Episode #19 – Andrew Carter is a fitness coach and Christian influencer. He has a large following on Instagram and TikTok, sharing the Gospel of Jesus. Join us on a wide range of topics from surrendering to God’s calling to discipline to Kingdom work.
Eventually, this connection grew into a merger when the two realized they could bring adoption preparation and support to the next level.
Maria Armstrong was living in a dark place, away from God, when a friend invited her to church. Now, Maria is inviting people to meet Jesus through her platform as a social media influencer.
And when I see all those beautiful pictures on Instagram, I admit I have felt a twinge of tree jealousy.
I don’t know about you, but I don’t want to know how much time I spend every day on social media. My mom tells me all the time that I need to limit myself, and I gotta say… she’s right.
How can we converse with God and the people around us if our eyes are on our phones and devices? The answer is we can’t! Someone is getting ignored.
I lay awake at night wondering if I’m doing the right thing or completely messing them up forever. The words of the Bible-study mom ring in my ears, “You can’t keep them in a bubble forever!”
I realized that I was being consumed by social media and what I was seeing to an unhealthy level. What I was seeing on social media was consuming my every thought.
But a sense of pride developed in my privacy. The turtle shell became safe because it protected me from the world’s rejection. I didn’t need to worry about the number of likes because there wasn’t a photo there at all.