You may have noticed that I’ve started making a few videos for YouTube recently. It’s been a fun creative challenge and break from my writing day job. I’ve also hoped to share some lessons with Christians and Church’s as I’ve progressed and learned. Today, I’m testing the Rode Smartlav vs Rode VideoMicro vs iPhone to see which is the best audio for phone videos.[Read more…] about Best Audio for Phone Videos: Rode Smartlav vs Rode VideoMicro vs iPhone
Archives for September 2020
In an earlier post on what we should all know about church tech, we explored complexity. We touched on how broad “church tech” is. We also spoke about the importance of understanding of drawings line between disciplines. And, that it was critical for church leaders to understand this. Check out that post here. We now look at structure and systems in church tech. “Structure and systems” is not a phrase loved in every organisation.[Read more…] about Structure And Systems In Church Tech – You Should Know
As someone starting out in preaching, it’s important that I have a system so I don’t forget any important steps or process. In an earlier post, I showed how I create a board in Notion to track upcoming sermons. Today I wanted to show how I prepare a sermon using Notion and showcase a template I have created.[Read more…] about How to Prepare a Sermon Using Notion
How are you facing your first world problems? We know, that can be somewhat complicated term.. On one hand, we shouldn’t complain while so many people in the world have much more serious issues to handle. On the other hand, a “first world problem” is still a problem that has to be faced.
Let’s talk about it![Read more…] about Facing Our First World Problems [Podcast #319]
There are few churches with the budget, gear and on staff expertise to match a Hollywood film production (although in many ways our phones produce better videos than the cameras some of your favorite childhood films were made on). But even small churches with inexperienced staff can create great high-budget video effects that make your church videos stand out. All it takes is a little creativity as KarenXCheng shows.[Read more…] about Low Budget Ways To Create High Budget Video Effects
This year I started taking classes at a Bible school (thankfully online) and that has lead to me starting to preach at church. As I prepared my first sermon, I wanted to establish a system to help me with tracking sermons and collect useful notes and examples for future sermons. I also wanted a system that would incorporate my own private Bible study notes. Around the same time, I had started hearing more and more about the app Notion.[Read more…] about Tracking Your Sermons With Notion