Are You Guilty of Whining and Complaining?

by Tereciah March 1, 2014

Guilty of Whining and Complaining by Tereciah V. Smithen-Quintana Work willingly at whatever you do, as though you were working for the Lord rather than for the people. Remember that the Lord will give you an inheritance as your reward, and that the master you are serving is Christ. The other day I was over more »

A Streak of Boldness!

by Tereciah February 15, 2014

A Streak of Boldness by Tereciah V. Smithen-Quintana We cannot but speak the things which we have seen and heard. Acts 4:20 There you are, pushing forward with the vision God has placed upon your heart.  You have seen Him work and do wonders in your life.  You’ve seen Him deliver you, change you and made more »

Overcoming Opposition to the Vision

by Tereciah January 30, 2014

Overcoming Opposition to the Vision by Tereciah V. Smithen-Quintana When Sanballat heard that we were rebuilding the wall, he became angry and was greatly incensed. He ridiculed the Jews, 2 and in the presence of his associates and the army of Samaria, he said, “What are those feeble Jews doing? Will they restore their wall? Will they offer sacrifices? more »

5 Simple Ways to Having an Unshakable Mindset

by Tereciah January 22, 2014

5 Simple Ways to Having an Unshakable Mindset by Tereciah V. Smithen-Quintana   Distractions are anything that divides your attention or prevents you from concentrating on a task at hand. They can present themselves in the form of a television show to a church, sorority or business meeting, to family responsibilities to health issues. I more »

What’s Holding You Back – Spreecast Chat

by Tereciah January 15, 2014

What’s Holding You Back – Spreecast Chat with Tereciah! Click on picture to view. Check out this LIVE call I did on Spreecast! Real questions; real answers. Listen in as I discuss reasons why many Christian women are not bringing forth their dreams and goals or even the calling God has placed in their hearts. more »

Let It Go, You Can’t Fix It!

by Tereciah January 10, 2014

Let It Go, You Can’t Fix It by Tereciah V. Smithen-Quintana   “Mom, give me a year, and you’ll be able to see some changes in my life. But you’ve got to promise me you won’t give me your opinion, butt in or preach to me.  Let me do it my way.” That’s what my more »

Right Intentions, Wrong Results. Learning how to be specific in spiritual growth.

by Tereciah December 27, 2013

Right Intentions, Wrong Results.  Learning how to be specific in spiritual growth. For the last two years I’ve been exercising at the gym; sometimes four days a week, other times two or three days a week. I was drinking water, cutting back on food the experts said wasn’t good for me, but then, I came more »

Is Your How Crippling You?

by Tereciah December 17, 2013

Is Your How Crippling You? by Tereciah V. Smithen-Quintana Let me ask you a question.  When God spoke to Moses in Exodus and told him to “Raise your staff and stretch out your hand over the sea to divide the water so that the Israelites can go through the sea on dry ground.”  Did Moses ask him more »

Sarah’s Promise

by Tereciah December 4, 2013

Sarah’s Promise Is anything too hard for the Lord?  At the time appointed I will return unto thee, according to the time of life, and Sarah shall have a son” (Genesis 18:14). Recently I had lunch with a friend whom I hadn’t seen in months.  She was telling me how her year had progressed and more »

Loving Like Christ

by Tereciah November 10, 2013

Loving Like Christ Love is patient and kind.  Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude.  It does notdemand its own way. It is not irritable, and it keeps no record of being wronged.  It does not rejoice about injustice but rejoices whenever the truth wins out.  Lovenever gives up, never loses faith, is always hopeful and endures through every circumstance.  1 Corinthians 13: 4-7 NLT Patience?  I’m working on it. Jealous, boastful, more »