Category Archives: Social Media

The Original Sin of Social Media

Chances are, you’ve never heard of Pfeiffer syndrome.  It’s a rare genetic disorder that’s characterized by the premature fusion of certain bones in the skull.  This fusion prevents further growth of the skull and affects the shape of the head … Continue reading

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Hit the “Flee” Button

Matthew 5:29-30 (NLT) 29 So if your eye—even your good eye causes you to lust, gouge it out and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one part of your body than for your whole body to be … Continue reading

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Pokemon Go: Have We Finally Amused Ourselves to Death?

In 1985, a social critic named Neal Postman, in the introduction to his book Amusing Ourselves to Death, compared two famous dystopian visions: 1984 by George Orwell and Brave New World by Aldous Huxley.  He noted that though many people … Continue reading

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Creating a Culture of Communal Prayer (Part 4)

In Part 1 of this blog series, we talked about the importance of prayer as a means of developing your relationship with God.  I briefly discussed my private prayer life.  I also talked about the importance of not only praying … Continue reading

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The Unsung Peacemakers of Baltimore

Even though we are a few weeks removed from the events that happened in Baltimore, I want to bring us back to those events just for the sake of trying to get a fuller picture of the events that took … Continue reading

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Building Genuine Relationships

With all the social media today, we can connect with more people, in an easier manner than ever before.  The problem is that many of our relationships with people can easily lack the depth that genuine relationships normally have. Making … Continue reading

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APPing Your Way Into the New Year

As you find yourselves making your New Year’s resolutions this new year, consider using some apps you can get on your cell to help you keep those new resolutions. We live in a technological age now so instead of fighting … Continue reading

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