The Hidden Power of the Electronic Church: How Media Shapes Faith, the Gospel, and Church

by Shane Hipps. Zondervan, 2006.

Written by a former advertising specialist turned pastor, this resource argues that congregations must understand how technology can change our message, and provides material for leaders to reflect upon.


the impact of technology on congregational messages, the relationship between media and the church

Best For

Christian clergy, lay leaders, and communications directors


purchase as a book

Suggested Uses

  • Create purpose behind how your congregation uses technology in worship and community by reading about how media can shape your message.

About the Contributor

Beth Booram

Beth Booram is the co-founder and director of Fall Creek Abbey, an urban retreat center in Indianapolis dedicated to “renewing the contemplative spirit.” In addition, she is a trained spiritual director and author of several books including When Faith Becomes Sight. Beth worked for five years on contract as a resource consultant with the Center for Congregations. 


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