Monthly Archives: April 2005

Emergent Technology (?)

Emergent _______ A. Church B. Technology C. All of the above D. None of the above E. Not sure Churches sure do have a lot of labels…..modern, post-modern, emergent, convergent, contemporary, traditional etc etc etc. Also, don’t forget to throw … Continue reading

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Emergent Technology (?)

Emergent _______ A. Church B. Technology C. All of the above D. None of the above E. Not sure Churches sure do have a lot of labels…..modern, post-modern, emergent, convergent, contemporary, traditional etc etc etc. Also, don’t forget to throw … Continue reading

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Is Technology a Ministry?

I’m sure there are differing views on whether integrating technology into various areas of the church should be considered a ministry or simply a necessity or even not necessary. It might almost be a non-issue in your mind. My intention … Continue reading

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Should Pastors Blog OR How To Start Blogging OR Who Cares?

I wasn’t sure how to title this post, so this is probably my first multi-titled blog. Oftentimes, I don’t even attempt a title til I’m done writing, so I’m not sure why my obssession with the title, in this case. … Continue reading

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Relationship Evangelism

Click below to read a powerful story of Terry and Patty coming to know Christ, not because of a crusade or a campmeeting or powerful preaching, but through relationship. There is nothing wrong with any of the above, but lately … Continue reading

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Patron Saint of Technology

I feel as inadequate as ever attempting to intelligently discuss what I’m getting ready to discuss. The world has just watched a new pope being elected, Pope Benedict XVI. This has been an interesting process to observe and learn about, … Continue reading

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What is technology?

What is technology? This may seem like a strange question coming from someone who maintains a blog called Church Tech Matters with a tagline of ‘Equipping the church to effectively use technology to reach people for Christ’. I read several … Continue reading

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Consistent Inconsistencies

In today’s technology-crazed world, it’s tempting to keep buying the hottest equipment. But does that purchase serve a higher purpose, helping reach people more effectively, or is it just a cool toy for your team to play with? Continue reading

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Welcome back

This is just a great big welcome back to me! You know what they always say…Ignorance is bliss. However, in this case, ignorance just meant that I would blow my blog right out of the blogosphere. It wasn’t even like … Continue reading

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Church Management Software

For those that have been around for awhile, you probably remember me spending some time evaluating CMS. (CMS = church management software. I have also discovered that CMS=content management software and that is a entirely different thing. It may be … Continue reading

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