Faith

Mirror Imaging

by Tereciah on August 14, 2014

Mirror Imaging   “Image courtesy of chokphoto/ FreeDigitalPhotos.net”.   “It hurts!” “Can I just rest for a minute? 30 seconds?” “Tereciah, why are you doing this to yourself?” I asked myself time and time again as the trainer pushed me harder than I wanted them to. I was not a happy camper.  I decided to more »

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Preparation, Process and Promise

by Tereciah on July 31, 2014

Preparation, Process, Promise I don’t know about you, but sometimes I wish God would hurry up and do what I’ve prayed for Him to do! Did you just gasp? Well, don’t. I have seriously thought that on many of occasions! See, God and I have these conversations where I ask Him all these questions and more »

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Releasing the Doubt and Worry

by Tereciah on July 10, 2014

  Releasing the Doubt and Worry For God has not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind. 2 Timothy 1:7   For the last couple of weeks I had been working on a project that I have in all honesty, procrastinated about completing. Why?  Because I more »

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Count Your Blessings

by Tereciah on June 22, 2014

“Image courtesy of Ambro/ FreeDigitalPhotos.net”. “Count your blessings, name them one by one. Count your blessings, see what God has done!”  Those are the words to an old hymnal I read as I did my morning devotional.  It took me back to being young again, hearing the adults at my parent’s church singing. I found more »

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5 Simple Things to Get Moving After a Setback

by Tereciah on April 3, 2014

5 Simple Things to Get Moving After a Setback How many times have you thrown your hands up in the air when you’ve tried something and it didn’t work?  Or maybe you’ve tried giving sage advice to others and they “just wouldn’t listen”?  How about trying to help someone that seems to not want it? more »

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A Lesson in Impatience

by Tereciah on March 19, 2014

A Lesson in Impatience Some people say that they don’t know how to hear from God, or be able to determine if He’s speaking to them. Well, my problem isn’t hearing from Him.  My issue was He sometimes took too long to answer! I recently had a project I was working on and I was more »

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A Streak of Boldness!

by Tereciah on 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 »

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Sarah’s Promise

by Tereciah on 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 »

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7 Simple Steps to Spending Time With God

by Tereciah on September 17, 2013

  7 Simple Steps to Spending Time With God by Tereciah V. Smithen-Quintana When was the last time you just sat in a quiet place and let your mind drift…on God?  When was the last time you disconnected anything that connected you to the outside world and spent time reading God’s word and meditating on more »

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I Want…I Want…I Want…

by Tereciah on September 5, 2013

    I Want…I Want…I Want… by Tereciah V. Smithen-Quintana   I want to lose 20 pounds.  I want to impact lives.  I want my hair to grow.  I want to… I want to… I want to… I noticed that I had developed a tendency to say “I want to…” a lot when it dealt more »

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