Technology, the Internet, and Multitasking: The Problem


The ubiquitous use of the Internet in law school classrooms has become something of a byword. If you want to know when a law student is in class, check and see what time she last updated her Facebook profile or notice when he is most often on Gmail chat. Yep, that would be when they have class. Continue reading “Technology, the Internet, and Multitasking: The Problem”


Gleanings in the Modern World


God tells the Israelites in the Mosaic Law:

When you reap the harvest of your land, you shall not reap your field right up to its edge, neither shall you gather the gleanings after your harvest. And you shall not strip your vineyard bare, neither shall you gather the fallen grapes of your vineyard. You shall leave them for the poor and for the sojourner: I am the Lord your God. (Lev. 19:9–10; sim. in 23:22)

What characteristics of gleanings can we seek to replicate in our society, which is no longer primarily agrarian and rural? Continue reading “Gleanings in the Modern World”

The Heart of Suffering

BY SARAH CHO I asked my youth pastor last week, “Has your perspective on God’s love changed since your son’s birth?” His son, little David, is approaching his second birthday next month. He is just about the most precious little boy ever. He is quick to smile, and likes to learn how to do “big people stuff” such as vacuuming or speaking into a microphone. … Continue reading The Heart of Suffering