This week, we are talking to Zach Synder and Caleb Weidman. These are two of the founders of Blackbar, an online ministry dedicated to empowering churches to reach their communities with digital tools.
They have released some great videos helping churches navigate Livestreaming, Communications, and more.
Zach is the Video Director at Lifehouse Church, and over the past 7 years, he’s lead teams in both video production and live production environments. He’s also a host and co-leader of Blackbar, a ministry whose purpose is to inspire, educate, and encourage church and ministry creatives. Zach is passionate about seeing media used for the advancement of the Gospel and the edification of the church.
After over a decade of professional marketing and graphic design experience, Caleb is now the multimedia and marketing director at Grand Rapids First in Grand Rapids, MI. He oversees the production of media content, advertising, and online presence for the ministries of the church. He also is the president of Blackbar.
TOPICS COVERED IN THIS EPISODE:
– Church Video Announcements
– Photographing your Church Service
– Creative Blocks
– Killing the Church Bulletin
– Fast and Cheap Ways to Livestream
– Improving your Church Livestream for Free – Audio vs. Video
Check Out Some of Black Bar’s Videos:
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