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Ruth J. Smith, President
Pilgrim Institute



MRS. RUTH J. SMITH is co-founder and President of the Pilgrim Institute, author and master teacher. Her most recent publications are a series of elementary history student texts and teacher guides, entitled The Mighty Works of God. The first four volumes are Self Government, Liberty and Justice for All, Divine Providence and Self Government with Union. She is also co-author of the manual Restoring America's Heritage of Pastoral Leadership and author of the section on "Teaching America's Christian History in the Elementary School", published in A Guide to American Christian Education for the Home and School by Mr. James B. Rose. Other publications include two elementary history guides, combined efforts with Lynn Meier and Jeanette Whittaker. Mrs. Smith assists American Christians through seminars, Rudiments of America's Christian History and Government courses, Advanced Institutes, Conferences, and consultation for American Christian schools. Her example and faithful teaching efforts have benefited individuals, families, and schools nationwide. She has over 50 years of teaching and administrative experience in American Christian education, spanning the elementary, secondary, college, and adult levels. A mother of three grown daughters, she enjoyed the opportunity to assist in the education of eight grandchildren.


Materials Available
A Biblical View of Government
The Providential Approach of History
Why America's Christian History and Government
The Character and Destiny of Free Government
Constitution Day Bundle
The Pilgrims and Their Pastor
Restoring America's Biblical Foundations DVD's
Restoring America's Biblical Foundations Study Kit
Every Teacher is a Teacher of History
This Nation Under God
American Voluntarism
Why America's Chr. History and Gov't
Teaching Biblical Ideas and Reasoning
"For Such a Time as This"
Presenting Leading Ideas in Daily Lessons
The Providential View of History
The American Christian Home
The Mighty Works of God: Self Government
Leadership in the Home, Church and Nation
Restoring America's Heritage of Pastoral Leadership
Teaching Christopher Columbus and the Discovery of the New World
Teaching Christopher Columbus in the Primary Grades
Teacher's Guide Divine Providence
The Mighty Works of God: Divine Providence
 Teacher's Guide Liberty and Justice for All
 The Mighty Works of God: Liberty and Justice for All
 Teacher's Guide Self Government
The Mighty Works of God: Self Government with Union
Teacher's Guide Self Government with Union
America's Future Decided at Home: The American Christian Home (eBook)
Perpetuating the Legacy of Liberty