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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

  • A Neo-Liturgical Soundtrack

    (continued from “A Neo-Liturgical Convergence”) I heard Jeremy Begbie (my new hero) speak at a conference recently, and he shed some light on a growing frustration I’ve felt with today’s contemporary, modern worship landscape. “The emotional bandwidth of today’s worship music is very narrow.”  I would say the same goes for most of today’s worship media. […]

  • Gear Doesn’t Matter

    I’ve got a secret that I probably shouldn’t tell you. The gear you use doesn’t really matter! It’s true. I’ve been reading “REWORK” by the founders of 37 Signals, and it’s been rocking my world. Finally, there is a book about business the way I am wired! One of my favorite sections is titled “Tone […]

  • Entertainment vs Art

    When teaching about VJ-ing and designing visually engaging experiences, I often hear people voice their greatest fear: that their church’s visual expression will be perceived as a performance and not worship. It’s pretty clear to me that the new cardinal sin on the block is that worship becomes entertainment. And I would have to agree. […]

  • A Neo-Liturgical Convergence

    At the beginning of the year, I wrote a post called “A New Liturgy.” It was both a condensed version of my own journey of discovering the beauty and mystery of liturgical worship, as well as a review of Aaron Niequist’s new musical experiment. According to Google Analytics, it was the top post of this […]

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