Facebook is kind of a big deal. Pastors cannot afford to ignore it.
You know how I know Facebook has taken over the world? My Mom uses it.
Facebook started as a college thing. Then it became popular with high schoolers. But suddenly moms, dads, and grandmothers are all over Facebook. Chances are, most of the people in your church are too.
Social media isn’t just a fad. It’s here to stay.
So, how should a pastor best use Facebook to advance the Church?
I don’t have all the answers, but here are a few things I have learned.
7 Facebook Tips For Pastors
1. Don’t Mistake Facebook Friendships for Real Relationships
Here is a mistake I have been guilty of. I comment on someone’s status, or like a pic and think I am a highly relational pastor engaged in the lives of my people.
This is a trap that many young pastors fall into.