Canned Chat – Part 2

RobDevotions

What’s good about “canned chat?”

 

  • It’s safe
  • It’s short
  • It gets boring after a while

 

What’s bad about “canned chat?”

 

  • It’s safe
  • It’s short
  • It gets boring after a while

 

These things are all well and good when they protect a child from internet predators and encourage the kids to move on to something else shortly. With so much garbage on the internet—who can argue with this?

 

It’s bad when “mature” Christ followers start communicating with one another in “canned” and “trite” phrases and call it community. Nothing canned is very original. And nothing canned stirs much passion in anyone.

 

I like real community—warts and all.

 

What about you?

 

Are you a canned Christian?