TECH SUPPORT

As you meet and connect with your church family online, we hope these resources are helpful. 


churchstreaming.tv

  • 90 days free due to Covid-19
  • Encoder box or download encoding software on computer
  • Distributes streaming to Vimeo, Facebook Live, YouTube Live, and other platforms
  • Upload pre-recorded sermon at a set time

freeonlinechurch.com

  • Free to use
  • Takes your live stream from Facebook or YouTube and places it on the Free Online Church platform
  • Includes Bible and sermon notes

churchonlineplatform.com

  • Free to use
  • Embed your third-party streaming code (Facebook, YouTube, etc.) in the Church Online Platform and start broadcasting
  • Bible, chat and hosting tools

Facebook Live

Instagram Live

  • Ability to go live on Instagram
  • Able to invite another Instagram user to share their video on the live
  • Ability to save live to phone or share to IGTV

Instagram IGTV

  • Post pre-recorded video to Instagram
  • If it is under 10 minute you can upload from the app. If it is longer than 10 minutes you will need to upload from a desktop on Instagram.com or Facebook Creator Studio. 

Zoom (zoom.us)

  • Live video call
  • Free membership (with some limitations) available
  • Ability to join internet or by phone
  • Ability to divide group into small discussion groups
  • Recording Training Videos

YouVersion Bible App

  • Download the app, start a Bible study and invite friends

YouTube Live

CCLI Licensing - With the Church Streaming License, you can legally webcast your services, including the worship music beyond your four walls.

The Ultimate Coronavirus Guide for Churches

Video: Help for churches with online streaming, coaching & video production - Jonathan Smith

FAQs: Answering Tech Questions Pastors Are Asking

Video: Take Your Church Online In 24 Hours

Video: Launching Online Ministry

Free worship sets from Rend Collective

Ten Ways To Keep Your Church Healthy & Discipled During the Outbreak

RightNow Media - On demand Biblical contact with share with congregants.