The New Easter Greeting? “He is Risen! Find Us On Facebook”


In the gold ‘ol days, we used to say, “He is risen. He is risen, indeed!” Now . . . [Read more...]

Living in the Brave New World of Social Media: Posting a Death on Facebook

The pervasiveness of social media forces us to ask new questions about how we live together in healthy, just ways. Sometimes the social media questions have to do with global questions of free speech and oppression. Sometimes, however, they have to do with how we live rightly as friends, families, colleagues, and neighbors. A recent [Read More...]

The Interweaving of Digital Life with Embodied Life – Politics on Facebook


Once upon a time, it was possible to speak of digital life as something distinct from real life. But that time is no longer, for most of us, at least. Digital life has utterly permeated physical life for multiple millions of people who, because of digital social media and mobile technology, are never disconnected from [Read More...]

Is Facebook on the Way to Becoming the Next MySpace?

My dog enjoyed the TIME article

Remember MySpace? It was all the rage just a few years ago. In 2006 it became the most visited website in the U.S.  You just had to have a MySpace, especially if you were under 25. But then something happened. Facebook happened. It skyrocketed to the top of the social media ladder, while MySpace plummeted, [Read More...]