A few weeks ago I was traveling up to the mountains of Virginia from Atlanta by myself for a few hours and made a few phone calls to pass the time. Over the last year or so I have found myself actually liking to make phone calls instead of texting. That has nothing to do […]

Each year for the past seven years or so I have picked one word to focus on for an entire year. The My One Word challenge is simple: lose the long the list of changes you want to make this year and instead pick one word that represents what you most hope God will do […]

Each weekend all around the world, volunteers come together to help create different worship experiences Many churches have few staff members and rely almost on volunteer-led production teams. But one thing I hear often is, “How do you recruit new volunteers to serve on your production team?” It is at times hard to recruit new […]

Today was bittersweet as we attended Port City Community Church  (PC3) as locals for the last time (for the foreseeable future). And I still can’t believe this day actually arrived. I stepped into the doors of Roland Grise Middle School 14 years ago as I attended PC3 for the very first time and fell in […]

Before I get into the “why,” I’ll first lead off with my personal belief about how to balance lighting for video vs. lighting for the room. If you are using IMAG, then that should take priority over lighting for the room. OK, if you made it this far, then you are either a video director […]

One major thing I have learned over the past 13 years in live production is the more time I spend preparing for an event/service, the greater chance I have to respond well to issues that arise during the event/service. That may sound a little odd, but let me explain. There have been four different elements […]