Networking Socially

Is Social Media Bad for You? Or Are You Just Bad with Social Media?

When I wrote Rewired, I argued that there is really nothing new about “social media” except the term itself. Media (truth, information) has been around since the world began, and God made us to be social from the start. It was always his idea that truth and information, especially the good news about God, be spread relationally, from person to person. What …

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Facebook Is Making Online Outreach a LOT Harder: 6 Ways Churches Can Still Use It Well

The gospel did ay before , and will do just fine without it. But plenty of churches and organizations like mine have found to be an incredibly useful tool for getting the word out about Jesus and His people. We’ve devoted time, energy, and even financial resources to gathering a community of fans who read posts, click links, and …

The Growth of Social Media

The Growth of Social Media [Infographic]

Can you effectively lead a church without being on ? It may not be such a dumb question, in my opinion. Can you lead, teach, and shepherd without technology? Sure. But can you infiltrate the culture with the gospel while walking in a circle of avoidance around the culture? To put it another way, can you snub the local favorite …