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Creative projection is just a trend. But visual worship is a movement. For the last decade, a tribe has been forming around the radical notion that we can worship through what we see. Our tribe is made up of tech artists, creative directors, worship leaders, engineers, graphic designers, filmmakers, storytellers, volunteers, projection wizards, lighting gurus, […]

Many of you reading this article series may not find yourself in an “arty” type of community, and that’s ok. Not every community is designed to be the same. And not every church’s expression has to be filled to the brim with art. If every church was the same, how boring that would be! However, if […]

Articles of Interest

  • illuminate: a visual workshop

    Today, I’m thrilled to announce a brand new resource that I hope will fuel your visual worship journey! If you’ve read “The Guidebook for Visual Worship”, this workshop will feel like the next natural step. But even if you haven’t read it, you’ll still gain a greater vision of visual worship & can read the […]

  • the most influential layer

    no matter what media i have in my playlist… no matter what software & technique i’m using… no matter what the message is… …the most influential layer in VJ-ing is the music. It’s the one element that completely dictates the emotion of the moment. i’ve curated and sequenced an iMix via iTunes…a playlist of music […]

  • A New Wineskin

    “You wouldn’t pour new wine into old wineskins. If you did, the skins would burst, the wine would run out, and the wineskins would be ruined. No, you would pour new wine into new wineskins—and both the wine and the wineskins would be preserved.” ~ Matthew 9:17 (The Voice)  I As many of you already […]

  • The Visual Liturgist

    I’ve just spent the past few weeks teaching workshops at various conferences, such as NWLC & ECHO. One of the classes I taught focused on a concept I’ve been practicing called “visual liturgy.” This is in essence the art of storytelling as it relates to a worship gathering. It’s the ancient practice of using visuals […]

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Authored by Stephen Proctor. Training for visual worship leaders. "A Guidebook for Visual Worship" (newly revised edition!) + "Illuminate: tales of visual worship" releasing this fall!

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