Dr. S. Kenneth Smith received his doctorate in Pastoral Community Counseling from Argosy University in Sarasota, Florida. Presently, he lives on St, Simons Island, Georgia and teaches English. In his writings, Dr. Smith focuses on spirituality rather than on religion. His books contain a combination of Christian philosophy and Spiritualism in a manner which allows his writings to be read by those within religious groups as well as those who consider themselves spiritual but do not have any religious affiliations. The purpose of his writings is to facilitate the growth of each person's spirituality.