I love being able to share great resources with fellow youth workers, it's even better when they are FREE. It's great of the fine folks over at the Youth Cartel to release a free collection of Christmas Movie lessons written by Joel Mayward. This could make a great...
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David Crowder Crowd Source Christmas Video | Youth Specialties
Over at YS we did a little experiment. We told the 4000 youth workers at NYWC in Atlanta to all record a David Crowder Band song and then upload it to YouTube. The genius that is Brad Sitton then took all the footage and made this incredible video out of it. Enjoy!...
Vader, Did You Know?
This is such a great mashup of two things that I love, Christmas and Star Wars. The song "Mary did you know?" and Star Wars seem an unlikely pairing, but it's awesome. Thanks to Marko for posting it.
A Few of My Favorite Things…
A few days ago Chris posted his geeky wishlist so I figured that I would post mine as well. Here it is for your enjoyment: Blue Microphone Yeti Pro. This guy does it all. With both USB and XLR hookups, 4 polar patterns to choose from, 24bit recording (4x better...
My buddy Adam had a great list of geeky Christmas gifts over on his blog this morning. Here's a few of my favorites: For super smooth panning on my YouTube videos… buy the Camera Table Dolly at the Photojojo Store! For capturing my every moment of adventure… buy...
Video: Bethlehem Rhapsody
I saw this from a number of people today on Facebook, so you might have seen it already, but if you are looking for a fun video to show for Chirstmas, this might be it: If you need a few more try these Digital Nativity and Mr Bean.
Another Nativity Video: Mr Bean
I love this video, I think it's super funny. I've posted it a few years back, but that version is no longer available, so here it is again, Merry Christmas.
Digital Story of the Nativity
I loved this video. Great way to image the birth of Jesus in our digital age.
Some Christmas Freebies
There's a lot of Christmas Freebies floating around this year. I thought I'd let you know about some before it's too late. Free Media from the Simply Youth Ministry Media Store Free Media from Centerline Blog Free Training from Cadre Connection iTunes Holiday Sampler...
Carol of the Bells – iPhone Band
I just saw this over at Josh Griffin's blog. They opened their high school service this weekend with a rendition of Carol of the Bells played by an iPhone band. Really fun.