Today I want to discuss Christian Meditation: Reviving a Lost Art by Mark Hollis. He notes that the Psalms open with the righteous one meditating on God’s torah. In the same way physical exercise benefits the body, meditation produces health for your mind that enables it to perform at a higher level of efficiency (Location… Read More


I was recently asked to connect a portable building to our network. The portable building sits 650ft from the nearest building. Since network cables do not generally run more than 300ft this created a problem. My consultant suggested a radio system from Ubiquiti (specifically the Ubiquiti Nanobeam AC gen 2). The installation and setup stretched… Read More


I had the privilege to read Generation Z by James Emery White recently. This book truly was a privilege. I learned quite a bit from his calm and intentional writing style, not to mention the content. First, I’ll give a quick run-down of the contents of the book. His main thesis is that people under… Read More


I work as a full-time Small Groups/Media Pastor. It’s basically like having two part time jobs. I know a lot of you are in the same boat. Today I thought I’d list my top 4 distractions as a Media Pastor. The way I’m approaching this is to name the top 4 things that take me… Read More


Today I want to share with you a personal checklist that I’ve made for setting up the required technology for new hires at Greenwood Baptist Church. You can call this list steps for onboarding new hires with technology at church. I share this with you in hopes that it will streamline your setup with a… Read More


Do you ever wish that your life was a great story that would be told for years to come? John C. Maxwell addresses just that issue in his book Intentional Living. Maxwell is a believer, and if you read this book from that perspective it certainly has applications to ministry. His style of writing is… Read More


For the past 6-8 weeks I’ve been leading my church through a migration from Planning Center for all of our church needs, to Elexio Community. A few years before that I didn’t so much lead as react to migrating from Membership Plus to Planning Center. Today I want to share the lessons I’ve learned from… Read More


I want to share an example of my church KPI dashboard today. This example is just a JPEG, so it will not dynamically update – we’ll talk more about that below. I’ll start with a picture of my church kpi dashboard, then get into the terms and specifics. This post fits into my series of… Read More


As a goal drive/achievement oriented person, I thought I would share my 2019 Tech Goals for my Church. I’ve got several of them! So, I’m going to keep the descriptions brief. 2019 Tech Goals for My Church #1 Setup a True “Online Campus” Finally move to the church online platform from Life.church. They have a… Read More