Inspirational, Seth Adam Smith

My Dad Drove Me Back to Life

“So often we’re tempted to think that that we have little to offer the world — that our love is inadequate. But I believe that our ability to love others is the greatest tool that we have to change lives for the better.” This article of mine has been previously posted on FamilyShare.com. I like to drive. In fact, I like to drive…

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Seth Adam Smith

I'm Happier When I Love Myself Less

Throughout my life, I’ve sampled a number of junk-food philosophies—popular ideas that may look and taste great at first, but later make me feel sick and unsatisfied. And of all the junk-food philosophies I’ve tried, there is one stands supreme: “Love yourself—a lot!” it screams. “If you love yourself a lot then you’ll be happy.” Please don’t misunderstand, while it’s obviously important to respect…

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Marriage and Family, Marriage Isn't For You, Seth Adam Smith

Want to be Independent? Love Someone.

You can become independent by loving someone? Sounds completely ridiculous, doesn’t it? Well, it’s absolutely true. But sadly, modern culture has embraced the insidious lie of self-sufficiency. The truth is that if you want to have stability, strength, and success in your life, then you need to form loving, committed relationships. There’s just no getting around that need. Pure and honest…

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Inspirational, Seth Adam Smith

Text Messages from God

Not long ago, I was going through some really difficult things. In anger and frustration, I called out to God and made a few demands (sprinkled with some rather choice words). I wanted to know why. What happened next is best described as a series of text messages from God. I didn’t hear a voice or see a light, but…

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