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Raising Up Sound Techs

“What happens if you’re not here?” Answering this question reveals all you need to know about your ability to replicate yourself as a tech....

Where the Wild Things Are: Taming the Stage

“Everything was fine until the band showed up!” Truth resides in jest so, while funny, this statement is also true. Techs can lay out...

Sounding Good Everywhere?

Part of what makes playing electric guitar so special is that moment of standing in front of your amp, playing a chord, and just...

Working Smarter

One of the biggest challenges in most ministry positions is being as efficient as possible. When it comes to multimedia ministry, this is especially...

Budgeting for 2017 Tech Needs

It’s that time of year: production rehearsals are in full swing and January 2017 is rapidly approaching. Between the time demands of work, family,...

Too Much Tech in the Service?

I believe it is safe to say that technology has become a major tool for almost every church to use during their worship service....

The Silence of Sound: How to Create a Clean Mix

Worship music, in its current form, presents a complex mix environment. While the various iterations of the 80’s and 90’s Maranatha! Praise Band provided...

Recording Drums in Your Church

So your church wants to do a record. Or maybe you’re working with your team or other musicians and they want to get songs...

Go or No: Understanding the Chapters of Life

On stage, worship team members tend to ebb and flow in a regular cadence. The current guitarist may have only been a part of...

Lightning Rod: Opinions and Gear

When you are trying to solve a technical issue, where do you turn? For all the benefits of the Internet, there are many caveats....

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Passion: Worthy Of Your Name

Ho hum, another year, another dome filled with 55,000 college students in love with Jesus and worshipping alongside such leaders as Kristian Stanfill, Brett...

Darlene Zschech: Here I Am, Send Me

More than just words, melody, accompaniment, and arrangement, music connects us to something bigger than ourselves. In a world that seems to celebrate shameless...

Kari Jobe: The Garden

Our world seems to be growing increasingly turbulent as the church and the notion of God get pushed further and further from the center...