Service Planning: Value Comes From Thinking Ahead
By David Erlandson · February 24, 2017 • The expectation is for churches to be creative, original, and fresh 52 out of 52 Sundays a year, along with extra services and events.
Volunteer Recruitment: Challenge Them, Make It Fun, Be Respectful
By Clete Terrell · February 23, 2017 • If I only asked my volunteers to show up, do a challenging task and be on their way, I would have burnt out volunteers in a matter of weeks.
Church Communications: Social Media Tips For Churches
By Taylor Shanton · February 17, 2017 • The true key to a successful, growing, and engaging social media platform is the constant desire to adapt.
2017 REACH Conference: Inspiration and Training for Church Teams
By TD Staff · February 15, 2017 • The REACH Conference is held in a church setting and features national and regional experts delivering education and training in the areas that are critical to a church’s ability to grow.
Worship Facilities Magazine, January-February 2017
By TD Staff · February 13, 2017 • The January-February 2017 issue of Worship Facilities Magazine includes articles pertaining to how to best do video announcements, and exploring digital giving options.
Easter Production: Plan and Communicate Well
By Steven Hall · February 13, 2017 • Look to communicate early and often, so that it is a team effort and everyone is responsible for communicating, if something is unclear.
Church Communications: In Need of Help, Don’t Plan to Coerce, Coax or Trap
By Luke Ward · February 13, 2017 • You can get through to more people and with stronger, more thorough engagement by encouraging your members, audience or user base to share, more than you ever could by paying for clicks.
Easter Production: Create ‘Wow’ Moments and Build on Them
By Stephen Brewster · February 8, 2017 • With Easter being just a few weeks away, what has been learned and refined over the past year to work toward creating 'wow' experiences?
Filmmaking: Preproduction - Save Time, Money and Sanity
By Jim Sippel · February 1, 2017 • Every hour spent in preproduction can end up saving one around two hours in production and three hours in post production time.
Filmmaking: After Time Spent Interviewing, Editing, Remember Story Is King
By Nathan VonMinden · January 27, 2017 • When I started putting my energy into how to tell the best stories, I was able to see some dramatic results in my preparation, conducting of interviews and editing.
How to Lead Millennials. By a Millennial
By Sebashtian Warrick · January 27, 2017 • Be bold enough to make a difference. Be bold enough to change lives and be bold enough to change your community.
Filmmaking for Worship: From Development to Distribution
By Ralph Hicks · January 25, 2017 • As a filmmaker, be sure to ask questions as to what is meant to be taken away from each scene.
Filmmaking: Smartphones Do Have A Place
By Eric Bramlett · January 24, 2017 • The quick turnaround and instant connection that social media outlets provide cannot be ignored when thinking about how to use smartphones for filmmaking.
When Our Tech World Is Flipped Upside Down
By Gary Zandstra · January 18, 2017 • I even thought ahead enough to double-check to make sure the sync track on the audio recording was sending signal up to the slide presentation controller...
Seeking Millennials in Tech Ministry
By Van Metschke · January 17, 2017 • As a tech director, I worked with and mentored many millennials and found them to be amazing people, but they definitely have a different point of view from those in past generations.
Latest ResourceLine Arrays: The Cornerstone to the Spoken Word
When deciding on a line array system, it's best to ask to be able to hear each speaker product side by side, to decide which is best for your church's worship space.