Being People of Truth in a World of Fake News
Use common sense, desire discernment, and cultivate accountability.
things. Here are some things we all can do: Never share what you cannot verify. The Internet is a double-edged sword. Fake stuff is not hard to find. But
Reaching the Next Generation
This is a generation starving for community.
This is a generation starving for community. It's a fatherless generation, one often connected more on the internet with virtual community than enjoying real community.
5 Books to Read During an Internet Sabbatical
Considering a break from the web? Let Esther Emery pick the right readings to keep you company.
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When ‘Mass Effect Andromeda’ Bombed, I Had to Rethink Humility
Watching a beloved video game franchise crash and burn challenged my gut reaction to disappointment.
Then, shortly before release, news of the game's glitches started hitting the internet. Maybe everyone was complaining about nothing. People love to complain on the internet, after all.
Is Orality Really Effective in Sharing the Gospel?
o·ral·i·ty: the quality of being spoken or verbally communicated
ages. Some examples of the tools of the age are transportation, radio, television, the internet, cell phones, and other kinds of recording technology. However
Two-Thirds of Americans Admit They Are Sinners
Most agree with Romans 3:23, but disagree on what to do about it.
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The Gospel of Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook and others have started to imitate, but can’t replace, church community.
In a nation where “joiners” are leaving the typical social spaces, they're continuing to log into Facebook (8 in 10 Internet users in the US have an account) and, thanks to fellow meaning
Can We Evangelize Late Modern Culture?
We cannot assume a shared foundation.
We have to be careful about assumptions. Also, people in flux want to be heard. We are shaped by a constant conversation, or information flow—the Internet and social media.
Untangling the Voices
John 10:3 (NIV). We are bombarded by a steady stream of advice—over social media, the internet, television, radio, and from friends or even strangers.
What We Mean When We Say 'Orthodox Christianity'
James K.A. Smith wants to focus on the creeds, not sexuality. But there's more to it than that.
closing down conversation in the church. Predictably, this argument set off some discussion on the internet. Notable entries include Alastair Roberts's
'To the Bone' Is Big on Anorexia and Lean on Healing
The new Netflix film seems more aspirational than instructional.
of art-imitating-life-imitating-art, movies about anorexia have long been embraced as thinspo—“thin inspiration” or “thinspiration”—in the language of the pro-anorexic (“pro-ana”) Internet
Why My Grief Belongs on the Internet
Public lament is more than just another hot take or social media rant.
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Literacy, Orality, and the Web (Part Two)
What oral communication can accomplish in Bible translation projects that print communication alone cannot
But it is more likely also providing additional ways to utilize their oral learning and communication skills. There are few regions the Internet has not penetrated.
'A Ghost Story' Is a Haunting Ode to the Privilege of Witness
David Lowery's superb supernatural drama offers a God's-eye perspective on the intimate and the infinite.
In the digital age, this impulse manifests itself in petabytes upon petabytes of internet text, photos, and videos, all secreted away within hard drives or invisibly navigating the Wi-Fi