Social Media - Power at Arm’s Length
Main Point: Your mobile phone is the most powerful device you own.
What’s one idea from the message that stood out to you? Why do you think it grabbed you?
What are some of the powerful or dangerous things that you own? How do you handle them?
How do you feel about “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words can never hurt me?”
What do you use social media for?
Read: Proverbs 18:1-9, 21
Share a time that words were used to encourage you and/or a time that words tore you down.
Is there someone whose words you always love to listen to, such as an author, a teacher, or an internet personality? Are their words a positive influence in your life?
Have you ever noticed a difference in your attitude or how you handle situations when you have surrounded yourself with positive words as opposed to toxic words?
Do you live in such a way that reflects the truth that words have the power of life and death? Why or why not?
How will you use social media (or your words) in a positive way this week?
Prayer: Pray for wisdom in how you use your words.