Category: Tech Tips

October 10, 2018 / / Tech Tips

If you’ve never used countdowns in your church, I highly recommend it. For one thing, they are an easy way to communicate with the congregants the start time of the service. Secondly, and possibly more important, they help the leader start on time. If you’re looking to add countdowns to your…

October 5, 2018 / / Church Media

Retro images are in the limelight right now and with the Golden Light Retro motion from Dan Stevers, you can easily create this look for your song slides. So, let’s give it a try! Here’s what I’ve designed below: And here’s a breakdown of what it’s made of… Here are the…

September 21, 2018 / / Tech Tips

When working with digital content, it’s a good idea consider the aspect ratio at which the content will be displayed. What Is Aspect Ratio? Aspect Ratio is the ratio of the width to the height of an image or screen. That’s the definition of aspect ratio, but for those of…

September 13, 2018 / / Tech Tips
August 29, 2018 / / Church Media

Fall is upon us and with it comes golds, reds, oranges and browns. Let’s talk about adding those colors into your media library. We have a lot of options in our Media Store. Some backgrounds are nature oriented, some backgrounds focus on the colors of fall and some bring lively…

August 24, 2018 / / Tech Tips

When I was a kid living out in the country, I learned to improvise when it came to finding the right tool for the job. When you are miles away from the nearest Walmart and you need to fix a piece of equipment in a pinch, improvising is the way…

August 17, 2018 / / Church Media

Continuing our journey into the final frontier, we’re going to look at another way to make space backgrounds work for you and the congregation you serve. 🙂 For this next example, I’m using the Out There Earth motion by Shift Worship. Since we used a super bright motion last time,…

August 9, 2018 / / Tech Tips

Over the years presentation software like EasyWorship has helped churches connect more with their congregation by displaying song lyrics and scripture verses with cool graphic backgrounds, announcement loops, videos, and even sermon notes.  As technology evolves, the door is opening wider for the church to be able to reach more…

August 3, 2018 / / Church Media

As the manager of an online church media store, I get to enjoy watching all of the incredible media pieces we receive from our producers. One themes that I find most fascinating is “space.” Also known as the final frontier. 😉 Space motions provide some of the most gorgeous backdrops…

July 27, 2018 / / Tech Tips

I’ve had the opportunity to prep services for large venues and small venues. I’ve dealt with large production teams and one man shows. All of them require you to be ready when the service starts. I use the same tricks no matter where I’m projecting lyrics and media. Here are…