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Thank You – A Remembrance Day Reflection

The following is a guest post from Scott Trapasso of Media that Matters. On November 11, as Americans celebrate Veterans Day, our neighbors in Canada will be celebrating Remembrance Day. Media that Matters has just released a brand new video called Thank You: Remembrance Day, and Scott tells us the…
November 9, 2012
Church Media

Communicating Events and Announcements through Media

Someone on the leadership team at your church had a brilliant idea for a new event. The idea was passionately presented, carefully considered, and planned with precision. This event is going to be epic, the stuff of legends. People are going to be served in incredible ways… if you can…
October 23, 2012
Church Media

An Election Season Mini-Movie: Promises, Promises

Promises, Promises is a very special mini-movie for me. While it’s one that I did not write (that was my creative partner Phil Grimes), I did have the initial inspiration to create the piece. That inspiration came while returning home from the Echo Conference in July 2011, where I was…
October 19, 2012
Church Media

Sunrise Long Play

When you think of a motion background, you probably think of a short, abstract loop that works really well behind worship lyrics. You may not always think of what's called a Long Play background. These longer-form clips have a unique ability to add a deeper story-telling component to your backgrounds.…
October 4, 2012
Church Media

Making Media Mistakes

You train. You practice. You hone your skills. Then you train again. You practice more. You keep honing your skills. But it happens. It happened to me this weekend. I made a big, fat, glaring mistake when running the worship slides at church. The worship team was going to go…
September 25, 2012