Netflix and other on-demand video providers, have already changed the culture more than you think.
And they’ve probably changed you more than you think.
Remember the good old days, back in say, 2007, when people would gather around a set together to watch a TV show live when it was first broadcast?
Whenever culture shifts, church leaders should pay attention.
Prudent leaders are taking notes now, because while the change will come later in the church (it always does), change is inevitable and it will be unkind to the unprepared.
5 Things Netflix Is Showing Church Leaders About the Future
So what can we learn from this? Plenty.
While it’s hard to say exactly how things will play out, the shifts are significant enough that you can begin to craft a strategy now. All of which serves the larger purpose of reaching your community with the message of Christ.
Respond, and you won’t be left wondering what happened.
Ignore the change, and you’ll be like an encyclopedia salesperson wondering why no one wants to answer the door anymore.
Church leaders who see the future can seize the future.
So, here are 5 things ways the changes Netflix (and the like) have brought about will impact the future church: