James Bosma

  • I was going to say the exact same thing, so I'll just add to Bryan's point.

    If you just use the sound mix that comes from your sound board for your audio recording, it has the potential to...

  • Great article, I'd suggest you add one more that's absolutely crucial: A champion!

    A church needs someone, whether it's a staff member, a council member, a volunteer, or an outreach...

  • Marian,

    Our kids have participated in some summer programs at Harvest. They have an amazing check-in system with tablet kiosks attached to nametag printers. If you gave the church office a...

  • Great idea to post about PCO, Adom!  We started using Planning Centre Online at Faith Church in Burlington about 4 years ago. Here are some notes based on our experience.

    I highly recommend...

  • Hi, Josh.

    It wasn't clear in your ministry survey that the ministry description was intended primarily for internal use. Either way it should clearly communicate who you are, what you do,...

  • I may be alone on this, and hate to be a naysayer, but I completed the survey and I was disappointed with all of the name choices presented. I was especially disappointed with the ministry...

  • Good points, Harry.

    I think Faith Alive would actually be a better name for this new agency than any of the choices presented. But that would probably lead to even more confusion.

  • Hi, Rachael.

    There are several service providers that you typically need to manage and maintain a church website and it can get a bit confusing because some of them combine their services...

  • I got to experience worship with Jeremy and his band, Body + Soul Collective at the Canadian Gathering recently. They lead with humility and reverence, and the original songs that they do fit all...

  • I can't imagine trying to plan a worship service without the Scripture and sermon theme. To me those are essential to choosing songs that lead the congregation through a rich worship experience....