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In the Beginning Was the Word; Now the Word Is on an App

In the Beginning Was the Word; Now the Word Is on an App | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
With more than 100 million downloads, YouVersion, a free app that offers over 600 Bible translations, has found itself in the company of successful start-ups like Instagram and Dropbox.
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Driving Digital Discipleship | Church Community Matters | Steve Caton

Driving Digital Discipleship | Church Community Matters | Steve Caton | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
A resource for churches who strive to create engaged community.
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The must-see digital ministry resource guide for churches

The must-see digital ministry resource guide for churches | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
He saw first-hand how his church, and many others like it, struggled with putting internet technology to positive use. Their endless struggles with limited volunteer and staff resources, already-busy pastors, finances and sparse ...
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Faithlife Study Bible | Internet Cafe Devotions

Faithlife Study Bible | Internet Cafe Devotions | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
The Faithlife Study Bible allows the student to study, and fellowship via modern technology and engage in prayer requests for each other, therefore creating a modern Acts 2:42 example! How amazing is that?
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Reaching the Unplugged | Church Marketing Sucks

Reaching the Unplugged | Church Marketing Sucks | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
In this digital age it's easy to leave behind the unplugged. But the digitally offline are a significant audience and churches need to find a way to communicate with them.
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church apps | OodlesApps | church social media | large church app

church apps | OodlesApps | church social media | large church app | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
"The Oodles Apps Church App makes giving easier than ever for members of your congregation." http://t.co/OchiwyIg #JesusTweeters #churchapps...
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Matthew McNutt | Mobile devices and ministry

Matthew McNutt | Mobile devices and ministry | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Mobile devices and ministry. 25 Jun. June 25, 2012. It's been on my radar for a while now the importance of mobile technology and communication with teens. Two of the three ways we communicate with adolescents are centered on their cell ...
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Reel Faith: How the Drive-In Movie Theater Helped Create the ... - The Atlantic

Reel Faith: How the Drive-In Movie Theater Helped Create the ... - The Atlantic | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
The AtlanticReel Faith: How the Drive-In Movie Theater Helped Create the ...The AtlanticBut if a church is a kind of technology -- of media, of communication, of community -- then it's fitting that even a megachurch would have a humble startup story.Crystal...
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FrontlineSMS Version 2 Announced « Mobile Ministry Magazine ...

FrontlineSMS Version 2 Announced « Mobile Ministry Magazine ... | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
screenshot of Annoucements panel for FrontlineSMS 2. While at the Biola Digital Ministry Conference, there was a heaping of conversations about mobile apps and mobile ministry strategy. But, the best question came from a ...
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Does Jesus Condone Smartphones in the Church?

Does Jesus Condone Smartphones in the Church? | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Pastor Earl recently passed along to me an analysis of a survey on technology use in churches in America. Little surprised me but one set of numbers stuck out: generally speaking, churches with the least numerical change ...
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Can iJesus save? - Christian Post (blog)

Christian Post (blog)Can iJesus save?Christian Post (blog)One of such is the digital media, a revolutionary tool that has changed traditional ... or Christian discipleship...apart from providing easy and affordable access?
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Top 5 Email Mistakes to Avoid | ChurchTechToday

Top 5 Email Mistakes to Avoid | ChurchTechToday | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Hope these were helpful to you! Lauren Hunter is a freelance writer, church technology consultant (http://lhpr.net) and founder of the blog ChurchTechToday (http://ChurchTechToday.com), Technology for Today's Church.
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Most Everything You Want and Need to Know About Video Production

Mobile Advance exists to see the unreached connected with the good news and church of Jesus Christ through the device that connects them with the world- the mobile phone.
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Bottom-Up Theology in an Age of Networked Intelligence | A Place ...

Bottom-Up Theology in an Age of Networked Intelligence | A Place ... | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
A summary of Newbigin's writing on grand narratives and the Enlightenment may inform a biblical response the massive technology-induced changes we are currently witnessing: “The belief that human reason is the measure ...
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Email, Websites, and Facebook Pages: Major and Marginal Users ...

Email, Websites, and Facebook Pages: Major and Marginal Users ... | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
The following figure from the report reveals that many congregations take a “both/and” approach with electronic technology—one in three churches have both a website and a Facebook page. Figure 4 100. Thumma points out ...
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Huffington Post Writer Craig Kanalley Says Reading The Bible ...

Huffington Post Writer Craig Kanalley Says Reading The Bible ... | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
And I told myself I'd read the whole Bible for 100 days. Easy enough with technology — I could track 1 percent of the Bible read per day through iBooks on my iPad. I decided to tell the world and update my progress each day ...
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Tools in Youth Ministry

Tools in Youth Ministry | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
5 Mobile Tools you must have for Youth Ministry: http://t.co/Oly4ZgnT...
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15 Steps To Add a Digital Outreach To Your Church - Randall Mains | Pathmaker Marketing

15 Steps To Add a Digital Outreach To Your Church - Randall Mains | Pathmaker Marketing | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Suggestion to help you create a Digital Ministry: Launch Prayer Walls - An excellent way to facilitate outreach to...
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Stacey Brackett's curator insight, June 8, 2015 11:44 PM

If you are needing to better communicate with your youth and their parents, this article will point you in the right direction.  Today it is important that churches stay up to date with technology.  This is a digital era and there are now so many ways creative ways to send messages, share articles, books, and announcements.  Enjoy!

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Technology in Ministry: Communication and Design | cross·cultured

missions + ministry (by Thich) (RT @thichtruong Technology in Ministry: Communication and Design http://t.co/iYncLPe9: Technology in Ministry: Communication and Desi...)...
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Lake Mills UMC Uses Weekly Video Email to Encourage Members ...

Lake Mills UMC Uses Weekly Video Email to Encourage Members ... | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Reverend Bill McBride of Lake Mills United Methodist Church in Lake Mills, Wisconsin has taken video email marketing and made it his own personal communication line directly to his members and visitors.
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Should Pastors Remain Facebook Friends With Former Parishioners ...

Should Pastors Remain Facebook Friends With Former Parishioners ... | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Welcome. I'm the pastor of the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer in Woburn, Massachusetts and co-author of the new book Click2Save: The Digital Ministry Bible (Morehouse, 2012). keith anderson ...
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When technology eats your lesson « transforming kids ministry

When technology eats your lesson « transforming kids ministry | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Using computers and other technology in our teaching provides great opportunities for learning. I love teaching with technology, but in the past week technology ate my lessons. It's at times like this that I wish I was just using ...
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Is a positive Hillsong story possible? App'solutely! « Signposts 02

Is a positive Hillsong story possible? App'solutely! « Signposts 02 | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
While many church apps have traditionally been a mobile version of their websites, Hillsong's app creates a unique user experience reminiscent of the Flipboard app, a popular app which creates a virtual magazine comprised ...
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Church Tithing Gets a Major Revamp With This Digital 'Offering Plate ...

Church Tithing Gets a Major Revamp With This Digital 'Offering Plate ... | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Church Tithing Gets a Major Revamp With This Digital 'Offering Plate'. June 15, 2012 gisguy2000 No comments. Tithing, the act of giving a portion — typically 10 percent — of one's income to churches and the like, is commonplace in Christian ...
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{scraps of jacki's life}: Social media for churches (or any religious group)

{scraps of jacki's life}: Social media for churches (or any religious group) | Technology in the Church | Scoop.it
Should my church or group have a social media presence? Social Media is for celebrities and large companies and the youth, right? Wrong!
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