Technology

Leverage current and emerging technology to share our story and engage people in community and learning

a. Develop digital platforms that enable and encourage shared creation and participation and provide easy ways for people to learn about, engage with, and become a part of our congregation and mission.

b. Update the aesthetic look and feel of our church’s communication tools to ensure they match our vision and values.

Updates

June 2019 Update

The website received a refresh in look and content in the fall of 2018.  Performance improvements were made around year-end.

Other investments in recent years include a new phone system, upgraded fiber to Building B, and an increased technology budget for ongoing needs such as workstations and applications.

August 2018 Update

Ann Marie Sears and the Technology Team are working with a web design firm to totally restructure and redesign the First Pres website. The new website has been launched and will be a key tool in support of other initiatives.

January 2018 Update

  • This initiative has taken a back seat to others given it should support how the other initiatives come together and develop
  • A modest refresh of the church website will occur
  • The committee will continue to focus on implementing technology as a way to encourage shared creation and participation