Sermon Entry

How to add sermons to website Steps 1 through 12 can be completed before the service starts for an AM service, for a PM service just wait until afterwards. Steps 1-7 are on the left side of the screen and then steps 8-12 are on the right side of the screen. Use internet browser (Chrome) to navigate to this website: https://calvaryvc.org/wp-admin/index.php and login to the Calvaryvc.org dashboard using the credentials given to you. Username: Soundman … [Read more…]

Spiritual Warfare Series

Ephesians 6:11 Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.  12 For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. (KJV) We have looked at two categories of Satan’s schemes to keep lost folks lost and saved folks ineffective.  Temptation and manipulation are unfortunately … [Read more…]

Singing Christmas Tree Lights

This describes the control and connections for the flashing lights on the singing Christmas tree.   The lights are stored up in the attic above the elementary Sunday school classes.  There are two tubs.  One for the lights and one for the extension cords.  Hang the lights like the picture above with the power plugs to the right side (facing the tree).  Use gaff tape to tape the small zip ties to the back of … [Read more…]

Spiritual Warfare series

Ephesians 6:11 Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. 12 For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places. (KJV) It seems easier to divert a flowing stream than to stop the flow, right? It’s easier to swerve than to stop a car … [Read more…]

Live Stream Sermon Title Image

This describes the process to make a typical Sermon Title for the Sunday morning AM service live stream in OBS.  Reference the current Live Stream Sermon Title example above. Steps 1-28 can be accomplished anytime prior to Sunday once the sermon title is known.  The following steps after should be done on Sunday morning for setup of the OBS Scene “Live Scene Closeup w/Sermon Title”. Open http://www.canva.com. Login using Calvary’s Google Acct: Username: webmaster@calvaryvc.org Password: … [Read more…]

Spiritual warfare series

To review, we have been looking at Ephesians 6 to understand how we are to prepare for and engage in spiritual warfare. Specifically, recently we have been delving into 6:11 and 12, “Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against … [Read more…]

YouTube Thumbnail

This describes the process to make a typical YouTube thumbnail for the Sunday morning AM service live stream. Reference the current YouTube thumbnail example above. For special occurrences it may be desired to use a different design, i.e. for Christmas, Easter, etc. Open http://www.canva.com. Login using Calvary’s Google Acct: Username: webmaster@calvaryvc.org Password: Calvaryvc Click on “All your designs” Select a previous YouTube thumbnail design. When it opens in another tab revise the title at the … [Read more…]

Audio Recording

This describes the process of recording a sermon or any other program held in the sanctuary. All recordings are accomplished using the “Sound” PC using the freeware program called “Audacity” Turn on and login to the “Sound” computer. Run audacity program. Click on record when ready to record. When ready click on stop. Perform this step, if any editing is necessary for dead space at beginning or to remove unwanted sections. Connect headphones to the … [Read more…]

Sound Board Configuration

Description of the typical sound board connections and operation for normal worship services. The audio mixer is a Mackie SR24-4 24 channel audio board. It is setup in a mono configuration with the left and right speakers getting the same audio signal from the amplifier. Channels 1-20 are independent channels, meaning they each have their own settings and connections. Channels 21/22 and 23/24 are stereo inputs. Channels 1-20 Description These channels each have 3 inputs: … [Read more…]

Bulletin Upload

How to update the weekly bulletin on the website. There are two procedures for this: One for the beginning of a month and one for the 3-4 weeks after the beginning of the month. For the beginning of the month perform all steps. For the rest of the month stop at step 11. Use internet browser (Chrome) to navigate to this website: https://calvaryvc.org/wp-admin/index.php and login to the Calvaryvc.org dashboard using the credentials given to you. Username: Soundman … [Read more…]