Andy McDonough

If you’re not in the streaming game, it’s time to get in. Churches are seeing unprecedented opportunities to reach out past their walls into the local community and the world beyond. more

Dec 4, 2017 1:56 PM Education

CPM takes a look inside a Dallas-area church’s hit Christmas production that borrows from the world’s biggest stages. “We want to hit [people] in the heart, [make them] connect with the characters,” says Gateway Church’s Erik Snodgrass, director of p more

Dec 4, 2017 12:09 PM Case Studies

Home to Lincoln Brewster and Thrive Worship, multisite Bayside Church in Sacramento, Calif., implements an audio overhaul on a shoestring budget. The church’s production director, Jake Cody, took the helm on the project and tells the tale. more

Nov 2, 2017 12:09 PM Case Studies

Oak Hills Church has seen remarkable growth in San Antonio. A recent building addition to the church’s Crownridge campus has added a 2,600-seat worship center, both remarkable in technology and intimate in feel. more

Sep 28, 2017 10:37 AM Case Studies

The Southern multisite gave CPM inside intel on its latest audio overhaul. Even though the project took place just days before Easter, Hope’s tech team leaders shared, “We didn’t want to continue with ‘bandaid’ fixes.." more

Aug 21, 2017 2:58 PM Case Studies

A winning combination of components helps Lubbock, Texas’s Southcrest Baptist Church connect with community, locally and globally. more

Jul 17, 2017 2:20 PM Case Studies

Multisite 12Stone empowers technical volunteers to propel multi-campus growth more

Jun 6, 2017 1:47 PM Case Studies

Still photography remains the DSLR’s primary function. Setup for video can be a serious hurdle for beginners. Optimizing it can challenge seasoned veterans. more


With more affordable and scalable avenues for distribution available, high-quality video streams are no longer solely the province of tech-savvy churches with IT departments. This trend—as well as other promising developments—will continue into 20... more


Good planning can help your technical team set up a live streaming system that’s in line with your mission. more


Should the sound system in your church be designed to support stereophonic or monophonic sound? Ask a layperson and they will likely tell you that stereo is better. Ask a professional audio designer though, and you might get a different answer. more


Advances in solid-state illuminator (SSI) technology at the high end have opened the door for a variety of laser- and LED-based solutions that offer benefits for more common applications, such as church. A look at laser projectors, hybrid laser pr... more

May 24, 2016 5:12 PM Gear

Streaming technology continues to evolve to the benefit of both high-end, production-oriented churches and those that are just getting started. If you are new to streaming, or just need an update on the protocols and acronyms, here’s a quick look ... more

Education 2 Comments

The hands-on technical team of a 300-seat New Hampshire house of worship, Journey Church, implements cost-effective Internet-based strategies to reach more people. more

Nov 12, 2015 5:15 PM Case Studies

A 550-seat church in Riverview, Fla., updates its new building with AVL worthy of much larger venues, sets its sights on Internet outreach. more

Sep 30, 2015 6:17 PM Case Studies

California's Bonita Valley Community Church Embraces New AVL Technology— Taking Worship to the Next Level more

Aug 26, 2015 7:23 PM Case Studies 1 Comments

Recent innovations in screen technology are producing better-than-ever results. This CPM report delivers projection screen intelligence specifically geared toward the church end-user. more

Education 3 Comments

Video quality at the remote site may play a more important role than video on the main campus. more


Gwinnett Church, part of North Point Ministries, uses technology as a tool for greater human connection—with staff, volunteers and attendees. more

Jul 7, 2015 7:43 PM Case Studies

How a large Alabama church created a small-church worship vibe. more

May 25, 2015 6:58 PM Case Studies

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