Author Archives | Tricia Smith

About Tricia Smith

Mother’s Day Tribute

May 12, 2013

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Today all across our nation, we will officially celebrate Mother’s Day, giving tribute to the mothers who gave us birth, raised us, adopted us, mentored, nurtured, taught, trained, and prayed for us.  Some of us didn’t receive that from our mothers, but if we’re alive, a mother at least gave birth to us and that […]

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Step Parenting

May 7, 2013

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In my experience as an educator, counselor, and life coach, by far the most challenging area of parenting is step-parenting.  For that reason, I have created a separate category on this website especially for those who are facing the unique challenges and, yes, opportunities that step-parenting affords. Integrating two unique family styles, various personalities and […]

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The Untold Story

April 30, 2013

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“It has been said that history is the biography of communities; in another, and profounder, sense, it is the autobiography of Him ‘who worketh all things after the counsel of His own will’ (Ephesians 1:11), and who is graciously timing all events in the interests of His Christ, and of the Kingdom of God on […]

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Heal our Land

April 28, 2013

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“Father, I come before You, trusting in Your promise given to Your people in 2 Chronicles 7:14, confessing my sins and the sins of my fathers before me.  We have sinned against you in our generations.  We have forsaken Your ways.  We have turned away from the good way You gave our forefathers in America.  […]

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Open Invitation

April 23, 2013

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OPEN INVITATION This initial blog post is foundational to all those which follow.  It’s actually an Open Invitation to all readers to join me in this most crucial act of humbling ourselves before God, confessing our sins for generations past of faithless parenting. A while back I did a study on the promise of God […]

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Meet Tricia Smith

April 23, 2013

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From my Journal entry, dated, April 5, 2013: “This is one of those times when I awake hungry for God, yearning for Him, longing for deep things, to be filled to the depths of my being with Him – with His Word, His Truth, His Presence – HIM . . . and nothing else will […]

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Welcome to American Christian Parenting

April 23, 2013

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American Christian Parenting is more than parenting with a purpose.  It is more than parenting with intention.  It is more than strategic parenting. More that parenting tips and resources . . .  It is all of those things, and so much more! Re-stated, American Christian Parenting is the act of parenting which is of or […]

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