April 25, 2023

3 Essential Small Church Communication Tactics

If you’ve been called to communicate in a small church, that doesn’t mean you’ve been given a small task. God works through you and your church to make a difference in the world. But often, the role of informing the congregation is all-consuming since “regular attendance” has dropped to less than “regular.” How do you let people know about everything going on in ministry when they’re only attending once or twice a month? It’s difficult. Small church communication can be challenging for sure.
March 29, 2023

Building an Effective Church Media Team [3 Components]

Building an effective church media team will take time and commitment but also needs a clear strategy. After years of both running a media team and coaching other churches as they grow their teams. I've found that every effective church media team should be based on these three main components: recruitment, training, and retention.
March 16, 2023

Budgeting for Your Church AVL Upgrades in 3 Simple Steps

As a church tech artist, one of the worst things I could do for my church and its executive leadership team is to make excessive demands for expensive church AVL upgrades. I’ve never been the business administrator or CFO of a church, but if I had been, I imagine one thing I’d dread the most would be someone showing up in my office one day to explain why they need a massive amount of money in a short amount of time, to solve a problem that had been previously known about.
March 9, 2023

3 Ways to Lead Well as a Church Audio Director

When I was first appointed as the director of audio at a church, my first thought was to make the church services sound amazing and take care of all the problems that I heard every week before I was promoted to the new role. Excited to make my mark, I felt certain that the biggest impact I’d have on my church would be in the technical quality of the sound at Sunday services, concerts, and special events. I thought I am going to revolutionize the sound at this church. What I soon realized is that being the audio director at a church was more about leadership, setting good examples, and communication. In this article, I’ll share three ways to leave well as an audio director.