Close Ad

Will Smith Gets Spiritual on Instagram, Shares Powerful Message About Faith and Overcoming Fear
Will Smith rarely talks about his spirituality
Spiritual Health

Will Smith Gets Spiritual on Instagram, Shares Powerful Message About Faith and Overcoming Fear

Will Smith’s charm and down-to-earth character has helped him gain more than 15 million followers on Instagram just four months after joining the social platform.

And ever since his first post, he’s been inspiring people around the world with messages of hope, love, resilience and positivity. The actor showed his spiritual side in a recent post, sharing a powerful message about faith and overcoming fear while recalling a skydiving experience in Dubai.


"You realize that the point of maximum danger is the point of minimum fear," wrote Smith in his #ThrowbackThursday post, where he shared the life-changing moment he experienced while skydiving. While free-falling from 14,000 feet in the air, despite the sheer terror before the jump, he found “the most blissful” experience in life.

God placed the best things in life on the other side of fear.

Smith spoke about his skydiving experience before, relaying the fear and second-guessing he felt the entire night before the epic experience – a fear that disappeared while flying through the air. “There’s no reason to be scared. It only ruins your day. The best things in life are on the other side of terror.”

While Smith does not often speak of his faith, in a 2015 interview with the Christian Post, he mentioned that his faith helped him accurately depict forensic pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu, a devout Christian, in Concussion.

The movie was about forensic pathologist Omalu’s journey after discovering the destructive effects traumatic brain injuries have on the lives of football players, which led to a massive backlash by the NFL. Smith revealed that his faith was instilled by his grandmother: “My grandmother was really my connection to God. She was my spiritual teacher.”

Hot Stories

Pamela Anderson Opens Up About Her 9 Disastrous Weddings
Why Pamela Anderson Can't Stop Getting Married

Pamela Anderson has it all: beauty, fame and success. So why can’t the most famous blonde find her fairytale ending? Why is Pamela so unlucky in love and what dark secrets lie behind her seemingly glamorous life?

Keep ReadingShow less
Life Stories
A married couple and two men hugging while a woman cries.

Left: Chris and Kristen pose on wedding day | Right: Steve Harvey embraces couple on show

Steve Harvey Show

In an incredible tale of fate and serendipity, Chris and Kristen's love story proves that sometimes, the most unexpected beginnings lead to the most beautiful endings. Their journey from strangers to lifelong partners is a testament to the power of destiny, online dating, and the magic of human connection.

Keep ReadingShow less
Love Stories
Woman holding a sign next to a little boy and a little boy in a hospital.

Teacher Gifts Lifesaving Surprise to Her Preschool Student

Karen Thorpe Toczek / Facebook | Karen Thorpe Toczek / Facebook

In a heartwarming moment, 5-year-old Ezra from Alden, New York, was surprised at home by his former preschool teacher, Carissa Fisher. Fisher, accompanied by her mother, arrived with a colorful poster and a stuffed teddy bear to deliver life-changing news. The emotional scene, captured on video, revealed Fisher's plan to donate part of her liver to Ezra.

Keep ReadingShow less
Uplifting News