“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
“Lo, This Only Have I Found, that God Hath Made Man Upright; but They Have Sought Out Many Inventions” (Ecclesiastes 7:29)
Friends, we live in an uncertain, fast-changing world, but what hasn’t changed is what is found in God’s Word as admonition and instruction. This is also true relating to our use of modern media and our devices. The Word of God is never outdated, not even in this postmodern era.
The book titled “The Unfailing Faithfulness of God” was written and published to commemorate the church’s 150th anniversary in 2020. This book is now also available electronically as a PDF that can be downloaded for reading on computers or mobile devices.
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!
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.
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.