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Seeing a Moving, Virtual Target Globalization and Relational Shifts Clear Paths to Growth Reproducing Small, Relational Dynamics Attempting to Quantify the Organic Ministering to these Digital Natives and instructing them in the way of Jesus Christ requires a radically different perspective than has been adopted in the past.
Making disciples in this environment requires a flexible, adaptable approach which can exist on both the digital and analog levels.
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It must be able to seamlessly connect across these platforms, as the Digital Natives do; but it must also deal with the paradoxes that have arisen in their digital-analog world. Drafting a plan for working in the digital-analog landscape is a challenge, but without incorporating the Digital Natives, the Church will struggle to make headway in a globalized, postmodern, connected world.
One thing is certain, new music or trendy programs are not going to meet the needs of this highly relational, deeply different generation. Something radically new while also radically old may be the answer. This project is first about getting to know the paradoxical life of the Digital Native. It is second about recovering an image Jesus used to describe connection, relationship and growth.
It is about the Church becoming organic and relational, creating and reconnecting in a way that invites mystery and questions. In the fifteen years since Steve Jobs unveiled the wireless iBook G3 inand seven years since he revealed the first generation iPhone, wireless computing has become a normal mode of communication for consumers.
According to the Cicsco Visual Networking Index, global annual internet traffic has increased fivefold over the past five years and is estimated to increase by the same power and exceed 1.
This was nearly three times the traffic of internet commerce in these same regions.
Kogan Page, Forecast and Methodology, This bandwidth is occupied by the activities of a generation that has never known a world without ubiquitous internet access. In their recent book on the subject, Clare Wood, Nenagh Kemp and Beverly Plester summarized the impact of this traffic well.
They exist in a convergence of two worlds, but the joining is itself one of many paradoxes that characterize their way of thinking.
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It is important to note, however, that the digital landscape includes people of older generations as well. The digital world has created a leveling of the various hierarchies and understandings of relationship, a blurring of distinct relationships into a web that weaves into and out of both the digital and analog.
The New Digital Language Digital Natives are natives in the sense that they speak in a digital-analog world. Overall, the Digital Native appears to retain the capacity for using and understanding standard spelling and structure if instructed properly, although there is a trend toward weak grammar and punctuation.
The Digital Paradoxes If living in this fused analog-digital world sounds paradoxical, there is good reason.Dempsey provides loads of good information and scripture on characteristics of a disciple and the process of discipleship within the church.
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