PUTTING ON YOUR PEACEMAKER TOOLBELT.
Throughout our Peacemakers for the Cause of Christ blog/podcast series we offer you a number of short exercises and/or resources that will aid you in bringing this blog/podcast theme to life. Enjoy!
Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you. Philippians 4: 9 (NIV)
Tool #10: Reclaiming Conversation: An Interview with Sherry Turkle. Blog/Podcast 6.3
In our busy, run-by-the-seat-of-your-pants society, the fine art of conversation is dying faster than landline phones. In her book, Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age, media scholar Sherry Turkle investigates how our society’s flight from face-to-face conversation, replacing it with fast-paced digital communication, undermines our relationships, creativity, and productivity.
Click on this link to take a look at this insightful YouTube interview where Turkle addresses both the problem and gives us the good news: Conversation cures.