THE PECULIAR IDOL OF PERSONAL OPINION

With the rise of the Internet and social media, we have seen the growth of a number of negative trends and factors in society, one of which is the glorification of personal opinion. This article makes the cogent point that our opinions about things have become new idols for us. Here is a takeaway for me: “It’s possible that never in the history of the world have human beings felt more entitled to their own feelings and opinions…. Social media has filled in the gap between fool and expert, and it is filling the world with foolishness disguised as expertise.” From Your Mom has a Blog…….

Brothers and sisters, Christians who blog (or just in social media ) should not be hunting for the “unrighteous” or “correcting” a “deluded and misinformed” fellow Child of God!  More on this at From Darkness Into the Light………………….

Bible / Blogs / Stephen Altrogge / Don’t Be An Internet Arsonist Share Tweet Save Stephen Altrogge RSS Contributors Pastor, Sovereign Grace Church of Indiana, PA It’s so easy to hit “send” or “post” or “tweet” or “publish.” One click. One tap of the screen. One “yes” to Siri. I don’t even have to think about it. I bang out […]

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