I’ve been reading the first part of a book called Data Analytics Made Accessible by Anil Maheshwari. His book sparked several Big Data Ideas for Church. FYI, I consider today’s post to build on the foundations I presented in my earlier posts Big Data and the 21st Century Church, and Using Big Data in a… 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 nearly crashed my whole church network recently. You’ll laugh when you find out how. But, I’m gonna make you work for the one thing that you should do right now to prevent it. You’re going on a journey with me… Friday Friday is my day off. I’m not at work on Friday. Except today,… Read More


Brace yourself for my Analysis of Easter 2018! Don’t worry I’m not evaluating anyone other than myself and the team effort at Greenwood this past easter. This will be a long and detailed post. So, if you aren’t up for that you can just skip down to the conclusion at the bottom. Analysis of Easter… Read More


On Sunday Mornings I have quite a few responsibilities so I’ve developed a Sunday Morning Tech Checklist. I’m not in charge of the musicians’ tech, but I am in charge of just about everything else that has to do with technology. I’ve found that it is very easy to overlook something when I’m rushed on… Read More


Video streaming is hot right now. Facebook still boosts live videos at the time of this writing, and people are getting used to the idea of joining, and interacting with a live stream. For this reason, churches are really starting to capitalize on live-streaming services and events. My church live streams mini-episodes of us walking… Read More


  Yep, that’s a picture of a house fire. Yep, that’s my house. I’m mad thinking about it. Everyone is safe. But, I mean there was a fire IN MY HOUSE!! Luckily I had made some choices that have helped me get through this without as many bad consequences as there might have been. House… Read More


My Greek resource list includes items that I use frequently. These may not be the items that I would use if writing a professional paper. Instead they are the actual things that I use. Anyway, here we go.     1. This is my favorite Greek resource. I use this one daily for my Bible… Read More


desktop apps i use everyday

These are apps that I use on a desktop or laptop nearly every day. These are all available on both Mac and PC, so no need to worry – you can use them today! Google Drive/Dropbox – I actually use both of these, even though they are pretty close to the same thing. Both allow… Read More


how i use an intern

I want to share with you how I use an intern. You’ve probably wished that you had more help at whatever you do. Even if you don’t handle church media stuff, you can still take some things away from this message. How I Got an Intern Someone asked me today, “how did you get an… Read More