Roger Blalock, IT Security Director for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, details seven simple actions that every church should take to reduce their risk of becoming a victim of accidental or malicious computer security incidents. Many of these...
Webinars & Podcasts
Worship Facility Podcast: Effective Training for Audio Volunteers
Tommy Lozure, Music Production Department Chair at Visible Music College, discusses how to train volunteers so that they feel comfortable behind a console or running audio from a tablet during worship services and other events. An essential component to effective...
Worship Facility Podcast: Copyright and Streaming Licensing Essentials
Want to stream a film clip or other copy-written material? Learn what to do when it comes to licensing, CCLI and other streaming copyright issues. Digital Great Commission Ministries Executive Director David Leuschner will dive into the different licensing companies,...
Worship Facility Podcast: How Can I Stop Chasing Facilities Problems?
Delayed maintenance is a frequent problem for all facilities managers who are faced with routine and seasonal tasks, as well as emergencies, while having limited staff and restricted budgets. Building Burro founder Tina Breckenfeld discusses how to keep up with these...
Worship Facility Podcast: Top Challenges Church Streamers Face & How to Overcome Them
Online streaming has become a pivotal part of ministry these past few years, whether to keep a church’s congregation engaged while physically unable to be present, or to reach more people locally or around the globe. From maintaining a high quality stream, to dealing...
Worship Facility Podcast: Security Planning – How to Leverage a Building Emergency Plan to Protect Your Church
Events like the civil unrest across the world following the death of George Floyd by police in 2020 showed that when the unexpected strikes, emergency action plans need to be in place already so staff and volunteers are prepared to respond appropriately in an...
Worship Facility Podcast: The Role of Video Director for Broadcast and Livestreaming
In this episode, Another Jones Production CEO and broadcast professional Andre Jones will go over the role of a director and how to tell a story with the cameras while supporting the crew (volunteers). Takeaways Include: 1 – Tools to take back to your church and be an...
Worship Facility Podcast: How Not to Hate Your Church Management Software
Ask any ten Church Management Software (ChMS) users if they hate their ChMS, and chances are, you’ll get several yeses. No matter which ChMS product your church uses, a good percentage of your users are likely to be unsatisfied. In this episode, Eliott Wood, elder of...
Worship Facility Podcast Episode: Facilities Maintenance and Staff Management – Time for a Clean SWEEP
Joe Precup, Director of Operations at DTK Facilities, discusses challenges to facility maintenance needs, whether janitorial or staff management, in an ever-changing and unpredictable economy. During this episode, Joe will outline an acronym that will help your team...
The Metaverse & The Church
How in the world can the metaverse be a place for churches to connect with people? It may be a more viable option than you think!
IT & AVL Integration in Construction Planning & Projects
Why is it important to include IT and AVL integration into the planning process of any new build or renovation project your church is undergoing?
Why Focus Groups Are the Essential Communications Tool
Discover exactly what focus groups are and how they can benefit your church’s growth and impact in your congregation and community.
You Can’t Have Good Tech Without the Training
If you’ve ever worked with AVL technology, you understand there’s always a need to stay current on how to use the equipment.
Top 5 Church Tech Podcasts to Enjoy
Church techs spend their lives in the background. For most of them, they like it that way. However, everyone desires some amount of recognition and to feel seen. These church tech podcasts do just that as you hear from the church tech directors who make Sunday service...
Safety & Architectural Design in New & Old Church Buildings
When planning for any upgrade to a church’s existing facility or a new building project, consider these things regarding the safety of your congregants and community
Tools for Mental Health
Mental health isn’t just a buzz word; it’s vital to keep your congregation and your family going strong
Webcast Video: View “Church Security Planning- Essentials for Maintaining a Safe Community”
Making a Video on a Shoestring Budget
Video is such a great way to communicate with your church or congregation. Here are some simple tips to create videos at little to no cost.
Facilities Management & Today’s Church
Whether you’re brand new to facilities management or you’ve been doing it for years, we’ve got some tips and encouragement for you
Lighting Design for Beginners
Looking to upgrade your lighting design infrastructure or skills? Listen in as these experts share their advice
Choosing a Church Management System
The right system can help you shepherd your congregation, if you know what to look for