Church Audio Compression for Dummies

Compression for Dummies…how to get the most out of all the blinking lights

Church Audio Compression for Dummies “The compressor…that mysterious black box (or blue or red in some cases) that sits next to the soundboard…the piece of gear that I never touch because I don’t know what I’m doing…nice blinking lights but I don’t have a clue of how to use it.” If that’s you, then keep…

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Church Audio: Confessions and Revelations

Church Audio: Confessions and Revelations

Church Audio: Confessions and Revelations A couple days ago I read Psalms 150. I love that chapter and how it talks about praising God with the clash of cymbals and resounding cymbals – that must be loud. 3 Praise him with the sounding of the trumpet, praise him with the harp and lyre, 4 praise…

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What Does It Mean To Be A Sound Engineer?

What Does It Mean To Be A Sound Engineer?

What Does It Mean To Be A Sound Engineer? Not everybody sets out with a dream to be a sound tech for their church. What Does It Mean To Be A Sound Engineer? Some people evolve into the position by default. Sometimes you just happen to be in the right place at the right time…

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Church Audio: Finding Your Guitar Solo

Church Audio: Finding your guitar solo

Church Audio: Finding Your Guitar Solo Finding your guitar solo. If anybody has ever had the chance to listen to Lincoln Brewster speak, his story will be familiar. He tells of when he first left the worldly music scene and was starting to play guitar in church, he played very conservatively because he wasn’t sure…

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How Do You Keep Audio Ministry Fresh?

Life as a volunteer sound engineer can be full and hectic. It’s easy to lose focus, fall into stagnant patterns, turn on the autopilot and become nothing more than a passenger. I’d like to share with you three things that God laid on my heart to help me keep things fresh. Keep the relationship fresh The first, and…

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Church Audio: Blessed…with senses

God gave us 5 senses – touch, sight, smell, taste, and, of course hearing. I’m no physician but I believe that those senses are “given” in different degrees. My nose maybe doesn’t work as well as some other people I know but I really think He gave me a decent set of ears. These senses…

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