TIPS ON HOW TO CONNECT WITH YOUR CHURCH MEMBERS ONLINE DURING THE LOCKDOWN DUE TO COVID 19 PANDEMIC.

We did several announcement and awareness to keep our ministers and the general public informed with the need for Digital Evangelism as the next alternative to keep spreading the gospel and diminishing the spread of covid 19 as we keep reaching out to God. Although many thought the information was novelty but unfortunately is here now.

SOLUTION

  1. Get the data of your church membership. The data should include: Names, address, Phone number.
  2. If possible as an incentive to your member, get a budget and get some food stuff, or items to distribute to them.
  3. Open a personal facebook account , then a church facebook page.
  4. Send the link of the church Facebook page to the contact of your members and informing them when you will be ministering on sunday or midweek as the case may be. Pls note your preaching may not exceed 20-25 minutes because of data. From experience, Airtel network is ideal for places where Airtel network is very active. Get a new Airtel sim. You will get 6gig for N1,500, valid for 30days. There is an ongoing promo by the Airtel network and for three months you can get 6gig for every N1,500 worth data you subscribe. For a service of 30minutes each, it may last for 1month of 7 services.
  5. How to Stream: Open the church Facebook page on your smart phone and go live, without the use of expensive camera. As simple as that.

HOW THE MEMBERS & OTHERS WILL VIEW YOUR WORSHIP ONLINE.

  1. For the members to view you, the link should be sent ahead of time and the proposed time for the streaming. Keeping to the proposed time is essential because other ministries streaming could get the attention of your members if you don’t keep to time. Remember you are reaching the globe and not just your members.
  2. Pls, for the members to view they need to:
    A. open their Facebook account.
    B. Click on the link sent to them to view their pastor online.
    C. In case you want it viewed on a large screen Television, just open the Facebook page on a Laptop or any other android device with HDMI port. Get a hdmi cable connect from the laptop or the device into your Television HDMI port. Search for the HDMI on the Television and you will see the Facebook page on your television.

With the above you will still be able to reach your members and participate in your essential duty.

For more advance streaming get Vmix from Vmix.com, trial version, 60days for free. After 60days basic version with 4 input for free is available. With Vmix, you can add chest captions, scrolling, add effect and use several cameras. other software OBS from obs.com

For more detail call and we shall be able to help you. +2348028834755.

Remember to keep the children safe at all time. observe the Social distancing, hand washing with soap and water regularly and use sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. We shall fight this invisible enemy called covid 19 together.

God bless you.

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