Richie Faville

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This Raspberry Pi Guitar Is Completely Digital

Guitars are arguably the coolest of all the instruments — at least if you ignore the didgeridoo. But, actually playing a guitar well takes a lot more …

Guitar

Mister Rogers’s Deathbed Confession

I went with my family earlier this week to see the new Fred Rogers documentary, <i>Won’t You Be My Neighbor?</i> Overall it was an excellent film, and we …

Evangelical Christianity

Anthony Kennedy’s ‘Sweet Mystery of Life’ and the Self’s Impossible Demands

Anthony Kennedy made it onto the highest court in the land due, it could be argued, to marijuana and a penumbra.<p>When a vacancy on the U.S. Supreme …

Law

Tim Keller’s Witness at the Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast

How can we best commend the gospel to the political and cultural elites in our post-Christian, secular, and progressive liberal contexts? This is a …

Faith

How to Reach Hostile Secular People

Recently The Gospel Coalition asked several evangelical leaders: “What’s the most significant thing you’ve learned in ministry that seminary didn’t …

Faith

Words, Labels, and ‘Sexual Minorities’

You may have heard about the upcoming Revoice Conference coming to Memorial Presbyterian Church (PCA) in St. Louis at the end of July. The goal of …

Streaming Sensor Data (Raspberry Pi) to AWS IoT

In my opinion, the quickest way to monitor the ambience (e.g. weather station) is to deploy a sensor node and have the data streamed to a cloud …

Raspberry Pi

Study: America’s Greatest Gospel Opportunity Lives in Your House

Looking for the best way to support the church in America, one private Christian foundation analyzed nearly every major study of religious …

CrossFit Tolerance Does Not Extend to Fired Exec

<b>The Story:</b> The firing of an executive at CrossFit reveals how bigotry toward orthodox Christians is becoming more open and accepted.<b>The Background:</b> …

These Students Made A Walking TARS Robot From Interstellar

When faced with the decision of what to make for their final bachelor project at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg Sweden, these students opted for an interesting design. They knew they wanted to make a walking robot, but found most designs overly complicated. TARS, the fictional …

A Decent Reclaimed Wood Guitar

Often, we think of guitars as some kind of sacred area where only the finest materials should be used, and by the most skilled luthiers, in order to create the magic that is music. You see videos with rack focus, wood shavings, and sharp light, full of dust motes setting the tone for the serious …

This Table Uses Only One Sheet Of Plywood

Jeffrey Burke suffers, like many of us, from a lack of confidence in his skills. Sure, he’s a professional woodworker , but when it comes to competition, all his skills feel inadequate (he says). Well, let me just speak directly to you Jeffrey, your skills are fine and you nailed it!<p>This is Burke’s …

Supreme Court Provides an Important—But Limited—Win for Religious Liberty

<b>The Story:</b> The Supreme Court handed down Monday an important—though narrow and rather limited—ruling in a significant case involving religious …

Recipe: Berry Pineapple Fruit Salad — Recipes from The Kitchn

My favorite approach to cooking — especially when it comes to potlucks, parties, and picnics — is to start with a dish that's a well-loved, familiar …

The Baptist Apocalypse

Among Trump-supporting religious believers, the long odds he overcame to win the presidency are often interpreted as a providential sign: Only God could have put Donald Trump in the White House, which means he must be there for some high and holy purpose.<p>The trouble with this theory is that it’s …

Intel at last announces Optane memory: DDR4 that never forgets

New memory offers huge capacities and persistence, but fits in a DDR4 slot.<p>Ever since Intel and Micron announced 3D XPoint memory in 2015, the world …

The best gear and services to protect your kids from inappropriate content

During the summer, kids are out of school with a lot more free time on their hands. If your kids are like mine, after a long day of playing outside, they enjoy playing a few games, watching Netflix, and browsing YouTube Kids. They do all these things on an iPad. One of the things you’ll want to …

The Enlightenment Improved the World—But Not without Christianity

Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker is convinced that humanity’s lot has improved—and is set to improve further.His new book, <i>Enlightenment</i> …

6 Questions College Students Must Be Ready to Answer

The research is clear: One of the best ways to prepare students to sustain their faith throughout college is to force them to answer hard questions. …

How To Love Your Wife As Christ Loved the Church

As a Christian husband, you are not left wondering or speculating about what it means to carry out your role in a way that pleases God and blesses …

12 DIY Planter Boxes You Can Make in a Day

If you’re short on space or don’t want to dig up your yard to put in plants, planter boxes are a good option. From simple to elaborate, there are …

The Difference Between Good Leaders and Great Leaders

In my late teens and early 20s, I was an arrogant young punk. I thought I knew everything about the Christian faith and how ministry was supposed to …

The Better Version of Noah’s Ark

The famous (or infamous, depending whom you ask) story of Noah and the flood fills Sunday school classes, kids’ books, and Christian art. The …

How to build a Raspberry Pi weather station

Mark Mayne 17 May, 2018 The mini marvel that is the Raspberry Pi computer has been a barnstorming success since the original was launched back in …

Naturebytes’ weatherproof Pi and camera case

Naturebytes are making their weatherproof Wildlife Cam Case available as a standalone product for the first time, a welcome addition to the Raspberry …

Five Steps to TensorFlow on the Raspberry Pi

If you have about 10 hours to kill, you can use [Edje Electronics’s] instructions to install TensorFlow on a Raspberry Pi 3. In all fairness, the …

9 Ways to Pastor Single Christians Longing for Marriage

Shepherding single Christians who desire marriage and battle discontentment is not always easy, but it is a privilege. And it is a stewardship …

Verizon stealthily launched a startup offering $40-per-month unlimited data, messaging and minutes

Earlier this year, Verizon quietly launched a new startup called Visible, offering unlimited data, minutes, and messaging services for the low, low price of $40.<p>To subscribe for the service, users simply download the Visible app (currently available only on iOS) and register. Right now, …

12 Vegetable Garden Plans & Layout Ideas That Will Inspire You

Are you ready to plant your garden, but are feeling a little unsure of how to lay it out?<p>Well, it seems everyone faces that dilemma each year. The …