Confirmation Day 5:
I Need the Word Of Grace Each Day
Lesson 3: Internet and Social Media
God has provided a useful tool to spread His word throughout the world; Believers need to battle against temptations on the Internet and through social media
Explain how Internet and social media support living faith
Confirmation Exercise Questions
Our tongue is one, it is quite small, / Yet what it does surpasses all: / A little word can be so great / And cause such pain, unrest, and hate. (SHZ 463 v.2)
But now ye also put off all these; anger, wrath, malice, blasphemy, filthy communication out of your mouth. (Colossians 3:8)
Additional Reference Material
Matt.15:11; Col. 3:8; James 5;
ADDITIONAL LESSON POINTS
There are three parts of conversion identified in the Augsburg Confession.
Through the means of repentance narratives in the Bible and real-life experiences, the student will understand that God has established a single means of entering the fellowship of His grace which we call conversion.
Conversion happens in only one way; it is not a process of evolving, but is a particular event which happens in the twinkling of an eye.
VZ:The Internet – Good and Evil, (4-page spread, several writers), June/July 2017, pages 6-9;
Visits and Text Messages, M. Pudas, At the Crossroads of Choosing, pages 143-146
Our Speech in an Electronic Age, A. Pirness, Crossing the Current, pages 84-86