Michelle was blessed to be born and raised a Louisiana girl. She has always had a love and passion for children which led her to pursue and obtain a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education. She is certified in grades preschool through eighth grade. She taught school in the public school system for ten years in Louisiana.
She has been married to Doug, her best friend since 1993. They have one son Ben whom they have homeschooled for the last ten years. These two men are the delight and joy of her life. Ministry is a family event for the Lawrence's. Doug and Ben serve along with Michelle making it a family effort to serve the Lord. Michelle loves the Lord, family, travel, shopping and LSU.
Michelle joined the staff at Trinity Baptist Church in September 2013 as the Director of Junior High Student Ministries. She has served in youth ministry, women's ministry, preschool, and children's ministry over the last 20 years. She absolutely loves middle school students. It is Michelle's desire for middle school students come to know the Lord, know His word, to serve others and to reach others with the gospel of Jesus Christ. Her desire is to change the world one middle school student at a time.