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April 2022


FEATURES

When is Sound Good?
Transitioning Broadcast Workflows from SD to HD, 4K
As Technology Platforms Evolve, Scalability Should Inform Your AVL Gear Choices

CLASSROOM


IN DEPTH

RUSHWORKS Church Video Production Solutions

NO FIXED ADDRESS

Technology’s Potential to Transform Worship for All

A CLOSER LOOK

Casas Church Becomes Home to North America’s First KLANG:konductor

GROWING WITH

ListenTALK from Listen Technologies

FOR THE WORSHIP MUSICIAN

How to Read Guitar Tabs in 15 Minutes, part one

CONSOLES

The Big Decision: When is it Time to Upgrade Your Audio Console?

BEST IN SHOW

Digital Audio Solutions from Allen & Heath

AUDIO

What is AES67 and Why is it Important?

BROADCAST

Let’s Get Digital: Adopting Effective Video Technologies to Support Houses of Worship

RIGGING

Maintaining Your Rigging System

INTRODUCING

VocoPro IEM-Assist Extend System

WHAT THE SPEC

5 Key Features of the AKG Lyra USB Microphone

Q&A WITH…

Ed Qualls, CEO and Founder of Just Add Power

CASE STUDY

Redemption Church Trusts Haivision Connect to Help Grow its Online Ministry
Passion City Church Paves Way for Audio over IP

CFX

Prevention Strategies for Livestreaming Issues

REVIEW

3DME Active Ambient In-Ear Monitoring System from ASI Audio x Sensaphonics

DEPARTMENTS

How to Navigate the Magazine

OUT OF THE BOX

LAWO’s V_matrix vm_udx
C2G HDMI HDBaseT Extenders
Eos Apex from ETC
Hitachi Kokusai SK-UHD7000 4K Ultra HD Broadcast and Live Production Camera

INSTALLS

St. Edmunds Church Leaps into the Future
Gateway Church Brings the “Cinematic Look” with Sony
RF Venue Systems Chosen for Brookstown United Methodist Church

NEWS

INDUSTRY NEWS
PRODUCT NEWS

March 2022


FEATURES

Becoming a Leader
Welcoming KVM Technology into the World of Worship
Why Streaming Service Providers Make Sense for Churches

CLASSROOM


IN DEPTH

Densitron’s Intelligent Display System
ADJ’s Encore Lime Par Series
Symetrix Audio System Solutions

BUDGETING

Foundational Purchasing in Phases

FOR THE WORSHIP MUSICIAN

Six Essentials for Setting Up a Small Studio
Q&A with Brad King, Founder of The Creak Music

CASE STUDY

Thrive Leadership Conference Thrives with Sardius Media

FILO

An Only God Kind of Story
Producing the FILO Conference
Safe Places
Conference and Breakout Faculty
These Are My People
Exhibitor/Partner Listings and Floor Maps
Coaching
Reflections from FILO 2021 Chicago
Book Excerpt: I Love Jesus but I Hate Christmas

CFX

Time for a Wireless Mic Upgrade?

WHAT THE SPEC

Five Key Features of Media Shuttle from Signiant

GROWING WITH

TSL

Q&A

Kent Margraves, Meyer Sound U.S. Sales Manager, Midwest

VIDEO

5 Tips for Creating Compelling Story Videos

BEST IN SHOW

Live Streaming Solutions from AJA Video Systems
LED Screen Solutions from Nanolumens

DEPARTMENTS

How to Navigate the Magazine

OUT OF THE BOX

VuWall’s PAK Video Wall Nodes
Hall Technologies Apollo Technology Room Kit (TRK1)
Box Caprice Folding Acoustical Shell Tower
Meyer Sound PANTHER Large-Format Linear Array Loudspeaker

INSTALLS

DiGiCo Brings Sonic Sea Change to Seacoast Church
The Woodlands Methodist Church Gets Immersive Treatment with L-Acoustics
Ecore Provides Solution to Recreational Youth Center Expansion
Rivers Church Bolsters Yamaha Collection with Two RIVAGE PM7

NEWS

Industry News

January 2022


FEATURES

Hybrid Worship at North Langley Community Church
Q & A with Jay Leedy, Senior Business Development Manager for Sony Electronics
Technology Spotlight: Phased Upgrades Save Money

CLASSROOM


AUDIO

Is Your Audio Equipment Future Proof?

IN DEPTH

American Audio's CS8 Column PA System

CAMERAS

How to Select the Right PTZ Camera for Any Budget

LOUDSPEAKERS

Understand Loudspeaker Warranties

CFX

Looking Ahead to 2022

CONSOLES

How to Build a Mix

NMFF

New Media Film Festival Adds Faith and Family Category

LIGHTING

What is an Opto-Splitter

FOR THE WORSHIP MUSICIAN

Understanding Capos

CASE STUDY

Parkway Baptist Church

BEST IN SHOW

Live Production Switchers from Blackmagic Design
Wireless Systems from Sennheiser

GROWING WITH

Digital Projection

NO FIXED ADDRESS

House of Worship Pre-Easter Checklist
How to Choose the Correct Batteries for Wireless Mics and IEM's

WHAT THE SPEC

Five Key Features of Green Hippo Hippotizer Karst+ MK2
Five Key Features of ReveLux StoryGlass LED Panels
Five Key Features of L-Acoustics L-ISA Processor II

OUT OF THE BOX

Voice-Acoustic's VENIA Column Line Array Loudspeakers Series
IHSE's DracoMV42-H2DH 4K60 Multiviewer
Nuemann's Miniature Clip Mic System

A CLOSER LOOK

PRICOM Lighting Brings The Promise to Life at Meridian Point Church
Chabad of Summerlin Community Center's Annual Festival of Lights

INSTALLS

LynTec Power Control Shines a Light on Mexico City's Metropolitan Cathedral
Nexus Cristian Fellowship Connect with Allen & Heath in Bangkok

NEWS

Industry News

PRODUCT SHOWCASE

Product Showcase

November 2021


FEATURES

Case Study: Saint Elizabeth Catholic Church
The Moody Church Sets the Stage for Singers with ASI Audio 3DME System
In Person DOve Awards Return with Bandit Lites

CLASSROOM


CFX

Finding Reputable Consultants and Integrators

LOUDSPEAKER

Understanding and Applying Immersive Systems in Houses of Worship, Part III

IN DEPTH

Blackmagic Design Studio Camera
Sennheiser's Evolution Wireless Digital
Cobalt Digital's RIST Main Profile Security Option for Cobalt Compression Line
DirectVoteLive

MICROPHONE

Knowing Your Polar Patterns (A Refresher)

LIGHTING

A Church Lighting Grid Primer, Part Two

FOR THE WORSHIP MUSICIAN

Do You Need an Audio Interface
Rolands JD-08 and JX-08 Sound Modules
Essential Tips for Miking an Acoustic Guitar

INFRASTRUCTURE

Going the Distance: Choosing the Right HDMI Infrastructure

BEST IN SHOW

Headset Microphone Solutions from DPA
Live Production and Streaming Solutions from Broadcast Pix

VIDEO WALLS

Four Reaons a Video Wall Might be Right for Your Church

WHAT THE SPEC

Five Key Features of Planar MGP Series LED Walls
Five Key Features of Elations KL Panel XL
Five Key Features of Panasonic LUMIX BS1H

INTRODUCING....

SessionWire

DEPARTMENTS

How to Navigate the Magazine
Michelle's Thought Board

OUT OF THE BOX

Marshall Electronics CV605 PTZ Camera
Sony Electronics HDC-F5500 System Camera
Casios Privia PX-S110 Digital Piano

INSTALL

Riverside Harvest Churchs New House Lighting Features the Chroma-Q Inspire LED Fixture
Kettering SDA Church Illuminates its Worship with Elektralite and Avolites Gear
Paragon 360 Helps Spence Chapel Tell A Story with Revelux

NEWS

Industry News

PRODUCT SHOWCASE

Product Showcase

October 2021


FEATURES

Technology Spotlight: First Lutheran Church
A Well-Trained Team is Essential to Your AVL Network
Value in Upgrading Lighting to Improve Overall Livestream Experience

CLASSROOM


CONSOLES

Implementing a Broadcast Streaming Function in a House of Worship Environment

LOUDSPEAKER

Understanding and Applying Immersive Systems in Houses of Worship, Part 2

IN DEPTH

Luminex Araneo

INTRODUCING....

Firefly LED

LIGHTING

A Church Lighting Grid Primer, Part One
Lighting as a Live Streaming Investment

GROWING WITH...

Mark Roberts Motion Control (MRMC)

NO FIXED ADDRESS

Q & A with Darius Seabaugh, Senior VP Marketing at ACT Entertainment
In Conventional with Caleb J. Hopwood, National Sales Associates, Full Compass

CFX

Leadership Lessons Learned from a First-Time Church Conference Manager

BEST IN SHOW

Lighting Solutions from Robe Lighting
Live Streaming Solutions from Magewell

FOR THE WORSHIP MUSICIAN

Great Sounding Drums: Keeping it simple (or not)
The Best Mini Guitar Amps of 2021

WHAT THE SPEC

PTZOptics PT-JOY-G4
LCS2 from PRICOM Lighting
MSE Audio SoundTube Line Array

DEPARTMENTS

How to Navigate the Magazine
Michelle's Thought Board

OUT OF THE BOX

The ProLine Pro Audio Headsets from Eartec
Roland V-160HD Streaming Video Switcher
KRK KNS 6402 and KNS 8402 Headphones
ADJ Focus Wash 400

INSTALL

Transformation Church Upgrades Worship Service Production with Ayrton Levante Fixtures
DiGiCo Quantum 338 Does the Work of Three Consoles at CityHope Church
First United Methodist Church Welcomes Renkus-Heinz ICLive X Series to Support Thriving Music Program

NEWS

Industry News

PRODUCT SHOWCASE

Product Showcase

September 2021


FEATURES

Quality Audio for Any Sized Worship Space
Case Study: Lighthouse Word Outreach Center
Unlock Live Production with NDI 5

CLASSROOM


INTERCOM

Four Radios to Consider for Your Church

LOUDSPEAKERS

Understanding and Applying Immersive Systems in Houses of Worship

IN DEPTH

Arcadia Central Station from Clear-Com
ChurchStaq from Pushpay
Sonnet DuoModo Thunderbolt Expansion Systems
Auton Motorized Systems Lectern Lifts

LIGHTING

Colored House Lights - An Industry Roundtable with the Experts

ASSISTED LISTENING

The ADA, Hearing Loss and Assistive Listening Systems

VIDEO WALLS

Five Things to Consider When Selecting LED Walls

GROWING WITH....

Roland Professional

FOR THE WORSHIP MUSICIAN

Essential Tips for Guitar Care

BEST IN SHOW

Moving Head Spot Options from ADJ Lighting
Loudspeaker Solutions from Ashly Audio

NO FIXED ADDRESS

Purchasing New in 2021...Trying to, Anyway!

WHAT THE SPEC

Broadcast Pix RoboPix Camera
Studio Technologies Dante Intercom Kits
The ETC Lonestar

DEPARTMENTS

How to Navigate the Magazine
Michelles Thought Board

REVIEWS

The SolidCom M1 Wireless Intercom System from Hollyland

OUT OF THE BOX

Sonys XVS-G1 Entry Level Switcher
Briteshots BritePower Modular Power System
DPAs CORE Directional Headset Microphones
JVC Professional 4K and HD PTZ Cameras with NDI HX and SRT

INSTALLS

Allen & Heath dLive and SQ Perform In Perfect Harmony at Guildford Baptist Church
World Outreach Church becomes First HOW to Install L-Acoustics K3i
Pliant Technologies CrewCom Enhanced Auburn Community Church

NEWS

Industry News

PRODUCT SHOWCASE

Product Showcase

August 2021


FEATURES

Loudspeaker Location: A Critical Factor in Great Worship Sound
Tips for the Choosing, Feeding and Care of Automated Lights and Console
Dallas Theological Seminary: Designing for hybrid in-person and virtual worship design

CLASSROOM


AUDIO

Audio Issues in the New Normal

VIDEO

Creating Exciting VOD Content

LEADERSHIP

The Tech Leader with a Heart

LIGHTING

Metrics for Evaluating LEDs, Part 2

CFX

Program Overview

KEYNOTE SPEAKER JUSTEN OVERLANDER

Its Time to REENGAGE Your Congregation with Your Church

KEYNOTE SPEAKER BRI JONES

Your Congregation & Community Need You to RECONNECT with Them

KEYNOTE SPEAKER TODD WAGNER

RENEWING and REFOCUSING is Vital for Your Ministry

NIGHT OF WORSHIP

REFOCUS and Be SEEN with Seen Collective
Special Events at CFX
A Day at CFX - What Does it Look Like?
Exhibitors

BEST IN SHOW

Loudspeaker Solutions from Renkus-Heinz
Loudspeaker Solutions from Biamp

WEBSITE

11 Clues: Your Church Website Sucks (FIX Them)

CASE STUDY

Z-HD5500 Cameras from Hitachi Kokusal Enable "Next Level" Quality and Volunteer-Friendly Operation for Oak Ridge Baptist Church

RIGGING

What is Rigging? Why Do We Care?

BROADCAST

Things to Consider when Choosing a Camera for Your Ministry

WHAT THE SPEC?

IFBlue Wireless, distributed by Lectrosonics
1 SOUNDs Tower LCC44 Cardiod Line Array Column
GAMMA LEDs Vision TX5

DEPARTMENTS

How to Navigate the Magazine
Michelle Thought Board
Guest Editor Note from Ron Procopio

OUT OF THE BOX

PRICOM Lightings LCS-2 Lighting Console
MEGA-LITE Linebot Q480
TWC 47 WiFi Thermostat from Capital Energy Systems

INSTALLS

Crossroads Christian Church Relies on Solid State Logic for both live Streaming and FOH Duties
The Shepherds Church Brings its Flock into the DiGiCo Ecosystem
Lighting Ministries Helps Living Word Church Shine

NEWS

Industry News

PRODUCT SHOWCASE

CFX Featured Products

June 2021


FEATURES

Technology Spotlight: Citizen Heights
Portable Audio Racks See Resurgence
Using Colored House Lights to Create the Mood

CLASSROOM
In Depth
LAWOs Home
BriteShot AirAffair

CFX

Have You Heard About all the Audio at CFX?

MICROPHONES

Selecting the Rig Mic for Your Church Services

A CLOSER LOOK

Faithful Power Control: Grace Chapel Selects LynTec

WHAT THE SPEC?

Magewells Ultra Encode
Alcons Audio LR7 Micro Line Array
The NewTek Spark Family

IN THE MUSE

How to Make Your Website Useful

BROADCAST

Q&A with Satoshi Kanemura, President, FOR-A Corporation of America
How to Build Remote Production Kits for Every Budget

INTERCOM

Two-way Radio Improve Church Communication

STREAMING

Now is not the Time to Stop Streaming

LED DISPLAY

Refocusing on Worship Displays for Returning Congregations

BEST IN SHOW

Premium Speaker Technology from 1 Sound

IN THE MUSE

How to Make Your Website Useful

EXERPT

Assistive Listening for Your House of Worship

DEPARTMENTS

How to Navigate the Magazine
Michelles Thought Board

REVIEWS

Beyerdynamics Unite Intercom System
ADJ Link

OUT OF THE BOX

Energy Efficient LED Ellipsoidal Fixtures from Lightronics
Hollylands Solidcom M1 Wireless Intercom
Evolution Wireless from Sennheiser
LynTec Lighting Control Panel Series
NDI 4 from NDI

INSTALLS

Waves Commercial Audio Improves Worship at Second Presbyterian Church
The Brooklyn Tabernacle Tunes a New EAW PA System
Abidjan Church Makes No Compromises on Architectural Design
Arizona Church Uses AV Bridge MatrixMIX to Record and Stream

NEWS

Industry News
Product News

October 2020

The CHOSEN

Shure Announces Passing of Mark Brunner, VP of Global Corporate & Government Relations | LAWO Mourns Passing of Michael Mueller, VP of Sales | Franck Fabry Appointed VP of Sales for A.C.ProMedia
Samantha Potter to Drive Allen & Heath UA Commercial Audio Field Support | Atlona Adds AV Industry Experts to EMEA Sales and Engineering Team | Austrian Audio Appoints Group One as Their Exclusive US Distributor
Tauranga Elim Church Equips New Facility with Audio System from HARMAN Professional Solutions
St. Mary Royal Oak Bestowed with L-Acoustics Sound Fit for a Queen
beyerdynamic Unite Wireless Intercom Bundles
Canon CINE-SERVO 4K Camera Lens
Two Pros Share Tricks for Gain Staging Transmitters and Receivers with Recorders – Pt 1
The Fusion MBL 20 & 40 by GLP
JVC CONNECTED CAM 500 Series
The Satellite Modular Laser System from Digital Projection
Marshall Electronics Included in 5 Words Media’s #FreeChurchAV Contest
Lighting Solutions from Elation Professional
Broadcasting Solutions from TSL Products
Assistive Listening Solutions from Listen Technologies
Ribbon Microphones from Royer Labs
The Local Church Goes Portable
Setbacks to Church Growth Through Technology
How To Get Your Pastor On Board with Tech
Intelligent File Transfer Solutions for HoW
Proper Hand Placement on a Vocal Mic
Maximizing Your Lighting Grid
Using Teleprompters
Video Editing for Pre-Recorded Virtual Services in the Small Church
Worship Pastor to Video Producer Overnight
Making the Switch: Mixing for Streaming Audio, PART 2
Case Study: Small Streaming Solution Adds Up To Big Boost for Texas Church
The New Age of Virtual Events: Lights, Camera and Stream
Spotlight: The Chosen
Hitachi Kokusai’s SK-HD1800 Broadcast and Production Cameras
Yamaha’s TransAcoustic Series
New Products

July 2020

GT Church Upgrades LiveStreaming With Adorama Business Solutions

Audio-Technica U.S. Makes Two Appointments to Its Product Management Team | Magewell Becomes the Newest AIMS Member | Pliant® Technologies Expands Reach with Three New Manufacturer’s Reps
Royer Ribbons for The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square
The VC-100UHD 4K Video Scaler with Ultra Scaler Technology from Roland
BenQ’s LU and LH Filter-Free Laser Projectors
Presidor™ DMX 512 Controller from Johnson Systems, Inc.
Datavideo KMU-200, a 4K Multi-Channel Touch Screen Region of Interest Switcher
Q&A with Mike Wells President, XSF
GT Church Upgrades Live Streaming with Adorama Business Solutions
Belmont Church Offers Service Loud and Clear Through d&b A-Series
Developing Sanitation Protocols for Lav Work
Remote Locations Are No Problem for Zixi
Loudspeaker Solutions from Renkus-Heinz
Camera Solutions from Canon
Live Production Solutions from Virtz Group
Different Mics & Their Uses
Why Audio is the Next Upgrade for Worship Spaces
Designing Cohesive Systems that Perform
Now is the Time to Broadcast Your Services
How Acoustical Design Affects Church Audio, Part II
Lighting for Video
Designing a Lighting System
Blending LED with Traditional Lighting
The Value of a System Integrator
Don’t Forget Your Screen!
Starting with the Basics
Keeping the Faith Alive, Virtually
Tech Spotlight: Livingstone Adventist Academy
QuadHead2Go from Matrox
The M-Vision Laser 18K Projector from Digital Projection
New Products

May 2020

Matin Audio WPS at Springs Church

Industry News: LynTec Strengthens Customer Service with Live,Tailored Support and Training | Shure adds Associate Vice President to Product Development Team | PMC Appoints Sweetwater Sound as a Full Line US Dealer
First Baptist Jackson Upgrades to HD Live Production with FOR-A
Sight and Sound Technologies Upgrades The Springs Church with Martin Audio WPSe
Mount Hope Broadcasts Its Live Services Using Waves eMotion LV1 Live Mixer
DPA 4560 CORE Binaural Headset
The TriCaster® Mini 4K from NewTek
The EOS C300 Mark III from Canon
Vaddio AV Bridge 2x1
Lectrosonics IFBR1B Receiver Pack and Charging System
What is HDBaseT?
Five Best Practices and Tips for Creating an Online Worship Experience
Understanding Feedback
How Many Mixers Does Your Church Need?
The Importance of Assistive Listening
Clearwing Systems Integration Transforms Ark Encounter's Answers Center
Understanding Audio Zones and DSPs
Mod Scenes Switches Their Manufacturing To Create PPEs
Stay Connected with Drive-in Worship Services
Understanding Live Production Terminology
LCBC - Lives Changed by Christ
Change Happens
Online Training For the Lighting Designer
Online Training For the Audio Technician
Online Training For the Worship Team
What Service Looks Like During Pandemic Restrictions
How To Start Your Own TV Channel For Free
Staying Spiritually Connected Despite Being Socially Distanced
Tech Spotlight: Lincoln Berean | How a Megachurch Became a "Church In Your Pocket"
Artiste Picasso™ from Elation Professional
The Maxell WU5603 3LCD WUXGA Laser Projector
Case Studies from CFX
New Products