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ALT ep8 | PRESTON SHARPE

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The Church used to be known for her art & beauty. What happened??? On the 8th episode of the ALT podcast, I sit down with my friend Preston Sharpe, who does a brilliant job at explaining why so much of the Church has become a creative wasteland. Preston is an artist-pastor who leads Sacrament Church in East Nashville. […]

Seeing Icons With Protestant Eyes

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Have you ever looked at ancient, eastern icons & just thought, “Those are weird. I just don’t get it.”??? Yeah… me too. I mean, they don’t even look like normal human beings, much less a somewhat-possible picture of what Jesus, Mary & the Disciples might have looked like in real life. So what’s the deal? […]

Articles of Interest

  • Chasing Francis

    For the past few years, I’ve felt like a pilgrim on a journey towards a far off, distant land. I am feeling less & less at home in the current church culture. I am longing for something more…something new. Fresh revelations coupled with new & deeper expressions of worship. A Church that is Christ-centered in […]

  • Projections in a Forest

    I’ve seen a lot of projection mapping videos over the years. And I have to say, this one is perhaps one of the most impressive I’ve seen. It’s like the bioluminescence in the movie Avatar… but in real life! Most projection mapping is done on a large-scale using massive canvases, such as entire walls & buildings. Yet this […]

  • Visual Silence

    In honor of Lent, I want to talk about one of the beautiful, mysterious aspects of visual worship that excites me greatly…Visual Silence. Over the years, I have learned to value moments of visual silence. This has meant scaling back the level of visual intensity and taking a “less is more” approach. After all, I’m […]

  • A Story of the Stations

    STATIONS OF THE CROSS: a story of ancient visuals for modern worship Bradley Hodges is a visual worship leader from Alabama who has greatly inspired me this past year. He & his church have been using my “Stations of the Cross” collection, & they’ve been so moved by the idea of the stations that they commissioned an artist to […]

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APPS x VISUALS

ProPresenter & ProVideoPlayer 2 are my go-to apps for projection. I've also created a handful of digital illuminations, many of which come FREE with the purchase of software.

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TRAINING

"The Guidebook for Visual Worship" & the Visual Workshop series are designed to train & inspire your visual worship team.

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