About Joshua

Joshua D. Peters Smith

Joshua Peters Smith (Joshua P. Smith) is a multifaceted individual who is gifted in many areas as a best-selling author, international speaker, entrepreneur, life and business coach, ministry mentor, corporate trainer, consultant, licensed professional counselor, pastor, and a highly sought-after spiritual advisor. Joshua has been working in the mental health field for over twelve years and is a renowned expert on emotional health and wellness. He is known in many circles for his ability to successfully merge Christ-centered theology with evidence-based theories, practices, and techniques of psychology, teaching people how to transform and renew their minds with the Word of God tethered with practical tools and techniques.

Joshua has been active in ministry for over 20 years (since the age of 12). In June 2016, Joshua became the founding lead pastor and senior apostle of House of Healing Christian Assembly International, an apostolic training center and network of churches headquartered in Gulfport, MS, that equips disciples, and trains & develops leaders for ministry and the marketplace. He has earned degrees in psychology, professional counseling, and divinity and is currently pursuing a doctorate degree in professional counseling. He is the CEO of J. P. Smith Enterprises, LLC, the founder of The Soul Healing Initiative, and founder and lead instructor of the Soul Healing Training Academy, a forum to train business and religious leaders on the principles of emotional health and wellness. Joshua is also a member of the Jamaica Diaspora Taskforce Action Network, serving on the behavioral health taskforce.

Joshua has previously been featured on popular religious networks including The Word Network, Preach the Word Worldwide Network, Radio 1000, The Impact Radio Network and a host of other radio and television programs.

Joshua is also the acclaimed author of “Dream Again: The Journey Toward Destiny”, “Encourage Yourself”, and “The Other Side of Rejection: Healing The Damaged Soul”. Joshua is a formally educated and credentialed life coach, noted for his ability to help thrust individuals out of the ordinary and familiar, and into their destiny, purpose, and potential.