The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Now hear this

Geoff Ball had been waiting 30 years for a technological breakthrough on an implantable, comfortable and invisible device that would allow him to hear sounds in the quality that a hearing person does.

But when the world's top researchers couldn't invent a practical "bionic ear," this hearing-impaired member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Los Altos, Calif. — with no scientific education — created one.

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