Mike Sessler

Bio: Mike Sessler has nearly 20 years of experience as a system designer, engineer and creative content producer for churches. A Project Leader for CCI Solutions, he also operates and his podcast, Church Tech Weekly.

You've heard of the Five Languages of Love. Those are for normal people. For techies, a different approach is required. more

Education 2 Comments

Even novice users should have no trouble getting up and running quickly. more

Jun 26, 2015 8:34 PM Gear 1 Comments

Techs are often labeled “dream killers” because we always say no to our pastor’s ideas. No wonder there is an undercurrent of distrust between the tech team and the rest of the staff. more

Education 2 Comments

Immediately, I was impressed with the clarity and smoothness of the sound. more

Sep 2, 2014 8:06 PM Gear 4 Comments

Most digital consoles will let you re-arrange the faders. But SSL takes it to a new level of simplicity by letting you drag faders or entire tiles from one bank to another. more

Jul 18, 2014 2:48 PM Gear

With the ability to walk into a venue with a bag on your shoulder and in under five minutes be fully ready to stream, switch and ISO record a service, it’s a compelling option. more

Apr 24, 2014 5:26 PM Gear

Moving around a portable PA system has never been easier. "The system condenses down to a rugged ABS plastic box the size of an airline-approved roller bag," he notes. So how does it perform? It depends on what you’re expecting. more

Apr 22, 2014 7:18 PM Gear

Then an amazing thing happened: A community developed. more

Education 1 Comments

An inside look at the redesign of Clear-Coms beltpacks, the line up is made for more durability, comfort, improved audio quality, and user friendly. more

Apr 1, 2014 4:31 PM Gear

For the last few years, Music Group has been shaking up the industry, bringing incredible mixing power at remarkably low price points. With the new Pro X, it would appear that Midas has done it again. more

Mar 13, 2014 3:17 AM Gear 1 Comments

How to do it with some preplanned rhyme and reason more


Tried-and-true tips from a technical veteran more


Right off the bat, the appearance is striking, and you can’t miss the LCD screen, and the console has more headroom than I expected. This was a pleasant surprise. more

Nov 28, 2013 9:06 PM Gear

“Pray like it’s all up to God; work like it’s all up to you.” We live in this tension every day. It’s probably why we love it so much. more

Ministry 2 Comments

Designed from the ground up to be controlled by an iPad. more

Oct 22, 2013 5:19 PM Gear 1 Comments

If you find yourself regularly trying to juggle multiple microphones at once, or simply need a way to run simple events unattended, the Dugan Automixer could be a great solution. more

Oct 16, 2013 6:00 PM Gear

They're solid, and feel well-built and suitable for the rigors of road use. more

Oct 2, 2013 7:08 PM Gear

Featuring the Matrox VS4 HD-SDI Capture Card and Telestream Wirecast Pro more

Sep 25, 2013 5:45 PM Gear 1 Comments

What to do with noisy consumer-grade equipment? Radial Engineering introduces a 'must have' tool for church sound techs. more

Sep 20, 2013 12:16 AM Gear 4 Comments

The advantage of a consistent layout means you can mix almost any band on any console without looking where the faders are. In contrast, I’ve watched other guys mix and spend half their time searching the board for the guitar fader, only to miss t... more

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