Families and technology

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Families and technology

  1. 1. Families in the Bible• The First Family• Noah• Lot• Samuel’s parents• The prodigal family• Timothy’s family heritage – 2 Tim 1:5; 3:15
  2. 2. Family Connections • Family as community – Rom 12:4-5 • Family Needs – Love – Commitment – Togetherness
  3. 3. Family Concerns
  4. 4. BARNA – 05.23.2011• Parents and teens both depend on technology.• Most feel technology is neutral or positive.• Few take breaks from technology. – 50% of teens texted, emailed, or talked while in bed the week of the survey – 20% of adults. – ½ of both groups texted, talked, or checked email during a meal.• The jury is still out on technology and family conflict.
  5. 5. Using Technology to Connect
  6. 6. Technology is Neutral We can use technology to: • Help us connect. • Help us meet family needs.Remember:• Be a good steward of time and finances.• To use technology to help share the Good News.

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