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Lose Your Illusion

J.R. Saul suggests, “A civilization unable to differentiate between illusion & reality is usually believed to be at the tail end of its existence.”  A civilization is the sum of its parts; the parts in this case being human beings … Continue reading

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The Sermonator: Re-thinking how we communicate in the 21st century

I sat recently in a chapel service and consciously made the decision to become an observer of human behavior as time ticked by in the 40 minute inspirational devotion being shared that morning.  10 minutes in, students were giving it … Continue reading

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The Medium is the Message: Rage against the Machine

I was asked the other day if after all my reading on technology and its applications if I’m for or against the appropriation of technology in advancing a cause.  My answer: Depends on what you are advancing and what you … Continue reading

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The Internet: cultivator of bad character?

Narcissism, delusions of grandeur, viciousness, impulsivity, infantile behaviour, and addiction are all on the rise according to psychiatrist, Elias Aboujaoude, MD, in his latest book, Virtually You: The Dangerous powers of the E-personality.  Before you roll your eyes and write … Continue reading

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