Minecraft Theology: 03 Time to Mine

03 Time to Mine

I recognize my last video in the Minecraft Theology series was very impersonal even though I started off the series stating we would be getting almost VLog personal. So I jump into how church technology and gaming not only came into my life, but how it highlighted and became the source of my calling. Did […]

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WordPress Themes and HTML5 Galleries & Sliders [GIVEAWAY]

WordPress Themes and HTML5 Galleries Giveaway

Looking for some good deals on web dev products? Greedeals.com may be a place you should check out. Take this “Web development Bundle: Wp Themes + HTML5 Galleries + Sliders” package for only $18. Normally this package of 22 products by DevelopGo would set you back $250! Here’s what’s included:

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Why Content Is Not the Focus of Social Media


Dave Shrien, host of the Church Marketing Podcast, wrote this tweet a last Tuesday asking people about social media for churches and where they spend most of their time as social media managers: Social media managers – what part of your job takes up the most time?? — Dave Shrein (@daveshrein) April 8, 2015 I […]

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The Danger of Using Tech for the Sake of It

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It’s easy to jump on the technology bandwagon. Doing things for the sake of using technology for the sake of using technology is foolish, and while sometimes dangerous, it’s almost always a waste. But this isn’t a post about being a naysayer.

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Does Your Blog Article Have To Have A Point?

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We have a new series that has launched called Minecraft Theology which is a new way of blogging that we are trying out, but for more reasons than we initially thought. As I shared in the first video, we are exploring how to do blogging, YouTube, and gaming all in one big series that takes […]

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Behind the Scenes of a Video Edit [Video]


I must admit I’m a video editing nerd. I love seeing raw footage shot coming together into a finished polished project. In this video I share what tools I used to create a video for my Pastor and the process I use for editing. For this project I used Final Cut Pro X, but the […]

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Customer Lifetime Value & Ministry [Infographic]

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Social media gurus talk about how to gain followers all of the time with gimmicks, strategies, and paid advertisements. But I wonder if the issue of retention is less in cost with time, energy, money, and creativity than with gaining them? This infographic looks at how to move towards a lifetime approach. Here are some […]

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Disruptive Technologies: Predicting the Future

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Almost two years ago, consultancy firm McKinsey released a report on ‘disruptive technologies': Those technical developments that will greatly impact the near future. Or, as they defined it: “Advances that will transform life, business, and the global economy.” If you think this sounds abstract and has no relevancy for you, think again. Reading through the […]

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Monitor Your Mac with iStat Menus


Maybe I’m just a control freak or maybe I’m just a little too techie for my own good; but I like to know what’s going on with my computer. How much RAM am I using? How is my CPU handling things? Is my computer overheating? Should I manually turn-up my fan speed? And what about network […]

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