PipeChat Digest #2427 - Wednesday, October 10, 2001
 
Re: Help, salary/job descriptions/etc.
  by <Innkawgneeto@cs.com>
Technical Question from So. California
  by "Audrey Jacobsen" <AJ1995@home.com>
 

(back) Subject: Re: Help, salary/job descriptions/etc. From: <Innkawgneeto@cs.com> Date: Tue, 9 Oct 2001 23:16:47 EDT     --part1_8b.d6d3fe8.28f5179f_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   One standpoint --   (1) Congregations would not think of suggesting that pastors "offer" = their services, precisely because it is the congregation's responsibility to provide for them. A pastor is called to serve.   (2) Music Ministry is a calling, also. And it requires skill, = leadership, and pastoral care. Music ministry takes great planning -- it does not = just happen. Scriptures indicate that the Levite Musicians had one job and one =   job only: the service of the temple, or tabernacle, or tent. That was = their task, and the Israelites were required to support them with offerings of meat, grain, and wine.   How many of these people in your congregation would simply "offer" their services to their companies?   Finally, for the most part, one gets what one pays for. An investment in = the music program of your church is an investment in the life of the = congregation -- it is not a luxury.   You have an uphill battle. But it is not an impossible one. Music is = always the bone of contention in churches. It has been for centuries.   Neil B       --part1_8b.d6d3fe8.28f5179f_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><BODY BGCOLOR=3D"#ffffff"><FONT = SIZE=3D2>One standpoint -- <BR> <BR>(1) &nbsp;Congregations would not think of suggesting that pastors = "offer" their services, precisely because it is the congregation's = responsibility to provide for them. &nbsp;A pastor is called to serve. <BR> <BR>(2) &nbsp;Music Ministry is a calling, also. &nbsp;And it requires = skill, leadership, and pastoral care. &nbsp;Music ministry takes great = planning -- it does not just happen. &nbsp;Scriptures indicate that the = Levite Musicians had one job and one job only: &nbsp;the service of the = temple, or tabernacle, or tent. &nbsp;That was their task, and the = Israelites were required to support them with offerings of meat, grain, = and wine. <BR> <BR>How many of these people in your congregation would simply "offer" = their services to their companies? <BR> <BR>Finally, for the most part, one gets what one pays for. &nbsp;An = investment in the music program of your church is an investment in the = life of the congregation -- it is not a luxury. &nbsp; <BR> <BR>You have an uphill battle. &nbsp;But it is not an impossible one. = &nbsp;Music is always the bone of contention in churches. &nbsp;It has = been for centuries. <BR> <BR>Neil B <BR> <BR></FONT></HTML>   --part1_8b.d6d3fe8.28f5179f_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Technical Question from So. California From: "Audrey Jacobsen" <AJ1995@home.com> Date: Tue, 09 Oct 2001 22:24:10 -0700   Does anyone know if it is possible (and also, how to) copy a Digital8 camcorder tape to VHS and retain high quality audio fidelity?   Audrey Jacobsen