Posts tagged social media
Jesus Won't 'Like' Your Instagram Photo - What You're Really Doing When You Hashtag Your Bible Study

Christianity Isn’t  'Insta Pretty.'

Picture this: A group of young women meet up for a Bible study. Upon arrival, each of them orders their caffeinated beverage of choice (in a mug, of course) as they scope out the coffee shop for the best table (near natural lighting, naturally).

Once their Bibles, journaling Bibles and coffee mugs have been appropriately styled, they spend a few moments capturing the scene (on their iPhones, of course). They each craft a witty but religious caption, edit their photo with a few swipes of their fingers, and include a few trendy hashtags to their post about community.

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11 Tips for Using Social Media Effectively

In the last several years, social media has become a buzzword not only in society, but also in the business world. Social Media platforms are, of course, primarily for individuals, but that hasn’t stopped organizations and companies from jumping on the bandwagon. Sometimes companies think that the act of having a social media account is enough and will attract their target market. This mentality, however, can become the breeding ground for poor and unengaging content.

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2017: Why We Need More Discipline, Less Scrolling

The year 2017 is here and like many of you, I’m making my list of New Year’s Goals. One of those goals being to spend LESS time on social media. But HOW ON EARTH am I supposed to stay connected to people?! How am I supposed to stay up to date on the latest trends?! How am I supposed to market my business?! Everything in moderation, right? Simply, (or not-so-simply in my case) it comes down to more discipline, which is something I’ve been lacking in my life lately.

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