Planning Center: Worship Planning Made Simple

If you plan a weekly worship service then you will want to check out Planning Center! It’s a worship planning, volunteer scheduling, media repository, emailing, texting machine! Here’s a quick video overview: [youtube...

Newsstand: Freebies

When I updated my iPhone to iOS 5 the first thing I remember thinking was, “Too bad I’m stuck with this stupid Newsstand app on my home screen!” I didn’t use Newsstand on my iPhone and hated that I couldn’t relegate the empty app to a...

DSLR Video: Who I Follow

As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, I have been diving into DSLR video over the past few months. The DSLR Camera has, as Philip Bloom described, “democratized cinematography.” What he means is that the affordability of DSLR cameras has made cinema...

Free Stock Music

One of my favorite resource websites is Free Stock Music. The title is pretty self explanatory. The site hosts all genres of stock music. From electronic, to corporate themes, Free Stock Music is a great resource. Here are a few of the projects I have used their...

Before and After

About two years ago I was called back to my home church to be the Associate Student Pastor. Up until that point my youth ministry team had consisted of one person, me. Of course I had volunteers and student leaders, but as you well know– if you don’t...

EVANGAtweets

Eons ago fellow youth ministry geek Matt McGill wrote a blog post called EVANGAtweets. This weekend our student ministry is discussing evangelism in our weekend worship service. In honor of Matt I quickly whipped up a few EVANGAtweet slides to cycle through...