Encouraging other with the message of hope through Christ.


Biblical principles and life skills to experience God best.


Overcoming crises through building faith, understanding, and practical coping skills.


Melanie is an award-winning Christian Recording artist with several #1 radio singles. She is an Inspirational Country Music Awards Living Legend and a member of the International Country Music Hall of Fame.

Her musical style was influence by great female Gospel artist like Dottie Rambo, Vestal Goodman and Betty Jean Robinson as well as country artist Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, Dottie West and Patty Lovelace.

Melanie says this about her music. “It doesn’t exactly fit into a genre. Most call it Country Gospel. Some call it Christian Country and others Southern Gospel. I sing songs I love with a message I love. I trust God through his spirit to use what he has placed in me to  minister to those he allows me the privilege to sing to..”

She has recorded 4 projects which can be purchased by going to CD Baby

Song of the Heart

Only His Love Will Remain

I Wonder

The Old Time Way


Melanie is available for concerts alone or with a band.

Connect through our contact page to discuss your needs.

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You can also order CD's directly from us!


About Melanie

Melanie is a multi-award-winning Christian Recording Artist, Television Host, Author, and Life Coach. Whatever the role her heart is to encourage and equip others to overcome obstacles and experience all God has for them.

In addition to several number one radio singles, she is an Inspirational Country Music Awards Living Legend and a member of the International Country Gospel Music Hall of Fame.

She can be seen weekly singing, teaching, and interviewing guest on, Come on In with Melanie Walker aired on the TCT Christian Television Network. Her devotional, A Good Life can be purchased at tct.com.

Beyond her singing and teaching ministry, she has worked in mental health and personal development for over 3 decades.

As a therapist Melanie has helps those in need of emotional healing. As a life coach she supports others in embracing their dreams and creating purpose filled lives.

Birthed from the desire to equip women to live their lives around what God has placed in their hearts to do Melanie developed the Living with Purpose On Purpose retreat, scheduled for April 28 and 29, 2003 at the beautiful Montgomery Bell State Park Lodge in Burns TN. Space is limited so don’t wait.

Melanie is available to bring the Living With Purpose On Purpose retreat to your church or organization.

To discuss this further reach out to  us through our contact page

Living With Purpose on Purpose
Women's Retreat

How to live your life around the things that matter most.

We are each created with unique personalities and talents to honor God and serve others. Living With Purpose On Purpose was developed to equip women to experience all God wants to do in them and through them.

The retreat is held in a quiet environment and includes both teaching and self-discovery exercises.

Key Note Speaker

Melanie Walker – MSW is a Mental Health Professional, Life Coach, Speaker, Television Host, Author and a multi award-winning Christian Recording Artist. Whatever the role, her purpose is to encourage and equip others to experience God’s best for their lives. 

Melanie will:

Discuss the importance of living with purpose.

Lead participants in self-discovery excercises identifying what God has placed in them.

Explore how to live purposely..

Special Guests Include

Terri Allen Atwood – Terri Atwood is a licensed professional counselor who has been practicing for 20+ years. She is a marriage and relationship specialist, writer, speaker and teacher.

She traveled with Beth Moore, Kay Arthur, and Priscilla Shirer as a therapist on the Lifeway event team and has been a guest on many podcasts as well as on Bridges and Bloom in the dark T.V. shows.

Bold Brave and Beautiful is her event team that helps women get past trauma and sadness. The hurt in her life has become her ministry to help others regain peace, joy, hope, and contentment in a shattered world.

Terri will speak on temperament.

 Tammy Vice –  

Tammy has become a strong parent advocate since her daughter was diagnosed with autism at age 3. Morgan is now 29 years Her family’s company, Know the Hope is dedicated to helping communities see ability, and helping parents see possibility. They offer advocacy and education through the Arts.

Taking advantage of her success as a songwriter Tammy has co-hosted the “Songwriters for Autism Awareness” Benefit at Nina Martin’s Sunset Corkroom, as a part of the Frank Brown International Songwriters Festival, from 2013 to present. She is the producer/host of the Annual “Breaking the Chains” Autism Benefit, held at the Bluebird Café.

Tammy was a Country Music Hall of Fame’s 2009 Nominee for the Mary Catherine Strobel Award. She was awarded Borderless Arts TN 2015 Artist of the Year for her work with individuals with disabilities.

Tammy will share how her daughter’s diagnosis with autism impacts her walking out her purpose. 

Event Registration is $200

Includes conference fee, work-book and Friday evening meal.

Don’t wait! Space is limited.

Join us at the beautiful
Montgomery Bell State Park Lodge

The Montgomery Bell State Park Lodge is a quiet and serene environment with a balcony and lake view from every room, conducive to rest and renewal.

Call 888-867-2757 to secure lodging

Friday, April 28, 2023

11:00 am Registration
11:30 am Introductions
Why Live With Purpose?
Our Uniqueness/ Temperament with Terri Atwood
12:30 pm Lunch on your own
1:15 pm Personal Discovery/ What Has God
Placed In You?
3:15 pm Break/Check In
4:00 pm Clarity and Focus
5:30 pm Break
6:30 pm Dinner Together
7:30 pm Worship/ Know The Hope

Saturday, April 29, 2023

Breakfast on your own
8:30 am Roadblocks/Rerouting
10:00 am Break
10:15 am Moments Of Choice
11:15 pm Check Out/Lunch On Your Own
12:15 pm Wrapping Up

“ For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.”

Ephesians 2:10


Melanie builds up on her ministry experience and as a Mental Health Professional and Life
Coach to equip others to experience God’s best through teaching Biblically sound, evidence-
based principles and life skills.

Living With Purpose on Purpose Retreat

Learn how to purposefully walk out those things that
God has placed in your heart. Attend one of Melanie’s retreats or invite her to present this
material for you church or organization.

As A Man Thinketh So He Is

Discover how what we say to ourselves impacts our quality of liife
and ability to be successful.

Understanding Who We are in Christ. It Changes Everything

Consider how we are uniquely
created, the extent of God’s love for us, and what He wants to do in us and through us.

Unexpected Detours

Unexpected crises can turn our lives upside down and leave us feeling hopeless. Melanie discusses healing and hope in the midst of the chaos.

Light in The Darkness

How Christians can shine the light of Christ in everyday life.

Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase. Martin Luther King, Jr.


Melanie was drawn to Life Coaching because she saw how effective the process is in helping others achieve those things that matter most to them. She says, “I love seeing folks accomplish the things that connect to the deepest part of them. It is amazing to watch this process unfold, and I love getting to be a part of it!”

For more information on coaching or if you would like to speak with Melanie about how
coaching can help contact us or go to melaniewalkercoaching.com

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