SHINE CONFERENCE exists to unite, equip and inspire church leaders and creatives.
What began in 2008 as a training day for the St Paul's music team, has evolved into an event for creative teams from all over the country.
God is the ultimate Creator and we want to see the arts used with excellence to communicate the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Whether your artistic gifts lie in music, design, drama, graphics, production or video, SHINE is the conference for you!Register
Oscar Muriu from Nairobi Chapel is a world renowned speaker, his vision is to see the African church rise up to its place and calling in the Global Church. Oscar’s is also passionate about seeing the creative arts used with excellence to communicate the good news of Jesus.
|9:30||Registration / Coffee|
|10:00||Welcome / Worship led by CityAlight|
|10:20||Guest speaker – Oscar Muriu|
|11:20||Worship led by CityAlight|
* Why use Creative Arts in church? – John Gray
* Raising Volunteers & Interns – Oscar Muriu
* Why is worship central? – Nikki Fletcher
* Using Visual Media effectively – Rich Vassallo & Anthony Harrison
* 'CityAlight' (St Paul's) album project launch & overview – Rich Thompson
|2:30||Workshops 1 (choice of 4)|
|3:20||Workshops 2 (choice of 5)|
|4:45||Worship led by CityAlight|
I have the gear but need help making it work.
Jim and Dave will walk you through basic mixing techniques. Some helpful tips on getting speech clear and music ‘easy listening'.
Tips on why and how to read the bible clearly and confidently.
Concepts will also relate to those in Drama ministry.
"HELP! I'm a classically trained pianist who wants to play keys!"
OR "HELP! I can read the 'dots' but struggle with chord charts!"
Lachlan is a diverse keyboardist who will explain the techniques and sounds you need for contemporary music.
"We need a youth band!”
We Are The Outpost originating from St Alban's MBM Rooty Hill will be sharing their 8 year journey of doing life together as a worship band, providing some practical advise about starting a youth music ministry.
Mixing contemporary music. For those who have a good sized music team and have trouble making it all work together.
Come hear from two of the industries best. With decades of live mixing experience in both churches and the secular industry, Dave and Jim will give you some practical hands on advice on how can approach mixing for your Sunday service or events.
Whether your team is small, medium or large, music should and can be excellent. Learn to arrange popular songs and hymns in a way that is fresh, appropriate to your teams size and in a way that will lead and engage your congregations.
The St Paul’s communications team consisting of Meredith Percy, Anthony Harrison, Cam Carnell will talk about the why and how behind what we do. We will seek to provide tips on how to effectively communicate to your church. We will offer insights on the importance of web & social media in the modern day church whether you’re just starting out or looking to increase your impact.
Leading Worship tackles basic practicalities. In this session, we look at three questions that help to sharpen our thinking as worship leaders and musicians:
St Paul's Castle Hill
421 Old Northern Road
Castle Hill 2154
Saturday 21st June 2014
9:30am - 5:00pm