“The principles missionaries have always been taught actually just work better online,” says Gideon Burton, a professor at Brigham Young University who has advised the church on its Internet missionary work.
“It’s going to be a lot more efficient.” For Mormons, this about-face on social media was a radical change, as startling as if the church had dropped its ban on beer.
I want to leave the real world where it belongs and just step into a great fantasy! Username: Dora Age: 26 From Clifton, New Jersey Looking around for an NSA Date Tonight I am looking around for a strictly NSA encounter.
Well I’m a laid back type of chick i keep it real all the time i aint got to lie about anything im not on games and bullshit.
Along with their in-person preaching, missionaries can now use social networks to check in on potential converts, or woo new ones with status updates about the Heavenly Father.I have two wonderful kids and proud of it thats bout it if u wanna kno more hit ya gurl... I am just looking to have a little no-strings attached fun and we will take it from there. Just as it did nearly 200 years ago, when the church pioneered mass-market distribution of its Bibles by printing a half-million texts, and a century ago, when it released a feature film on the Book of Mormon, now it is pinning its hopes on the marketing muscle of a technology with even broader reach: the web.In an age of Internet-enabled instant gratification, the church is betting the demand for instant salvation can’t be far behind.