Ashley Saulnier serves as a member of the Publishing team, contributing to the Planting Roots bible studies, Monday Minutes, and Friday personal stories. She is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY. She previously served for seven years in the Army, including two tours to Afghanistan and a tour living in Europe for two years. Throughout her tenure, Ashley was an active member of Cadence Ministry, as a contributor and teacher for youth ages 5 to 18. She also served as a teacher at Protestant Youth of the Chapel while serving in Ramstein, Germany.

Ashley is a musician and has served as a piano player, singer, and sound editor for her worship team. She previously served on different worship teams, including while in Afghanistan. Her other interests include triathlons, hiking, reading, sewing, cooking, writing, and outreach.

Ashley began writing at a young age in her journals to the Lord. The writing continued to stay with her until 2020 where she started her blog that can be found at As a hobby, she also makes and sells headbands inspired by keeping our ‘Heads Up’ to Jesus. She is currently working on her first book and she is also a member of the COMPEL writing team at Proverbs 31 Ministries.

But Ashley’s favorite things of all include loving Jesus, being a stay at home mom to her son and one on the way, and Army wife to her husband. She can be contacted at