-- Primary Speech: A Psychology of Prayer by Ann & Barry Ulanov
"Prayer is exposure. Prayer changes us. It leads somewhere specific and is not just an aimless wandering with no discernible purpose in mind. Its purpose is exposure to everything that is in us and the willingness to receive the inevitable changes that come as a result."
Check out this story at Time Mag online. I am certainly interested in both the positive and negative consequences of such a shift in church worship and ministry. When I was in Fresno, teens would often text me while I was teaching... offering questions they did not want to ask out loud, offering contributive thoughts, etc. I loved it. However, I can also see a hyper-consumerist side to all of this too. What do you think?