I’m over at That Reformed Blog talking about how difficult it is to re-learn community once you’ve learned self-sufficiency. Often, we don’t even know we’re missing out on community until we find it once again. Here’s a peek at what I’ve written…
In 2001, my college communications professor angered the class by assigning a research paper and then forbidding the use of the internet as a research tool.
She told us we had to find our information…at the library.
Even though many of us were juniors in college and had lived on campus for three years, I heard hushed whispers filled with anxiety.
Where is the library? I’ve never even been inside?
No one uses the library! This is what Wikipedia is for, right?
If I use the library, I can’t wait until the night before to start my assignment!
And this was 14 years ago.
You can read the rest here.