from their computers. We take breaks to eat, sleep, work—and attend writing conferences. Although conferences draw us away from our writing for a...

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Giving Thanks for the Treasure of a Teacher

I recently attended a retirement celebration in honor of one of my favorite teachers from middle school. What this man taught me in a Czech language class affected my path in life in ways I never imagined. Along this journey, I have come to understand who I am and...

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Remembering the Fight for Freedom

Observing special days can remind us of what has happened in the past, as well as guide our efforts now and in the future. On Memorial Day, we remember the men and women who have died while serving in our country’s armed forces. Reflecting on how they bravely fought...

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Mothering by Mentoring

We can all appreciate the maternal affection seen early in little girls who love to dress and cuddle their dolls. Many of these girls long to have a baby of their own someday. Once grown, they can fortunately still satisfy the urge to care for someone special—even if...

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