Welcome!

“I will set no wicked thing before mine eyes.”    Psalm 101:3

Welcome to the website of the First NRC Modern Media Committee. Our purpose is to inform parents and families of the dangers and concerns associated with internet usage and to provide guidance for protecting our families. This site gives an overview of the dangers our families face and provides practical steps families can take to prevent accidental or intentional abuse of the internet.

“When thou buildest a new house, then thou shalt make a battlement for thy roof, that thou bring not blood upon thine house, if any man fall from thence.”   Deuteronomy 22:8

Social Media Use

One Important Question for Social-Media Use Edited [edits in brackets] from article on December 13, 2019  |LAURA WIFLER • EMILY JENSEN As millennials, we remember the thrill of joining Facebook soon after it launched. The network was only open to...

Wireless Routers

Dear Friends, As a committee we wanted to share this article about wireless routers.  Routers serve as the “door” to let internet into your house.  The router acts as the door keeper, deciding what can come in or go out for all the devices using internet in...

Why Should I Be Concerned About Internet Use?

We all know the benefits of browsing the internet for finding information and communicating with others, but it’s shocking to see the evil that is available on the internet, and how often this evil can show up unintentionally on the screen!

Start Here: Online Safety Planning

There’s a lot of information available on filtering and online safety, and it can be difficult to organize it all. Use this guide to the contents of the website in order to take it one step at a time. Let us know if you have any questions.

Simple Steps to Secure Your Device

Technology can be confusing and difficult to keep up with. We’ve tried to lay out a few simple steps to followfor securing your devices. Questions like “What are apps?”, “How do I install a filter?” and “What is Accountability?” are answered here.