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Dear Pastor, here are three important things we tech team members respectfully need you to know. more

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The top three New Year’s resolutions for church production techs. more

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Video is a critical media element in the church world. Is your team using it to your ministry's best advantage? Here, a church video veteran shares five key questions to help you strategically fine-tune your video ministry. more

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Church techs can avoid those "hair on fire" moments that inevitably happen in live production. All it takes is a little forethought and the willingness to rely on a predetermined process that you can arrive at in three simple maneuvers. more

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Live directing isn't for the faint of heart. It requires the ability to deliver clear direction, quick feedback, and maintain a steady emotional equilibrium when dealing with others. Following are simple tips that can help. more

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These three simple caveats can keep your equipment planning and purchasing on task and relatively trouble-free. 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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For a church’s multisite model to be effective, the quality of the video experience has to be top-notch and repeatable from week to week. CPM reports on how to cover all your bases and ensure success. more

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An alarming number of church techs struggle with burnout each year. But there are healthy ways to relieve stress, find rest, and refocus on the purpose of your calling. more

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Part-time, full-time, staffer or contractor, what type of talent does your tech team need? A seasoned church production director shares his approach to hiring, and the key character traits he looks for in his chosen candidate. more

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Your carefully crafted church project deserves to be managed well. These eight steps from a seasoned church tech will help ensure you get the best AVL integrator for the job. more

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There is a broken belief in the church world that in order to be good stewards, we have to be penny-pinchers. Nothing could be further from the truth. more

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Dear Pastor, here are three important things we tech team members respectfully need you to know. more

Ministry

The top three New Year’s resolutions for church production techs. more

Education

Here are three important perspectives to keep in mind as you finish your Christmas production planning, lest we slip into “lather, rinse, repeat” mode because it’s the path of least resistance and requires the least amount of work. more

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We all want more volunteers and bigger teams. But what if the reason our teams aren’t growing is because the environment has become unhealthy and toxic. Here's a hint. Culture killer #1: Dishonor. more

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When it comes to building an effective training process, there are three main qualities that the process must have. Here's a hint: Benchmarks are key. more

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When you focus on advance planning and communication, you can add tremendous value to your team and show them that you really care. more

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Finding new team members is critical for every church tech team. The big question is: What’s the best way to do it? more

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Many church techs don't think of themselves as natural leaders. However, literally anyone is capable of being a leader. All it takes is a true heart for servanthood. more

Ministry

Those serving in ministry can often feel unappreciated. But if we allow hurt and bitterness to take root, it becomes almost impossible to see circumstances in a healthy way. more

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God doesn’t wait until we’re polished and refined before He uses us for His work; He uses us just as we are—the whole ball of wax. more

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