Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0106 – Technological Adances and woes
Mar26

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0106 – Technological Adances and woes

(Preface: Sorry for the audio glitches – we were using some new technology this week, and had some time code issues…) In this week’s episode of the Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, David and Kevin talk about some new technology, some advances of our own Kevin Kruse and some woes that come in other areas of Technology! TWITTER: @wmcatalyst FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/worshipministrycatalyst VOICEMAIL: 360 818...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0104 – Portable Churches and Portable Worship
Jan31

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0104 – Portable Churches and Portable Worship

This week we talk about our experience with Portable Churches, worship and sound systems. We also talk about some of the things we’ve learned over the years in this area that might be beneficial for you if you find yourself in that environment! Whether you’re new or have been listening for quite some time, we would love to hear form you! Connect with us on twitter (@wmcatalyst) and facebook...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0076 – Interview With Aaron Stewart and Jeff Berg of Planning Center Online – Part 2 (of 2)
Sep27

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0076 – Interview With Aaron Stewart and Jeff Berg of Planning Center Online – Part 2 (of 2)

If you missed the last episode of the podcast, you will, without a doubt want to go check it out here.  We had the awesome pleasure of talking with the guys who are the master-minds behind Planning Center Online! In this episode we finish up this discussion and talk about some of the reservations Kevin has with adopting this awesome technology. I know without a doubt that you will enjoy this conversation. If you’re a faithful...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0075 – Interview With Aaron Stewart and Jeff Berg of Planning Center Online – Part 1 (of 2)
Sep17

Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0075 – Interview With Aaron Stewart and Jeff Berg of Planning Center Online – Part 1 (of 2)

What an awesome privilege it is to share with you this podcast. In this rendition of the Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast, we get the awesome pleasure of talking with the guys who are the master-minds behind Planning Center Online! It was awesome to get to hear the heart for ministry Jeff & Aaron share, and to hear the story of Planning Center Online. I’m sure you’ll enjoy our conversation! If you’re a faithful...

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Tech you should be using in your worship arts ministry

As a follow up to this last podcast I wanted to give you a little more info on some tech you should definitely be making use of in your worship arts Ministry. I know that Kevin & I may not agree on this list, but to me, these are essentials. They may not be the right fit for you, but I think they’re worthy of trying & checking out. 1.) Planning Center Online Okay, this is what sparked the debate in our last podcast....

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0068 – Technology & Planning Center Online

In this episode the WMC podcast, David & Kevin Jump right in to a discussion on adopting technology. It’s a touch topic for some, especially when you start asking why they haven’t adopted a certain from of tech. It’s a lively discussion that I’m sure you’ll enjoy! If you’re a faithful listening to the worship ministry catalyst podcast, we would love to hear from you and we’d also love it...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Interview with Graham Cochrane of www.therecordingrevolution.com

If you’ve been wondering what you’re going to do now that we’ve finished our series on the book God Songs, we’re fixin’ to break your addiction to the book as easy as possible. This week, we’re talking with Graham Cochrane of www.therecordingrevolution.com. Graham is running an awesome blog with tips, tricks & tutorials for recording in your home studio. Aside from the great content, he’s...

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NAB Show

One of the great things about following Worship Ministry Catalyst is that you get free stuff from time to time. This happens to be one of those times. What is the NAB Show you may ask…Here’s a little info from http://www.nabshow.com Where Content Comes to Life For more than 80 years, there’s been only one global event for people passionate about content. A place that fosters the convergence of industries the world turns to...

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Dangerous Decibels

So it’s happened to me yet again. Well, it happens more often than not. Someone came up to me after our service on Sunday morning and complained about the sound being too loud. The week before I had about 15 people come up to me and express that the sound was too quiet and that they didn’t want to sing out because they didn’t want the people around them to hear them singing. Believe it or not, people are just as...

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The neverending Debate (and I’m not talking Hymns and choruses)

So, this week, I once again came up against a couple of problems on my mac that I’ve never had on any PC. We use Adobe’s InDesign to do our bulletin in, and my Mac is the only computer with the software on it. Therefore, our office manager logs on to my computer via logmein.com when she needs to work on and print the bulletin. Well, I’ve been trying to create her a fully functining account that she can log into...

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The iPod as a worship tool

Today I wanted to write about a tech tool that I use quite often, the iPod. Of course, not everybody has an ipod, some have other brands of mp3 players, some use CD’s etc. Here’s why I use an ipod (or any mp3 player) instead of CD’s. First, it’s easier to go through a lot of songs. What I used to do was buy a bunch of CD’s, rip them to mp3’s and then load them on my computer. Lately I’ve been...

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Worship Minsitry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0009.5 – A Resource and encouragement

You might be wondering why this week’s episode is only episode 9.5. Well, like I explain in the podcast, I accidentally deleted the podcasts that Kevin & I recorded today, and they are unrecoverable. So, I had to record an episode with just me talking, so it’s only equal to half an episode. Since it was just me talking, I decided to share a resource that I use very frequently in worship ministry – planning center...

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Worship Ministry Catalyst Podcast – Episode 0008 – Recording Technolgy as tools for worship ministry

In this weeks episode, Kevin, Scott and I talk about the different pieces of technology that are available for worship ministries to use to help improve our effectiveness. We talk about different pieces of gear as well as costs and various uses for each item we talk about. We would love to hear what gear you use in your worship ministry and how you use it. Please feel free to comment on this post or send us an email using the contact...

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Church Tech Talk

If you haven’t checked out the guys over at church tech talk you really need to. It’s a group of guys who do tech stuff in churches, and they talk about it in a podcast, as well as give you really cool free stuff. They’re very funny, and very informative. They have a very similar missions to ours, which is one reason why I love what they do. I’d strongly recommend you listen to Episode # 77, and then every...

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