About Your Host

Your IGTBTD host, Clark H Smith

For over two decades I have spent countless hours (and consumed countless bagels) sitting with small groups of men encouraging them in their faith and as husbands and fathers.  Pope John Paul II said, “All humanity passes by way of the family.”  I’m confident these dads are going to keep humanity healthy.
Along life’s winding way I have shape-shifted in forms of a writer, a pastor, a business manager, a teacher, an immature etymologist, and a smeller of sourdough.  Life is about what happens next – the future is the next now. I am a sparklingly happy married man.   My bride is the mother of four boys (and one daughter-in-love) for whom she sets the standard of what a wife should be