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Equip to Grow: How’d He Do That?
A new book, Seven Arrows, presents a simple way to read, understand and apply Scripture. While you should buy the book, this blog post gives a brief synopsis of the seven arrows and how they help.
Good move from Google. I’m thankful they seem to be more concerned about the harm from Internet pornography.
For so many of us, we think of being online as a given to life. But while 80% of the world could afford the Internet, according to this study, only 37.9% used it last year and only 40% have ever been online.
Much of this details why I, though not quite a digital native, prefer to read an actual book over an ebook. I particular resonate with enjoying a book because I remember blocks of text and information by its location on the page. Reading on a screen removes that and makes it harder to retain what I read.
Go ahead and try not to tear up at this man, who lost his sight over a decade ago, catching his first glimpse of his wife with his new bionic eye.