The last component that we feel is extremely important is having an understanding in Technology. This does not mean you have to be an expert in cool gadgets and devices, but at least understand what culture is using to communicate. We live in a world where conversations have been replaced by text messaging, emails, and other unique ways to communicate. Churches can now broadcast over the web, and by satellite to multiple campuses. Having a strong understanding of sound, lighting, and visual media, can enhance your ministry for delivering the gospel to people that don’t know Christ.
A lot of people are negative towards technology, but even the simplest things such as the bible are results of technological advancements. (printing press) Yes at times learning something new can be uncomfortable, but that is the price for reaching more people to Christ.
What are some areas of technology that you want to learn more about? Let us know and we can point you in the right direction.