Cruft

Does Your Tech Team Have a “Cruft Culture”?

Since 1915, Harvard University’s Cruft Laboratory has played host to leading-edge research and historic innovations. The lab was used to research antennas and batteries in the early days. During WWII it was instrumental in the development of radar and sonar. In 1944, the first electromechanical computer was assembled in the basement of Cruft. It was […]

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Tech Tools

5 Tech Tools Every Church Staff Needs

As your church grows, you’ll need the tech tools to help you manage your team, finances, and service elements. You’ll be amazed at how the right tools can launch your communication and productivity into the stratosphere! Here are five incredibly helpful tools: SONGSELECT: This platform from CCLI (Christian Copyright Licensing International) gives you legal access […]

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Volume War

A Survival Guide for Ministry Sound Techs

What do you do when the pastor comes to you and complains about the volume of the worship band? Mike O’Brien holds​ ​a B.A. in Music from Kennesaw State University and Master of Worship Studies from the Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies.​ ​He has worked as a producer, engineer, and mixer at Lucko […]

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technology changing

Online Technology for Smaller Churches

Smaller churches are sometimes reluctant to embrace technology and take their churches online. However, having an online technology strategy helps boost member engagement and encourages new church visitors. Connect on a wider scale by getting your church online. It’s easier than you might think and the rewards are well worth the effort. Keep Consistent Branding […]

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5 Common Myths

Ministry Technology Urban Legends

A myth is a widely held but false belief or idea. Here are a few myths that we hear commonly when it comes to mobile giving. OLDER GENERATIONS WON’T GIVE ON THEIR MOBILE PHONE – Baby boomers and older generations are using mobile banking apps, paying for their coffee via the Starbucks app, buying things […]

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