Premier Youthwork Investigates… New social media

We’ve all seen a heap of theological treaties on familiar social media: what would Jesus tweet? Do our Facebook profiles reflect the real us? How airbrushed are our Instagram selfies? But what about some of the newer, more unknown social media platforms? How are we, as youth workers, meant to respond to apps like Periscope and Snapchat. How can we protect our young people from their potential danger?

ORIGINSBy 2011 Facebook already had over 500 million users and Twitter was at the epicentre of key events such as the Arab Spring uprisings in the Middle...

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