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Connecting but Not Communicating


“It’s good to hear your voice, Kathleen,” my friend said. “I’m so glad you took the time to call me.” That simple statement made me realize that too often I use fingertip technology, and not meaningful conversation, to stay in touch with family and friends. Facebook, e-mails, and texting allow me to post photos or send short blasts of information to people I care about but don’t see very often. We may be staying connected, but I’m not sure we’re really communicating.

This experience made me wonder how well I’m staying in touch with God. Busy with chores and responsibilities, ...

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