Parents, Children, Smartphones (Turkle)

 Smartphones have helped us communicate and keep in touch better than ever before.  There is upside to this.  I can text my wife and tell her I'll grab a pizza for supper.  She can respond and remind me to get milk.  The list goes on.  There are also downsides to smartphones and keeping in touch.… Continue reading Parents, Children, Smartphones (Turkle)

The Church and Sexual Intimacy

 While studying the 7th commandment, I read Paul Tripp's Teens and Sex: How Should We Teach Them? (Phillipsburg: P&R, 2000).  This is one of those great little booklets in the Resources for Changing Lives series (excellent pamphlets to put in your church library or to buy, read, and let others borrow).  In this one on Christian sexuality, Tripp points… Continue reading The Church and Sexual Intimacy