Smartphone Conversation One: Very Good, Cursed, and Redeemed

This is an excerpt from last weeks “Culture Translator,” to read the full article and get the answer to weather technology is good, bad, or neutral click on the link below.

“Dr. Sherry Turkle, author and founding director of the MIT Initiative on Technology and Self, once said, “Computers are not good or bad; they are powerful.” Turkle’s statement is just as provocative in a day when most teenagers use their smartphones as their primary computers. We agreed with this statement for over a year (whoops!), but then one day we stopped and started to rethink it. Does the Bible actually say that the world God made, including the technology created from it, is not “good or bad” and that it is neutral?”

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