The two may appear similar, but live production video and original church filmmaking are two very different creative endeavors. Which are you being called to execute? more

Feb 21, 2018 12:00 AM Education

Tech directors tend to do most of their work behind the scenes. Because of this, it can be easy for us to develop an inferiority complex. more

Ministry 3 Comments

If you are killing the production parts, but steam rolling over people, you're totally missing what it means to follow Christ as a technical artist. You must be doing both. 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

Feb 7, 2018 12:00 AM Education 1 Comments

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Here's the acid test: As a leader, do the tech team members you mentor come to look more like Jesus, or less? more


Who do you work for? Think about it. He can do anything, including listening to your prayers and helping to steady you when the going gets tough. more

Jan 22, 2018 12:46 PM Ministry

I learned an important lesson in my 20s that I carry with me to this day, and it is this: The root of being firm in life is to be firm in your faith. Be firm in believing God. more


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

Jan 11, 2018 2:43 PM Ministry

There are two kinds of growth: deep and wide. As you grow the width of your team (sheer numbers), make sure you are also helping them grow in depth. more

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Now that the stage lights have been dimmed, the music has faded and the people have gone home, take some time to just sit and be quiet. Although you may be tired and weary, come to Jesus. He offers peace and rest. more

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Church Production’s Gift Guide for Church Techs offers 10 ideas for that notoriously hard-to-buy-for someone in your life. more

Dec 12, 2017 6:37 PM Education

Focusing on the Big PictureAs production fatigue sets in and the long hours pile up, it’s time to remember the Reason we’re doing all this in the first place. more


This time of year is supposed to be about Christ’s birth and a whole host of other warm things—cheer, joy, gifts, family—right? What about when it isn’t? Look to Jesus. more


We often assume it's OK to suffer now and neglect our health for the sake of the Christmas production. But doesn't help our wives who miss us during the month of December and our children who don’t get the same attention as a 9-5 family. more

Dec 4, 2017 12:23 PM Ministry

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

Nov 30, 2017 4:13 PM Education

It's tempting to celebrate Thanksgiving one day and complain about our jobs and the Holiday workload the next. Resist the urge. more


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


Technical skills have their place, but their purpose must be found within the nature and ministry goals of the church. more

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Working in the tech ministry, it's easy to think that worship is optional --- something to do if you have time. more

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Here are 6 quick fixes to make your email more compelling than the others that are streaming into the inbox: more

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