15 Dec THE TECH-WISE FAMILY BY ANDY CROUCH, CHAPTER 6
Posted at 14:52h in Blog
“Boredom is actually a crucial warning sign – as important in its own way as physical pain. It’s a sign that our capacity for wonder and delight, contemplation and attention, real play and fruitful work has been dangerously depleted.”
In chapter 6 of The Tech-Wise Family, Andy Crouch asks us to consider why boredom appears to be a new and modern phenomenon. Or as stated in the quote above, a new and modern warning. What is it about living in our day and age, with unfettered access to everything, that has left us rather unimpressed by anything?
If boredom can grow… what’s feeding it?
We encourage you to take some time this week to read Chapter 6 of The Tech-Wise Family. What can we as parents do to help our children grow in their delight and enjoyment of God’s wondrous world?