When I was young, I dreamed of having a phone that was just for me. I loved seeing Elvis’s in his pink Cadillac at Graceland and thought phones in all cars would never be a thing.
Speaking of Elvis, he was very generous and gave over $100,000 to charities each Christmastime. Be like Elvis and be generous. Definitely a way to show the world you are the church as generosity is especially welcome this time of the year.
Here’s what the newspaper said about the future of phones way back in 1953…
Well, obviously smart phones of today do all that and then some. FaceTiming, google translate, no rotatory dial. Basically everything the futuristic cartoon The Jetsons has going on is now a reality: hover boards, self driving cars, helping robots, and seeing who you talk to.
It got me thinking: Are you really seeing who you talk to? Take time this season having fun sharing the phone facts above, but take time to really see and hear those you meet and greet.
That is a practical way to…
“My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry.” James 1.19 NIV
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