The times they are a-changin' in the music industry.
Check this out... SellABand. The music company, the band and the fans all profit from the deal.
There are a lot of indie bands that I have never heard of on this site and the ones I listened to weren't exactly stellar, ...but what a great idea.
This system doesn't really work for churches, but I like the thinking. There are definitely creative ways to reach people and fund ministry that have not yet been dreamed up.
Time to start dreaming...
[Link via Springwise.com]