It doesn’t take you long to gather that people use Twitter in a variety of ways. Some use it as a marketing tool, as e-mail, as conversation among business teams at conferences, and as a texting channel in small groups. It’s easy to jump into the flow of the conversation and find your voice here. You can use the search box on the right side column to type in key words of topics that interest you. More than likely, you will find a conversation out there that you feel comfortable joining.
Numerous conversations happen 24/7 regarding faith and Christianity. Plugging those key words into the search is fast and easy. By finding these conversations and participating in them, you can learn and be inspired. You can observe how others are keeping it real and living their faith online. Participating in conversations with other believers provides you with solid discipleship training for this mission field.
And really, how can you not be completely awe-struck when you witness eternal truth traveling the speed of 140 characters instantly making a dent the daily darkness of the twitter streams?
Twitter is about delivering high impact in a few words.
”Do not be hasty in word or impulsive in thought to bring up a matter in the presence of God. For God is in heaven and you are on the earth; therefore let your words be few.”
Ecclesiastes 5:2 ~ NASB
This platform will challenge you to be clear and to the point. It will force you to drop the clutter and focus on your mission. Twitter also allows you to post links to other Web sites, videos, and pictures. With a provocative statement and an attached link, you have the opportunity to bring someone into an experience that could change his or her life for eternity.
Always remember there’s heavenly power in a single tweet flowing from a heart drunk with Divine influence.
If you’re on twitter, what do you like best about it? If you aren’t, what’s holding you back?