All Posts byMelissa Norris

About the Author

Melissa K. Norris inspires people's faith and pioneer roots with her books, podcast, and blog. Melissa lives with her husband and two children in their own little house in the big woods in the foothills of the North Cascade Mountains. When she's not wrangling chickens and cattle, you can find her stuffing Mason jars with homegrown food and playing with flour and sugar in the kitchen.

Feb 13

Do You Confess Your Sins?

By Melissa Norris | Faith Journey

Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective. James 5:16 We had a missionary preach out our church this Sunday and when he read this verse, I felt Jesus reach down and give me a […]

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Feb 07

Is God the Boss of Your Marriage?

By Melissa Norris | Faith Journey

How many times have you gotten in an argument with your spouse? Come on, be honest. Probably more often than you’d like. My husband and I got in an argument the other night. He looked at me and said, “Quit trying to change me.” To read the whole article, hop on over to Carla Williams […]

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Feb 06

How God Speaks Using Dreams-Part 3

By Melissa Norris | Faith Journey

Have you ever had a nightmare? The kind where you know you are dreaming and yearn to wake up. And when you do wake up, your pulse pounds, sweat streaks your body, and you gasp for breath. We’ve talked about dreams of warning and dreams of direction, but today we’re going to talk about dreams […]

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Feb 01

Repurpose Clipboards for Gorgeous Functional Wall Art

By Melissa Norris | How to articles , Pioneering Today

Ever wished you had a place to go for free that offered practical, affordable, and awesome ideas? It’s called Pinterest and I’m one of its newest fans. Everything from books, crafts, organization, recipes, decorating, you name it! If you already know Pinterest, let’s hang there, here’s my address I really needed to organize my desk. […]

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Jan 11

Simplifying Your Life

By Melissa Norris | Pioneering Today

  One thing our pioneer forefathers and mothers didn’t have to worry about was downsizing their possessions or finding organizers for all their stuff. This time of year, a lot of focus is on new starts and getting organized, with the thought it will make your life simpler and better. Most pioneer families only had […]

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