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In the midst of all the busyness there is a little voice in your head that asks, “Is this what Christmas is really all about?” more

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Christian author C.S. Lewis ("Mere Christianity" and "The Chronicles of Narnia" are just a few of his titles) is well known for statements that help us keep perspective. Here, CPM staff shares a few that speak directly to the church tech. more

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It's ​easy to celebrate Thanksgiving one day and complain about our jobs and the holiday workload the next. Resist the urge, and instead ​work to ​cultivate an ongoing attitude of gratitude. more

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Am I regularly seeking God’s presence and supernatural provision, or am I content to rely on my own understanding? As a tech team manager, the group will never grow past the limits placed by my own spiritual growth and development. more

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Masks are fun at Halloween when kids and adults get to pretend to be something other than themselves. But in the world of church production, it's just best to be yourself--and to shed the mask you may sometimes wear. more

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You have been entrusted with leading some of the brightest minds in your whole church, although they may also be some of the more introverted and socially awkward as well. Here's what you can do to help them grow in their relationships. more

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Your gear needs the right input, and you're no different. If you're feeling ill at ease in your work or home life, turn over your anxiety to the only Power who can handle it. more

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I remember that set because I mixed it and I left disappointed in how it turned out. Now, here was God showing me firsthand that His definition of excellence, not mine, is what matters. John 6:1-13 spoke to my heart. more

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Being a church tech team member is more than being a button-pusher. When we apply our time and creative energy in producing the service and all the media around it, we help change people’s lives--and ultimately their relationship with God. more

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I’ve had great wins, some brutal defeats, the occasional bouts of loneliness, apprehension, sacrifices … all of it has been vital to who I am as a man and who I have become in Christ. more

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When we think of superheroes in the church we often think of the pastor or the worship leader with their cool tattoos. Certainly not the tech director.... more

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What if Timothy was a techie? The apostle Paul had a list of things for him to do. So consider, what is God saying to you today? In what area is He leading you to grow? more

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Here’s a biblical guide to dealing with any mid-service tech fail, and how to negotiate its aftermath. more

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How do you respond when people make mistakes or don’t follow through on their commitments? Do you ever find yourself sounding frustrated or harsh? Here's how to lead with humility, gentleness and patience. more

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We understand our technical world and how it supports the worship service, but can we pin point its effect in people's lives? That kind of feedback can be hard to come by. more

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Many of us feel perfectly comfortable with the technical nature of our jobs, but way over our heads on the ministry side. Here are three steps toward overcoming those doubts. more

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When we discover our own identity as a church and the plan God has for us, we lose the need to mimic other congregations. We learn to brand ourselves authentically. more

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As a technical team leader, it's important to focus on what's good about your productions and your team -- and not just on the weak points that need improvement. The idea is to shift a mindset of "if only" to a culture of "what if...." more

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Most of us assume a worship leader is someone who leads the music. Romans 12:1 suggests otherwise. more

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The crowds are gone. All the hard work is behind. Next weekend is just a "regular" service. The days after a powerful weekend are a good time to reflect on our connection to our power supply. more

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