Computer Technology And Its Effects On Our Lives Essay

1402 WordsOct 8, 20166 Pages
Introduction Computer technology has flooded our lives and households daily. From cell phones, instant/text messages, emails, to hybrid cars, and security systems that provide alerts and live video feed of our residences, which can be sent directly to our mobile devices or computer. Our society has become more and more dependent with the amenities of the every changing and improving world of computer technology. While there certainly many conveniences of technology, including saving time, making tasks easier, and potentially saving money. It is also concerning that we may be over-reliant and put an excessive amount of trust in computer technology, therefore allowing it to take command over our decisions and our lives, essentially becoming our god if we are not careful. Like with most things that can have the potential to take control over our thoughts and actions in an obsessive manner, we must learn to limit and set healthy boundaries with computer technology and the myriad of different distracting devices. When I first started this course, my biblical world view included trusting in God alone, and not relying on my own understanding in life matters. He has always been faithful and just to light my path. “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take” (Proverbs 3:5 & 6, New Living Translation). Our human purpose, the main purpose we were created was to have and
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