Dr. David M. Smuin is the senior pastor of Experience & NCCChurch.  He is also President of Faith Counseling and Training. Rev. Smuin holds a Ph.D. In Clinical Pastoral Counseling, M.A. in Clinical Christian Counseling and a BA in Theology. Rev. Smuin has a heart to see others mentored and released into the ministry. He is a gifted teacher, speaker, and counselor. Dr. Dave has served as a pastor, counselor, short-term missionary and instructor. Pastor Smuin was first licensed to preach in 1991 and then Ordained as a Pastor in 1994. He is an N.C.C.A. Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor, Ordained Minister of Counseling, Ordained Pastor and Board Certified Clinical Supervisor. He holds board certifications in Group Therapy, Cognitive Therapy, Integrated Marriage and Family Therapy, Certified Temperament Therapist, Death and Grief therapy. Pastor Dave's wife, Angie, also shares his passion for the Lord, counseling and helping others find their place in ministry. 

The Journey

The other day me and a brother in Christ was talking about taking vacation from work. About all that we were going to do and see, then he said the best part of vacation is coming home. I told him that we were on  a road trip right in this world that we live in, but one day we will come to ...
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All Things and All the Church

Paul commended the believers in Corinth in ways that he did for no others. He said that in everything they were enriched in Jesus; in all speech and knowledge. He even described them as "not lacking in any gift." But immediately he communicates a grave concern: "Each one of you is saying, "I am of P...
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Pastor Dave Smuin
I am so glad to see this post, Dr. Bennot. Like so many others, I have been in numerous "denominations." In my case, I have come ... Read More
Monday, 18 March 2013 02:16
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A Better Valentine's Day

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It is interesting to watch the marketing culture change from season to season. Last year the Valentine’s Day push came right after Christmas. However, last year, and to my unpleasant surprise, I found rows of Valentine’s gifts and decorations lining the shelves two weeks prior to Christmas. This pre...
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Thank you Mike.
Thursday, 07 February 2013 17:18
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I love the idea of reaching out on these special days to someone needier than myself. I heard of someone who was alone on a speci... Read More
Tuesday, 05 February 2013 21:21
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Thank Lorella, My hope was to inspire many to do out of the ordinary things which share the love so freely given to us. ... Read More
Friday, 08 February 2013 14:13
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Compassion Over Compromise

While I was sitting here at my desk. I was reflecting over the past year and with a heavy heart for the lost world I ask God why? This was lead on my heart to write. In this every growing world why do more Christians compromise with the sin driven world? Instead of have compassion on them and the lo...
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Lazarus and His Grave Clothes

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Recently I was reading the Book of John and I came across the all familiar story of Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead. I have read this passage many times in the past, but this time the Holy Spirit prompted me to take a deeper look at the meaning behind the story.   John 11:41-44  So the...
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Thank you, Bonnie, for sharing this insightful look at how we can, and should be, the hands and feet the Lord has called and purpo... Read More
Thursday, 31 January 2013 03:01
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