Category: Tech Tips

July 13, 2018 / / Tech Tips

Of all the activities I experienced as a Cub Scout, the Pinewood Derby is one that did not go as well as I had hoped. My entry was a very simple car. Actually, I don’t even remember doing much to it, let alone painting it. Nonetheless, my anticipation for winning…

July 6, 2018 / / Church Media

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 Media

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…

June 15, 2018 / / Church Media

Let’s face it, showing bright colors on your screens can be a tough thing to pull off. The main grievance of bright colors is that it can make it too hard for the viewer to read the text. So, when the primary function of your song slides is to make…

June 8, 2018 / / Tech Tips

Technology can unlock limitless potential for today’s church. In the last few years, I’ve noticed more pastors and worship leaders turning to tablets and phones for use when on stage, and why not? They’re smaller, easily available and provide the user quick and easy access to information. These devices also…

May 17, 2018 / / Tech Tips

You know the saying, “Remember the good old days when…”?  Like, “Remember the good old days when you could buy a Coke for a nickel?” Well, I’m not quite old enough to remember that, but when it comes to displaying song lyrics in church, I remember the old days which…