We use a free ticketing system for church events that we expect to push the capacity of our building. Ticketing helps us balance attendance across multiple time slots, and locations. Why Use a Free Ticketing System for Church Events? In our context at Greenwood Baptist Church, we have certain events that draw crowds large enough… Read More


What do you do with a pile of old electronics at church? Maybe you are like me. Maybe you have held onto some pieces of technology at church and now you have a pretty sizeable pile of junk taking up space. What Do You Do with a Pile of Old Electronics at Church? Step 1… Read More


Last week we talked about Midi Over Network (part 1). This post assumes that you’ve read and enacted what we talked about last week….This week we talk troubleshooting Midi over network. More specifically, I’ll walk you through the problems I had to troubleshoot to get everything to work on my network. Properly Configuring the Midi… Read More


Basically you’re getting two posts today. Because of that, I’m giving you some insight into my personal life because it’s what I want to write about in one of these posts! Daylight Savings Time Daylight Savings Time is a ridiculous concept. Time cannot be saved, or gained! The older I get the harder it is… Read More


I teach a couple of basic bible reading classes each year at our church. They cover basic interpretive issues in the Old Testament and also in the New Testament. At the completion of one of the classes a person asked me for a book recommendation. They wanted to give a family member a book that… Read More


Let’s talk about CHMS, or Church Management Software comparison. Today I want to share a simple infographic that I created for a recent presentation in a staff meeting. Why Use an InfoGraphic for Church Management Software Comparison? This simple graphic was something I used while talking about the overall pros and cons of a few… Read More


Now that I’m a little older, I enjoy having the right equipment available anytime. So here is what is in my church tech bag. I’ve posted this over on the sight everydaycarry.com also. You can view all the details there. I’ll just post a picture below: This is the stuff that I carry when I’m… Read More


How do you recruit new Small Group Leaders? We recruit in several different ways. I’m sure that some of you can name a few that I’ll forget, so please leave a response in the comments. This little evaluation is done through the lens of selectivity and control. Now, without further discussion let’s get to the… Read More