H/T: Scot from Churchlandia (a blog you should subscribe to!)
A bookstore chain called Family Christian has taken a crappy Android tablet, slapped a new logo on it, and rebranded it as the Edifi—the world’s first Christian tablet! And what makes it a Christian tablet? That would be 27 translations of the Bible, Christian internet radio, and safe search (no porn allowed). For $149, you can get the holiest slate on the market (save for the Good Book). But really, this is just a seven inch piece of junk… READ MORE HERE.
Things like this remind me why I increasingly have moved away from identifying with the Christian subculture. Frankly, it is cheesy and makes us look like we lack creativity. The Christian bubble should not define Christian community… the subversive reign of God among grassroots communities of Jesus-followers should. I wrote about this in an article titled: I’m Quitting Facebook to Join Faithbook Because My WWJD Bracelet Told Me TO
I certainly don’t want to be a jerk and I’m confident that many people who are part of the “bubble” are wonderful people… it just gives off the wrong perception.