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Before you post…

Christians are called to flavor every environment that we enter.  This includes the social media world.  A great clarifying question to ask before you post anything on social media is simply this:  “Does this post make me feel better or does it create better?”.  When we post to make ourselves feel better, we join the world in exalting self.  When we post to create better, we join with Christ in ushering in a new creation.

Rush to Judgement

This will be my third visit to you. “Every matter must be established by the testimony of two or three witnesses.”  2 Corinthians 13:1 You must not convict anyone of a crime on the testimony of only one witness. The facts of the case must be established by the testimony of two or three witnesses.  Deuteronomy 19:15   Another police shooting has occurred.  Within minutes of the shooting, social media is filled with shouts of support for the person shot…

Before You Post on Social Media…

I rarely find facebook to be conducive for loving Christian dialogue on controversial subjects. For those who choose to post (and in this matter I believe Christians should live and let live) here are a few things to consider: 1. Have I been drinking? If so, it is best not to post. 2. Is it true and have I verified that it is so? If not, it is best not to post.  I have deleted many “friends” who insisted on…

Social Media Savvy

I do not feel called to use Facebook as a place to discuss controversial subjects.  For me personally,  I rarely find Facebook to be conducive for loving Christian dialogue on controversial subjects. You may notice as you read these pastoral blogs that there is nowhere to comment on my post below.  If you want to visit about any of this, I’d be happy to visit with you–just not on an impersonal public comment section. For those who choose to post on…