A Sad Commentary on our Engagement Level
Last week Fast Company’s Co.Design ran a piece on the “Offline Glass.” This specially modified glass was designed to combat the effects of smartphone addiction by having a chunk of the base removed… requiring your phone to be placed under it to prevent spillage. Check it out:
First of all, I think this is a pretty cool idea.
Second of all, I hate it.
I watch that and think “I’ve been that guy.”
You probably have been too.
I am convinced that there is one thing that the church does better than any organization on the face of the planet. It isn’t music, dramas, movies, or pizza… it’s authentic, caring relationships.
I sometimes fear my smartphone gets in the way of my ability to develop those relationship… do you?
How do YOU keep your smartphone from becoming a distraction?