Check out this great article about the recent cell-phone tower installation near the camp’s entrance and Laity’s long reverence for disconnection. We want to hear your thoughts on being able to connect with the outside world while retreating at Laity. Is this progress or loss?

“Why not try an experiment? For the next week, when you’re having a conversation with someone, or sharing a meal, or sitting in a meeting, put your phone on silent (not vibrating, but fully silent!) and put it away. Pay attention to what happens in your own soul.”

Read more about choosing “conversation over connection” at Mark D. Roberts’ blog.