Melissa is the mother of three beautiful children and has been married to her husband, David, for nine years. David and Melissa joined Freewater Church in January, 2015 after transitioning from their roles as Associate Pastors in Riverside, CA. Together, they have pioneered a church on The Big Island of Hawaii, served as Youth Pastors, and facilitated a discipleship home for young aspiring leaders.
Melissa has a deep passion to raise up a generation of young people who will know God’s Word and use it to change the world. Her vision for Freewater Kids is to expose them to the supernatural power of The Holy Spirit and instill within them that they are never too young to do big things for God.
Psalm 127:3-5 “Don’t you see that children are God’s best gift? The fruit of the womb his generous legacy? Like a warriors fist full of arrows are the children of a vigorous youth. Oh, how blessed you are parents with your quivers full of children…”.