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BETA27: 6 Reasons We Need Digital-Only Churches



As social distancing relaxes, and churches re-open their buildings, what lessons have we learned from these digital-only churches? These ecclesia's without a physical footprint? Are these culturally valid? Biblically solid? Come learn why Digital-Only Churches are necessary, and what this means to you.

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Answering Your Questions: THE BETA SHOW

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  • What is Digital-Only Church?
    • Biblical functioning, ecclesiologically solid church in Digital community.
    • A digital community is a community worthy of a church.
    • Church existing in digital community. Disciples in digital community using digital and cloud-based tools. Can manifest in micro-sites and micro-church, as well.
    • Practically, look at the micro-church network strategy.
  • Stadia is helping plant Digital-Only Churches
  • 1. Time to Rethink "Church."
  • 2. Different churches reach different types of people.
  • 3. Strong emphasis of digital disciple-making.
  • 4. Personal Mission: enabling priesthood of all believers.
  • 5. God is moving in Digital-Only Church, globally.
  • 6. Diaspora to create new ekklesia.
  • Want more information on Digital-Only Church Planting? Learn more here - questions, hit me up on social media.


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Love you all! Praying for your Churches and your Ministry Online.

Jeff Reed

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About Author

Jeff Reed
Jeff Reed

With about 20 years experience serving the church in the digital/technological realm, Jeff loves working with churches. As passionate about Discipleship as he is Technology, Jeff uses his passion to help Churches develop technology systems to bring people far from God closer to him. Oh, and he loves Digital Church & Church Online.

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