Seth Adam Smith

November 02, 2017 12:33 PM MDT
In the Church, we often struggle with the idea of perfection. The Savior's command to "be ye therefore perfect" is a tall order. And in the age of Instagram and Pinterest—where everything is cropped and photoshopped to "perfection"—it might seem like perfection is far beyond our grasp.
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October 06, 2017 04:25 PM MDT
What can you do for someone who is depressed? How can you help? What can you say to them? Well, what if I told you that you won't be able to reason someone out of depression?
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August 24, 2017 04:44 PM MDT
In this powerful video created by Seth Adam Smith, LDS artist Liz Lemon Swindle shares how becoming terribly ill while painting Jesus Christ's suffering in Gethsemane deepened her understanding of our Heavenly Father and Savior's love. In addition, she recounts a discussion she had with Elder Neal A. Maxwell, who was then diagnosed with cancer, that changed her understanding of the Atonement.
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August 23, 2017 06:04 PM MDT
Like many of you, I have been disturbed and disheartened by recent headlines. I worry about the future and I wonder if there is anything I can do to make this world a better place. But the world, it seems, is riddled with problems. I often feel overwhelmed just thinking about all the things I maybe could and should do.
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February 02, 2017 10:00 PM MST
For the past decade, several photographs have been circulating online, each one believed to be a photograph of Joseph Smith. Let’s take a look at some of them:
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January 23, 2017 10:00 PM MST
This is the miraculous, true story of my brother David, but it’s also a story about the strength and power of family during difficult times.
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December 09, 2016 10:13 PM MST
The holidays are supposed to be a time of joy, but for many, it can be a time of intense depression. Seth Adam Smith, author of Marriage Isn't for You and the new novel, Rip Van Winkle and the Pumpkin Lantern, shares some of the most helpful LDS resources he's found to help him manage his longtime battle with depression.
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June 16, 2016 09:00 AM MDT
Mom, Dad, Laman’s tied up Nephi... again...
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January 22, 2016 10:17 PM MST
I served a mission for the LDS Church in Vladivostok, Russia. If I were “re-called to serve” this mission, there’s one thing I’d do differently:
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May 16, 2014 04:09 AM MDT
"Marriage isn't for you. You don't marry to make yourself happy, you marry to make someone else happy."
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