Perritt wants to help teenagers understand how God enters in and transforms our relationship to social media.
Social Media: Four Considerations From a Youth Pastor to Parents
Instead of simply confronting them on all the negative influences… let them tell you how they’re experiencing life online.
Our journey this year, albeit small, has been to use social media in two ways: to be a light in a dark place and to be a visible presence.
“With appropriate accountability, older teens may benefit from more freedom with their phones while still under the protective cover of our home.”
We help our kids develop a Christ-influenced filter so that they can learn to use their devices and the internet wisely.
Let’s formulate ways to help our parents shape their teenagers into the kinds of people who use technology in a God-glorifying, healthy, and productive way.
God himself took on flesh to be physically present with us, offering his life in exchange for our screen-addicted hearts.