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Closed Captioning Software for Churches – Here’s How

All videos we produce or distribute are closed-captioned and any videos shown at our annual General Synod meeting include the captions turned on. When staff use videos at other events they are encouraged to show the videos with captions turned on.

Before You Modernize Your Church Building

There are plenty of ways to modernize your church without having to ruin the history of the building by renovating it or tearing it down to build something new.

Audio Mixing 101

Audio Mixing 101: One of the hardest things to teach a new sound operator is how to mix. It requires the development of an “ear” for what to change, when to change it and what levels are appropriate.

I Became an iPad Pastor and It’s Been Great (So Far)

I’m a pastor, and I bought an iPad recently. If you are a pastor, could an iPad help you become more effective? Maybe. Maybe not. Although I’m only a little over a week into owning mine, and it has exceeded all my expectations.

How to EQ an Acoustic Guitar

Properly EQ’ing an acoustic guitar follows a four-step process similar to mixing any instrument. I’m focusing the details on getting you a good baseline mix as quick as possible.

Bad Things Happen When Technology Gets Ahead of Strategy

While we get caught up in the latest mobile devices, software, social media applications and more, we often jump in before we’ve really thought it through. We always need a tech strategy.

Don’t Blame the Church Sound Guy: 5 Reasons It’s Not His Fault

Let me explain the difference between paid staff and volunteers: then you’ll understand 5 reasons live sound issues are not the fault of the church sound guy.

Raise Kids to Have a Healthy Relationship With Technology

Too much screen time can have serious consequences for kids’ health and development. Raising children these days can be difficult, especially when it comes to a healthy relationship with technology.

Your Next Upgrade: Yamaha’s Excellent Church Speakers For Church

With Yahama's DXR12 1100-Watt 2-Way Powered Loudspeaker, they have created one of the best set of speakers for a church sound system.

Covenant Baptist Theological Seminary & the Digital Seminary Revolution

Covenant Baptist Theological Seminary (CBTS) began life as the Midwest Center for Theological Studies in 2005 using the traditional model of in-person education. In 2011 the school embraced digital technology, shifting to a primarily online teaching model.

Best Church Facebook Pages – 30 Great Examples

One of the best ways to stay inspired is by following other ministries who are posting great content. Here are thirty of the best church facebook pages to follow for social media inspiration.

How Much RAM Do I Need for Music Production?

How much RAM you need for music production will vary depending on the software that you are using and your computer’s operating system.

7 Ways to Use Technology in Church Ministry

How to use tech in the service of the church. staying up-to-date doesn’t have to be terribly complicated. Here are several tips to consider as you leverage technology for ministry

Pro Church Website Tips For New Church Webmasters

I've reached out to experts in the field of church websites and asked for some helpful church website tips for those that are new to being a webmaster.

Your Guide to Church Stage Lighting Basics

Choosing the equipment for your church stage lighting requires planning. Here are the first three things to consider.

Christmas Gift Ideas: 5 Video Production Books

With these video production books you will not only instantly improve your shots, but you are sure to feel better about your current skills and may even catch yourself laughing when you read them.

The ULTIMATE Guide To Church Stage Lighting Systems

Every person I interviewed about the best choices of church stage lighting told me the same thing: The industry standard is now LED lighting and it is timeless.

Is There Danger of Technology for the Church?

Harvard University and M.I.T. are offering a new course on the ethics and regulation of artificial intelligence (AI). It’s about time because of the potential danger of technology.

5 Benefits of Technology in Church

One of the coolest things about living in the digital age as we know it is having the ability to connect with people that you have never met in real life. This is just one of the benefits of technology in church.

The Digital Teaching Revolution – How R.C. Sproul & Ligonier Ministries Leveraged Tech

From the invention of cassette tapes to the digital teaching revolution, R.C. Sproul and Ligonier Ministries was always at the edge of the tech wedge.

$121.5M Settlement in New Mexico Clergy Sex Abuse Scandal

The Archdiocese of Santa Fe announced a settlement agreement Tuesday to resolve a bankruptcy case in New Mexico that resulted from a clergy sex abuse scandal.

Leonard Sweet: Church Leaders, God Has Given You This Moment—Don’t Miss...

Dr. Leonard Sweet joins the Stetzer ChurchLeaders Podcast to share what our current cultural “volcanoes” mean for the church and why he sees hope amid the chaos.

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