My church voted in a new lead pastor two years ago, and we’ve been transitioning several areas as we work out a new vision for advancing the Kingdom and impacting our community. Part of that has been a shift (partly conscious, partly incidental) in our services that makes me them more appealing to younger people.
One of those shifts included a rearrangement of our stage and the introduction of a new sound guy, a professionally trained, twenty-something sound guy. He remixed our sound, boosted the volume, and rattled the house by using our subwoofers for the first time in years. Honestly, it sounded awesome, but we got a few complaints from older people.
This prompted an important question: