Category: technology

Read this before you “iPreside”

Hey, church geeks. If you’ve got a new iPad or similar tech gizmo, have you considered using it in church? Think carefully. I’ve preached once using my iPad instead of a conventional paper text....

Is the iPad bad for democracy?

Last weekend, President Obama trash-talked the iPad and other tech toys in his commencement address at Hampton University. Here’s what he said: You’re coming of age in a 24/7 media environment that bombards us...

Raise a cup for Leslie Buck

It’s easy to take things for granted. Take, for example, the quintessential coffee cup. It wasn’t always the quintessential coffee cup. Someone had to design it, and that someone was Leslie Buck. Mr. Buck...

A coffee consumption trinity

I love coffee, but only the old fashioned way: freshly ground beans, strongly brewed, and nothing added. Apparently I haven’t been keeping up with coffee trends. The Daily Mail introduces us to the “car-puccino”:...

I am now Rector of St. Google

Effective immediately, I am changing the name of the parish I serve. What was once Christ Church is now St. Google’s Church. Why? Is this because I wish to pray to Google? No. I...