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Watch the Worship
Innovators Conference

 

Watch all of the focus sessions, panels, worship and main talks that were recorded at the conference on June 7, 2021.

Main Sessions

Main Session 1
– Welcome
– Worship
– Talk – The Spark of Innovation – Matt McCoy
– Panel 1 – The Obstacles of Innovation

Main Session 2
– Talk – People vs Planning – Aaron Stewart
– Panel 2 – What To Do When Things Go Wrong

Main Session 3
– Panel 3 – How to Get Your Eyes Off the Page and Into the Song
– Talk – How to Plan Spiritually Formational
   Worship – Jake Gosselin

– Talk – Worship Teams & Tech Teams
  = One Team

Main Session 4
– Panel 4 – Leading Worship on a Budget
– Worship
– Talk – This Is Who We Are, Not Just
   Something We Do – Jenni 
Mcgrew
– Closing

Focus Sessions

Ableton Live for Beginners
w/ Matt McCoy, Loop Community
Learn the basics of how to use Ableton Live in worship to run multitracks.

Being More Organized as a Worship Leader
w/ Jason Kichline, OnSong
Learn the power of the OnSong app – a way to keep all of your music and charts organized.

Building a Healthy Team Culture
w/ Jenni Mcgrew, Worship Leaders Collective
It’s hard building a team that is all in and shares the same vision as you do. Learn how to pastor your worship team and build a culture that lasts.

Developing Sets That Engage Your Congregation
w/ Jason Houtsma, Worship Artistry
Just about any musician can pick a handful of songs for a worship setlist, but there is an art to developing a worship set that intentionally engages your congregation and encourages the flow of worship. Learn how to make a worship setlist that is meaningful, thoughtful and creative.

Electric Guitar Tone & Technique for Modern Worship
w/ Brian Wahl, Worship Tutorials
Learn everything you need to know about electric guitar tone and techniques for today’s modern worship sound.

Getting Started with In-Ear Monitors
w/ Doug Gould, Worship MD
There are so many advantages to in-ears, not only for the musicians but congregation as well. We’ll talk about types (universal or custom), devices to hear your mix, how to make changes to your mix, wireless, headphone amps, monitor mix apps, stereo vs. mono, effects, and more!

Getting Your Lyric Slides Right
w/ Adam Meyer, Worship Extreme
Discover the power of Music Stand and Presenter working together. Save time by creating your worship sets in one place for musicians and tech.

How to Lead a Stress-free Rehearsal
w/ Brian Wahl, Worship Tutorials
Rehearsals and soundcheck can be stressful and overwhelming, but they don’t need to be. Learn practicals tips and a framework that will make your next soundcheck or rehearsal go smoothly.

How to Legally Lead Worship
w/ Nate Scott, CCLI & SongSelect
CCLI Licenses, Streaming Licenses, Reporting – what does it all mean? Learn how to make sure that your church is legally covered.

How to Play Modern Worship Keys
w/ David Pfaltzgraff, Sunday Sound
There’s never been a more exciting and challenging time to be in the keys position on stage but as worship leaders we understand that there’s a big difference between ‘playing piano’ and ‘playing worship keys’. Figuring out how to articulate that difference and transition your volunteers from playing to piano to playing worship keys doesn’t have to be complicated or controversial.

Improving Your Live Stream
w/ Sweetwater
You may have recently scrambled to get geared up for live streaming. Now that you have a basic foundation, Kent Morris and Jeff Barnett present techniques to take your live stream to the next level, not just technically but how to better understand and engage your viewers.

Lessons from Behind the Mixer
w/ Sweetwater
Jeff Barnett presents seven insights from his journey as an audio engineer that took him far too long to learn. Get a jump on your journey with this mix of practical tech tips and relational wisdom he wished someone told him early on.

Lighting Techniques for Worship
w/ Sweetwater
Lighting 101 – The basics of lighting for the non-lighting expert. If you’ve ever had lighting responsibility unwittingly thrust upon you, this session is for you! We’ll cover various types of stage lights, what they do, and how they are controlled.

Live Streaming Your Worship Services
w/ Jake Gosselin, Churchfront
It’s more important than ever to make sure your church service has an online presence. Live streaming can be complicated. Learn everything you need to set up a livestream and take your worship services online.

Preparing Your Band With Sheet Music and Chord Charts
w/ Ryan Dahl, PraiseCharts
We all want our band to be on the same page and feel prepared. Learn the best tips on how to provide your band with the tools they need so they show up ready to worship.

Producing Your Own Music Tracks
w/ John Mike, Loop Gospel
If you want to start producing your own tracks for worship, Director of Loop Gospel John Mike will show how to creatively produce tracks to fill out the sound of your worship team.

Simplify Your Worship Planning with Planning Center
w/ Aaron Stewart, Planning Center
You may already use Planning Center to coordinate your weekend services. But are you using it as effectively as you could? Learn tips and tricks to simplify your worship planning and help your team be prepared for Sunday.

Tracks Made Easy
w/ Matt McCoy, Loop Community
Do you want to start using multitracks in worship? Using multitracks is a great way to fill out the sound of your band and replace missing musicians. It can seem complicated when you first get started, but in this session you will learn the easiest way to use tracks in worship.

Why Does It Sound So Bad? Top Reasons for Bad Church Sound
w/ Doug Gould, Worship MD
No matter what you do, does it seem like you will never grasp the concepts and techniques necessary to provide the best mix for your church? Let’s look at some reasons why that may be the case and what are some common-sense approaches to get you closer to where you want to be.

Women That Worship
w/ Rochelle Burlock, Women That Worship
Women That Worship (WTW) is a community designed for female worship leaders, songwriters, artists, and church leaders in ministry. Our mission is to see women living out a lifestyle of worship, rooted and grounded in the word of God, that radiates the love of Jesus Christ wherever we go. We are here to support, encourage, equip, and inspire female leaders in the local church. This session will include such topics as; Embracing the Call to Lead, Identity vs. Image, and What’s Your Sphere of Influence? Join Rochelle as she walks you through her personal journey of worship leading and shares the many lessons she has learned along the way.

Writing and Editing your own Chord Charts
w/ Adam Meyer, Worship Extreme
Learn how to create and edit worship charts with ChordPro, and how to easily share and transpose them.