The Meaning Behind the Ministry...
Included on this page are some photos of ministry events, some of family and friends, all are of people and places that make everything we do worthwhile. Outside of the significance found in working our hearts out for God, these people make it all matter...

Michelle and her doesn't get much better.
Michelle and husband, Shawn...a rare snapshot alone together.
Our family...our greatest gift and blessing.

As keynote speaker at a Women's Ministry event with the event coordinator
Michelle before another speaking engagement...cranked up & ready to go!
Over the road & across the country movin' it all to Arizona.

It took many friends to help make the move work!
The Rooney boys in the moving truck
Daphne...the Rooney family princess!

Rocky...the newest addition to our family.
Our family in Sedona - we climbed a MOUNTAIN...okay, a small one!
Michelle's husband, Shawn, in the Phoenix home office where liveLOVE Ministries operated from for a short time

The boys in front of the glass sculpture & fountain, "Dancing Water," in the lobby on our trip.
The boys relaxing...
The boys at the beach...I LOVE this picture!!

Mom and the boys enjoying some beach time...
Our family together...

At a children's outreach getting to minister with my boys!
Speaking at a Women's Ministry Brunch in Dixon, IL, May 2009
Teaching a message from the heart...and God's Word.

Mother's Day 2009
Preaching in Chicago 2009...women's ministry event
More speaking in Chicago...

Getting to hear testimonies from attendees of how God has worked in their lives...such a blessing!
Teaching in Aurora, IL at their Fall Women's Retreat, 2010.
With her boys serving at "Christmas Hope" event at their church in Rockford, IL, December 2010.

Michelle and her family at their home on Thanksgiving, 2011.
Michelle's not-so-little boys...growing by the hour! November, 2011.
On Michelle's birthday with her biggest blessings, November 2011. :)

In Chicago for a fun Christmas event, 2011.
Michelle training Connect Group Leaders at Life Church, Roscoe, IL, 2013
Training leaders, 2013, Life Church

With friends and volunteers at the "Beautiful" Women's Retreat, Lake Geneva, WI, 2013
Michelle with her husband, Shawn, night!
Throw back to 1996...look at those babies! :) Michelle and Shawn...married only about 2 years here.

Jack & Colin, Michelle's sons, wading in the Caribbean Sea, Riviera Maya, Mexico...2013
Michelle with her boys, Riviera Maya, Mexico, 2013
At an event in Green Lake, WI, 2012

Teaching at a Life Church event, 2014
More teaching...Life Church, 2014
2014, Chicago...United Center, pre-game for the Chicago Bulls!

2013 Bulls game with the boys...
These two are getting big! And gearing up to lead worship at mom's speaking events! They're incredible...
Family selfie @ Disney World, 2013

Hammin' at a Disney event in Orlando, 2013
Throwing back to August 6, of the best decisions ever made. <3
Throwing waaaay back...a little Michelle in grade school, about 10-11 years old. Big dreams going on there! :) Make your own website