I helped my church install hearing devices for worship, and these hearing devices have been a great blessing to some people in the congregation.
I'm Brian Hilbrand, I have been a member at Grant CRC all my life. I was baptized, raised, and made profession of faith in this church. I have been running sound there since I was 12. (12-13 years). Now in 2013 I am the "Sound set up coordenator" for our church sound, where I set up our sound for Sunday worship and events in the church. Also I opperate sound for other events that take place in the church, as well as sing and sometimes play guitar in the worship band at church.
When not in church I Volunteer at various events, including an all day concert in Muskegon, and also am a part of my community theatre for 7th shows with them.
My interest as sort of stated above would be: Sound and tech stuff, also singing, playing my guitars, community theatre, volunteering for many great charities.
Next to paid staff, I'm the only one who spends time of my own at the church during the week. I love doing what I do, 100% But this is a "thankless Job" if you will, and sometimes just a little appreciation would be nice. Do any of your churches do anything for that kind of person, and if so what do you do?
When I originally pitched the idea I came at it because of my experiences in the world of theatre and entertainment through radio, the same way as stated above and came up with this discloser for...posted on: Livestreaming Worship and Privacy Concerns
I enjoy getting to read and post on the "Tech" part of the site, and hopefully it helps other people that read what ive wrote.posted on: Your Feedback = Chance to Win
I posted about going to a conference and having it payed for. I didn't go to a conference, but have since designed and upgrated our entire new sysem and it has been great!!
Update to this: I now have a title as "Sound Set Up Coordenator" where I set up for anything thats at church like before, but with a title. That being said, I have since got a gift card for gas,...posted on: Paid Tech ... Need Opinions
My home church use to have a guest book we passed, and people would put in contact info, and now we have a guest book when you come in but last I knew nothing gets done with that info..