Writings and Resources

Church Tech Crunch Time: Preparing Our Hearts for Christmas

We often assume it’s OK to suffer now and neglect our health for the sake of the Christmas production. Our true reward is in heaven. But does not help our wives who miss us during the month of December and our children who don’t get the same attention as a traditional 9–to–5 family. Article available at Church Production Magazine: https://www.churchproduction.com/ministry/preparing-our-hearts-for-christmas/

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Fast, Cheap or Good? Pick Three.

The old adage that says “pick two” may be true for certain construction or service industries, but it should not be true for church tech. We have a biblical imperative that says otherwise. Article available at Church Production Magazine: https://www.churchproduction.com/education/fast-cheap-and-good-pick-two-three/

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Tech Director’s Emergency Operations Plan (EOP)

Do you know what to do if an active shooter enters the worship center? How long would it take you to react? What protocols do you have in place? Here’s a framework for starting (or refining) your church’s emergency operations plan. Article available at Church Production Magazine: https://www.churchproduction.com/education/tech-director’s-emergency-operations-plan-eop/

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Boxed In, Shining Out

“We are ambassadors for Christ, since God is making his appeal through us,” physically through our tech booth, our mics, our mix, our lighting and, most importantly, our hearts. Article available at Church Production Magazine: https://www.churchproduction.com/ministry/boxed-in-shining-out/

Higher Ed AV

CBU: A Year in Review

Joe Way Director of Multimedia Services California Baptist University OVERVIEW In July 2016, California Baptist University created the Multimedia Services department in order to answer the challenges facing a rapidly growing campus with an exploding student body population. In Fall 2017, CBU reached an enrollment of 10,000 students for the first time, with half of the growth coming in just…

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The #FakeNews in Church Tech

Don’t fall into believing there is a single “best” console, loudspeaker or lighting desk. Your situation is unique. Your solution may be too. Article available at Church Production MAgazine: https://www.churchproduction.com/education/the-fakenews-in-church-tech/

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The Church Tech’s Walk of Shame

Here’s a biblical guide to dealing with any mid-service tech fail, and how to negotiate its aftermath. Article available at Church Production Magazine: https://www.churchproduction.com/ministry/the-church-techs-walk-of-shame/