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The Immediacy of Modern Life, or How I Forgot to Think About Things

September 16, 2018


As I browse my email each morning I realize I am tied to the immediate here and now. The newest, and breaking, discoveries for better arteries, better sex, a longer, stress-free life all ding on me every morning, and every hour of the day and night. Services remind me to immediately check my credit status […]

The Internet Church

April 12, 2018


You knew it was coming, right? The Internet covers the whole of life. So why not “The Internet Church?” Outreach Magazine (the online version of course) recently featured the Internet Church, with the thoughtful question: “Is the Internet Church Really the Church?” I hadn’t really thought much about it. If early Christians worshiped in homes […]

Overloaded Circuits

September 14, 2017


My concern today is with the avalanche of media that rolls over us every day, from television to blogs to tweets to outrageous advertisements on the Internet, social media, cell phones, and you get the message. Unless you are a troll or hermit and have chosen to separate yourself entirely from the world as we […]