Pre-Conference Masterclasses

Monday, October 21, 2024

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Four In-Depth Pre-Conference Masterclasses

Select a Premium Package During Registration to Add a Masterclass to Your Registration

*Additional registration costs are required.

**Each Masterclass happens simultaneously, so a person can register for and attend only one. Masterclasses are also occurring simultaneously as Leadership Collectives, so you cannot choose to attend both a Masterclass and a Collective.

Audio Mixing For Worship


Intermediate to Advanced Skill Levels 

This class will walk you through mic choice and placement, preamp gain staging and choices, creative and practical uses of low and high pass filters, pros and cons of using gates or source expansion, use of plug-ins, when to use Parametric vs Dynamic EQ, uses and pitfalls of compression, summing and output routing strategies, and effect use. There will be ample time with the instructor to address specific applications or use cases from attendees.

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Mastering the Art of Creating Compelling Story Video

Unlock the power of storytelling in your church with our comprehensive masterclass on story videos. In this four-part series, you’ll delve into the theory, equipment, interviewing techniques, editing practices, and distribution strategies necessary to create compelling and impactful testimony videos. Emphasizing that the heart of a great video lies in the story itself rather than the equipment used, we’ll explore how to capture authentic narratives with both professional-grade and budget-friendly tools. Whether you’re a seasoned videographer or just starting out, this masterclass will equip you to effectively share the transformative stories found in your church.

Enhancing Church Safety and Security Through Practical Training

This interactive session is tailored to empower you with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively safeguard your house of worship. Learn to develop a robust emergency operations plan and build the confidence to lead your church through potential crises. Whether you’re looking to refine your existing plans or build a new foundation in church safety, this workshop is your step towards creating a secure and prepared church community.

Strategic Leadership: Leading People Through Inspiration, Alignment and Execution

In this masterclass geared towards anyone in a ministry or church leadership role, you’ll be equipped with the strategy to develop and empower your staff and volunteers through a series of interactive discussions. Explore the cornerstones of strategic leadership: vision, strategy, team dynamics, and successful execution of plans. Discover how to create ministry teams that are empowered to do more than you can imagine!