Genesis 2:7-9;3:1-7; Psalms 51:3-6,12-13,17; Romans 5:12-19; Matthew 4:1-11
If you are the type who is tempted by every new gadget that comes down the pike, here’s one you may not be familiar with. It’s called the “Urban Cultivator,” and is described as a miniature greenhouse on steroids. The unit, which resembles a wine refrigerator, fits under your kitchen counter and comes fully loaded with special plant lights, a timed watering system and a fan that maintains precise temperature and humidity control. The way it works is you place a tray of seeds in the front door, dial in the pre-programmed controls and then sit back and wait for the veggies and herbs to magically appear. According to the literature, it takes mere weeks from planting to table. Sounds tempting, doesn’t it? The only drawback may be the price. At nearly three grand, that adds up to a lot of salads before you’ll harvest your investment.
While we are on the subject of kitchen appliances, here’s another surprising one that is no doubt an…