Why I Love Facebook

Because the other day, one of my status updates generated responses from — and conversations between — friends in Minnesota, Indiana, Wisconsin, North Carolina, New York, Tennessee and Colorado, who I know through at least 15 different points of connection: family, friends, my kids’ friends, the parents of my kids’ friends, past and present colleagues, previous stops in ministry, and our current church.

To a connector like me, it feels like this:


And also like this:


Which is why I still give Facebook one of these:



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