Jamie Jean Schneider Domm
Digital Strategist, Social Media + Big Data, North American Division
As states begin to issue “shelter in place” orders for residents, many find themselves stuck at home and unable to serve their church members and community in the usual ways. However, we are still called to minister to others. Remember, the church is not a building, it’s a people. When fleeing persecution, the early church took the gospel to new regions out of necessity. So, too, we must now take the gospel message to the digital mission field and spread our message of hope and wholeness when it is needed most.
Digital tools can be used in many ways to extend the church experience beyond the building and help those in your community who are struggling financially, spiritually, and emotionally. God’s kingdom is 24/7, and now is the time to embrace digital evangelism and discipleship for growing and sustaining His Church.
Here are 10 easy ways you can serve your community using digital tools during COVID-19:
Physical distancing doesn’t mean we have to grow apart.
These are just a few ways to utilize the technologies we use every day to grow a vibrant community that will come back stronger and more unified from this experience.
Visit SDAdata.org/goingdigitalcovid19 for more resources to help your church or ministry go digital during COVID-19.
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