Review your survey. Pray over it (with your delegate!). Ask God to help you understand your systems and think about how all these system work together toward the purpose of your church!


Ray L. Bailey ( is currently the senior network administrator for  Bergquist Company, a global electronic-component manufacturer based in Minnesota, and resides in Prescott, Wisconsin, with his wife Mary. He has worked in the technology field for over 20 years.


Ray ministered for 13 years as a volunteer staff pastor at Alta Loma Brethren in Christ Church (Alta Loma, CA) serving variously as assistant pastor, youth pastor, and deacon board chair. He holds a Masters of Divinity from Azusa Pacific University where he specialized in Church & Technology. Ray consults with churches and non-profit organizations on technology issues.


* Taken from: A Three-Ring Circus: Taming the Lions, Tigers and Bears of Church Technology.