TNB140508 — 8 Video Mistakes that Pastors Make

On today’s Tech, No Babel: 8 Video Mistakes that Pastors Make

Of course, the biggest mistake is not using video because of some fear of or misinterpretation of scripture, but other than that, here are 8 mistakes pastors make all the time while using video.

1. Doing it all yourself.
2. Calling attention to mistakes.
3. Not taking input from the video team.
4. Focussing on design as well as content.
5. Calling for slides that don’t exist.
6. Not understanding resolution.
7. Pushing for something too early.
8. Doing something just because another church does.

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Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div.

Paul Alan Clifford, M.Div. has been a tech volunteer with Lexington City Church (formerly Quest Community Church) in Lexington, KY since 2000 and is the founder of, llc. He became part of the technology in ministry team when his church’s attendance was around 200 in one Sunday service and has witnessed it’s growth to a peak of 5,200 average weekly attendance in one Saturday service, four Sunday services in one online and two physical campuses. He literally wrote the book on podcasting in churches, twitter in churches, & servant-hearted volunteering, as well as writing various articles for publications like “Church Production” and “Technologies for Worship” magazines. He has thousands of members of his ProPresenter Users' Group on Facebook and thousands of subscribers to his YouTube channel.