In the era in which we live, fake news abounds. Christians, too, can be infected by this, and we should be permanently on our guard. Begin with the assumption the ‘news’ you are receiving is highly likely to be either fake or part-fake. This technical article has other suggestions to enable source-checking, albeit it comes from a secular source: https://www.poynter.org/fact-checking/2023/how-to-spot-fake-news-israel-hamas-war/
Matthew 24:24 reminds us in a generic way that Believers, too, might be misled. Be in prayer, therefore.
Should Christians routinely use ‘social media’? Think it through ……..
We have looked at this subject before, but ‘social media’ only magnifies the problem: