Category: Media Spotlight

November 1, 2018 / / A Life of Worship

I love the cold, Autumn days in Oklahoma. Just enough sun to remind you of summer fun and just enough rain to make you want to sit by the fire with a good book (or video game 😉 ) Whatever Fall means to you, I hope that you’re able to…

October 19, 2018 / / Church Tech Tips

If you work at a church, chances are you’re in the midst of planning your Christmas / Advent services. Before you’re 100% settled on the look and feel of these services, I wanted to remind you of one essential aspect most non-designers overlook: the font. A great font can make…

October 5, 2018 / / Church Tech Tips

Retro images are in the limelight right now and with the Golden Light Retro motion from Dan Stevers, you can easily create this look for your song slides. So, let’s give it a try! Here’s what I’ve designed below: And here’s a breakdown of what it’s made of… Here are the…

September 27, 2018 / / A Life of Worship

On one of our family vacations up north, I was blessed to witness a field full of yellow butterflies. The site was breathtaking. For those of us who spend most of our days in suburbialand, on occasion like this almost feels like a once in a lifetime event. I even…

September 7, 2018 / / A Life of Worship

At times, leading others in your church can feel overwhelming. How do we take care of so many while honoring God and taking care of ourselves? The answer? Grace. Such a small yet powerful word. Grace means a lot of things to a lot of people. To some it is mercy.…

August 29, 2018 / / Church Tech Tips

Fall is upon us and with it comes golds, reds, oranges and browns. Let’s talk about adding those colors into your media library. We get have a lot of options in our Media Store. Some backgrounds are nature oriented, some backgrounds focus on the colors of fall and some bring…

August 17, 2018 / / Church Tech Tips

Continuing our journey into the final frontier, we’re going to look at another way to make space backgrounds work for you and the congregation you serve. 🙂 For this next example, I’m using the Out There Earth motion by Shift Worship. Since we used a super bright motion last time,…

August 3, 2018 / / Church Tech Tips

As the manager of an online church media store, I get to enjoy watching all of the incredible media pieces we receive from our producers. One themes that I find most fascinating is “space.” Also known as the final frontier. 😉 Space motions provide some of the most gorgeous backdrops…

July 6, 2018 / / Church Tech Tips

For the last entry in this series, I wanted to try something a little different – a bright text box over a busy background. Sometimes the background has a good variety of color, but the color is muted. With the brighter text box, it helps draw the eye to what…

June 29, 2018 / / Church Tech Tips

We’ve conquered the bright background with only two colors, but what if the background has three or more colors on it? Let’s see what we can do! 🙂   This design involves a gradient background for the additional text box instead of one solid color and no outline.  Also, notice…