In today’s ever more digitally connected world, religious groups including Bible League International are of the belief that social media can be a valuable and effective method of reaching out to their followers all over the world.
As a representative of Bible League International, an organization that provides Bible access and scripture engagement worldwide, explains, “God’s word can and should be spread any way. If reaching it means reaching more people digitally, then that’s what should be done.”
The advent of the Internet and, more recently, social media have resulted in a marked change in personal habits. The first and last thing most people do every day– 80% of people between the age of 18 and 44, to be exact—is check their phones. When they want to know an answer to a question, they use Google to find the answer. Scrolling through Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter feeds has become a regular fixture of leisurely activity. Read more