Twitter Dynamos, Offering Word of God’s Love

Despite these advances, many religious leaders say spiritual humility can be lost in efforts to “build a platform,” leaving some to wonder if there are dangers in relying too much on public conversation for matters of the soul.

“Social media’s like a brick — you can use it to build an orphanage or throw it through somebody’s car window,” said Jon Acuff, the author of “Stuff Christians Like” and a regular speaker.