Let’s do something amazing, together.

These are my notes from a talk I gave at our annual production volunteer celebration. We have an amazing team and I am honored to get to be the one to encourage them. A couple[…]

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Be Flexible

I was going back through my notes on some of the production staff meetings we’ve had over the years, and came across the very first value we talked about: be flexible. In that era, I[…]

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what is the perfect volume? part 2

In part one of this post, I talked about making sure you know what you are trying to do in your services and how volume fits into that.  This is a leadership question, more than[…]

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what is the perfect volume? part 1

I get a lot of questions about how loud we run our services at Willow Creek.  I always find it difficult to give a standard answer.  Much of that comes from the fact that I[…]

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What is technical excellence anyway? (probably part 1)

When it comes to doing production in our churches, what is technical excellence really? Is it the best gear? The best volunteers? As close to perfection as possible? After thinking about my post, “A Clean[…]

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