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 […]


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 […]


Is Your How Crippling You?

by Tereciah on 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 […]


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 […]


What is Vision

by Tereciah on August 5, 2013

What Is Vision and Why You Should Have It Vision.  It’s something people say a lot.  But really, what is vision?  For many of you, you may have a feeling that God has placed a big goal He wants you to accomplish on your heart.  You may know deep within your being that you are […]


Stuck Between Obedience and Fear

by Tereciah on June 24, 2013

Stuck Between Obedience and Fear So you’ve got this crazy dream that is so big that it intimidates you, and you find yourself wondering “how in the world am I ever going to do this?!”  It’s not that you don’t think you can do it; it’s more like how will you do it? How will […]


All In One Month

by Tereciah on May 27, 2013

I hope you are enjoying your memorial weekend whether you are traveling or staying in. This holiday weekend I attended the funeral of a family member that left me feeling drained.  In the month it took since we found out about their death to the burial; my body, emotions and spiritual being has gone through […]


Give Me Understanding

by Tereciah on May 7, 2013

DEVOTIONAL: Give Me Understanding   “Give me understanding, and I will keep your laws and obey it with all my heart.”  Psalm 119:34 Understanding, why do I need it?  Law; what does it mean?  Heart; whose? Can you imagine yourself speaking to God in an intimate conversation speaking the words of Psalms 119:34 above? Can […]


6 Key Ways to Know if You’re in a Transition

by Tereciah on June 22, 2012

Change is never comfortable.  Sometimes it can be downright painful!  But it’s part of life, and at times the will of God. Change can manifest in different areas of our lives and when it comes, we are not sure how or the best way to respond.  Relationships, such as marriage or divorce; Emotions, such as […]



by Tereciah on June 14, 2012

When you look at the definition for the word Transition, it is defined as movement, passage, or change from one position, state, stage, concept, etc., to another; change. We all go through a transition in life and they can come in different phases and forms.   A spiritual transition can come when God is ready to […]