Sound Check with Elevation Worship and Cuevas
By Gregory Kayne · September 18, 2017 • The single most important experience for promoting musical excellence while bringing worship, pastors and media ministers together in unity and purpose is sound check.
What’s the Point of IMAG?
By Michael Scott · August 21, 2017 • There is value in using IMAG to, in essence, shrink a worship space. A major point of IMAG should be to help the congregation connect with the people who are leading them in worship.
Communicating the Gospel: Look for Moments to Educate
By Michael Edgar Myers · August 18, 2017 • It is essential to not give the impression that music and worship are synonymous. Music is an element. It’s equally essential for musical and technical presenters to work as partners.
Communicating the Gospel: Philip and the Ethiopian Go To Church
By Michael Edgar Myers · August 17, 2017 • Whatever the environment – big or small; urban, suburban; multi-cultural – in addition to solid gospel preaching, the order of service in each of these must encompass four basic elements.
Service Planning: 8 Practices of Synchronizing Sundays
By Michael Edgar Myers · July 14, 2017 • We must confess an occasional ache for the simplicity of an acoustically perfect preaching arena as Jesus had for His Sermon on the Mount.
Volunteers and Audio: Do they Mix?
By Michael Scott · June 30, 2017 • Many churches think their situation demands a professional, when truly there are many faithful people in the church willing to be trained to serve as a volunteer.
New Broadcast Pix BPswitch Production Switchers To Be At InfoComm
By TD Staff · June 2, 2017 • The new Broadcast Pix switchers deliver full-motion video and complete access to all sources and workflow tools through a browser-based interface that can be accessed by tablet, phones, and laptops.
Team Development: What Matters Most Is People
By Andy Needham · May 23, 2017 • Excellence can be admired and observed. For our congregation, they can be wowed, but not changed. Engagement is a much better goal.
WFX REACH 2017 Helps Churches ‘Reach’ Next Steps
By Alison Istnick · May 18, 2017 • Role-focused tracks included Tech Arts, Buildings and Design, Communications, Worship and – new to this year’s conference – Cross Functional sessions.
Lighting Design: Experiment With Your Space, Don’t Simply Copy
By Adam Dye · May 11, 2017 • One of the most frustrating yet liberating foundations of design is that much of the best design comes from within the limitations of resources.
Service Planning: What are Your Favorite Tools for Syncing Sunday?
By Michael Edgar Myers · March 27, 2017 • When we come together for a Service of Worship, we come as one body, and I think the body is better served when the various parts are involved and aware of the direction.
Planning Worship Like Ron Howard
By Greg Stovell · March 20, 2017 • On our planning desk at First Presbyterian in West Chester, Pennsylvania, we will have one single Sunday worship theme, surrounded by many Post-It Notes, including a collection of 20 possible praise songs.
Volunteer Recruitment: Recruit Young, Train Well, Build Relationships
By Mike Paschal · March 2, 2017 • While much of the focus on the job is to deal with technology, don't forget about the need to minister to others.
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.
Regional Worship Training Academy Opens to Strong Interest
By Andres Caamano · January 20, 2017 • The concept of the academy was formed four years ago by Gregory Kayne and Ryan Internicola, both of Bethel Christian Fellowship in Rochester, N.Y.
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