Internet-connected robots that can stream audio and video are increasingly helping housebound sick children and elderly people keep in touch with teachers, family and friends, combating the scourge of isolation and loneliness.
Zoe Johnson, 16, hasn’t been to school since she was 12.
She went to the doctor in 2014 “with a bit of a sore throat”, and “somehow that became A&E [accident and emergency],” says her mother, Rachel Johnson.
The doctors diagnosed myalgic encephalomyelitis, ME for short, also known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – a debilitating illness affecting the nervous and immune systems.
Zoe missed a lot of school but was able to continue with her studies with the help of an online tutor… more
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Does this article sound wonderful? Here is what we see. This girl is so lonely that the only thing (not person) she can confide to is a robot. This breaks our heart in so many ways. As technology advances more and more people confide to their phones, T.V., computers, robots, siri and any other technology that is here or coming. Who should we be confiding to?
Confide — To confide is to trust someone enough to tell your secrets, worries or thoughts. by yourdictionary.com
Psalm 62:8 ESV Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us. Selah
We pray for this girl and are sad to hear of her condition but where is Jesus? If her hope was in Jesus then this story would have been told differently. The robot would have been a means to complete a task not a companion. This is the part that breaks our hearts. Pray for our children!
Psalm 42:5 Why am I so depressed? Why this turmoil within me? Put your hope in God, for I will still praise Him, my Savior and my God.
Psalm 119:114 You are my shelter and my shield; I put my hope in Your word.
Psalm 119:116 Sustain me as You promised, and I will live; do not let me be ashamed of my hope.
Proverbs 10:28 The hope of the righteous is joy, but the expectation of the wicked comes to nothing.
Proverbs 24:14 realize that wisdom is the same for you. If you find it, you will have a future, and your hope will never fade.