Social Media vs. Reality


This last decade of history will probably be marked as the time that social media came into its own and humanity full adopted it. There is no doubted its influence in business, personal relationships, and even our spiritual lives.

For some people, they dove all-in with the network to take their personal and/or professional life while others have avoided creating any social media accounts because they do not understand it or have some preconceived notion hat it is bad for any number of reasons.

But what does social media have that reality does not?

Here is a great video of how children see social media in their less technical world. There is some truth about what they are saying that we need to keep in mind as we live and use social media in our daily lives.

How do keep a reality check on your social media use?


Jeremy Smith

Jeremy Smith is a Christian first, husband and father next, and then a blogger at, writer, and social media realist. He is currently working at Youth for Christ/USA as the Social Media Specialist and attending Denver Seminary for his Master's of Counseling in Mental Health. His bachelor’s degree is in Computer Engineering and Master's in Family Ministry. For those that are looking to create a successful Social Media and Blogging Strategy for their church, ministry, or blog, he would love help you make the most of your work through the Social Media and Blogging Consultation.

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