Is anything on social media real anymore? Instagram filters did not start this battle of comparison but it has only made it worse. This battle has been around for centuries but social media has made comparison more prevalent. The lines between reality and filtered are becoming less visible. We must remember that what we see is not always what is real. Be authentic. Be you. Be real.
What does God say?
In the same way, let your light shine before people, so that they can see your good deeds and give honor to your Father in Heaven.
How Social Media Is a Toxic Mirror
"Earlier this year, psychologists found robust cross-cultural evidence linking social media use to body image concerns, dieting, body surveillance, a drive for thinness and self-objectification in adolescents
Psychological Stress and Social Media Use
"It is possible that technology users — especially those who use social media — are more aware of stressful events in the lives of their friends and family. This increased awareness of stressful events in other people’s lives may contribute to the stress people have in their own lives. This study explores the digital-age realities of a phenomenon that is well documented: Knowledge of undesirable events in other’s lives carries a cost — the cost of caring."
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