About Jane Simmons Th.D.

Rev. Dr. Jane Simmons is a powerful speaker, author, minister and educator with a passionate heart-centered approach to personal transformation and multi-generational ministry. Dr. Simmons’ strong background in curriculum writing for adults and youth, her unique spiritual wisdom and her expertise in strategies to develop heart coherence are an integral part of The Q Effect, LLC. READ MORE...

June 2015

I Have Come Here To Be Compassionate

How much longer do I have to wait? I posed the question to my husband, but really it was just my way of letting out some of the exasperation I felt. I had been waiting for 45 minutes so far for a medical appointment and it didn’t look like they were going to call me [...]

May 2015

The Force Awakens

Confession time. I am a "Star Wars" nerd. Dyed in the wool. Not the prequels, mind you. They didn’t do much for me. But the original three – that is a different story. I loved the archetypal energy of that trilogy, illustrating the heroic journey of overcoming. Luke vs. Darth Vader; Leia, Han Solo and [...]

April 2015

I Have Come Here To Be Present

Being fully present to life, experiencing the aliveness of now, means to be so in love with this moment that there is nowhere else you would rather be. That doesn’t necessarily mean that whatever is happening is wonderful or joyful. Brother Lawrence, 17th century Carmelite monk best known for his devotion and ability to bring [...]