Live Streaming

Live streaming can seem daunting but, in most churches, it is possible with the right knowledge and equipment.

Beginners Guide

Here is a great Beginners Guide to Live Streaming

Here is a quick start guide to web streaming on YouTube.

Digital Tools and Resources

The Church of England has put together a useful blog about digital tools and resources you might find helpful.

For a list of digital communication tools for church leaders, communications teams and church staff to refer to see here

Click here for a live streaming hardware guide, listing kit requirements at various levels. This guide about what equipment you might need is also helpful.

If you are thinking of investing in equipment such as a sound system, projector, loop system or live streaming equipment,  Church Sound Systems could help you. To see an example of a church who do livestreaming really well, see Rediscover Church.

Diocese of Exeter Webinars

If you missed our July 2020 webinar all about live streaming, you can watch it here

If you missed our October 2020 webinar about live streaming, you can watch it here. Passcode: qpaMbt8^

Song Licensing

More information about live streaming and song licensing in churches can be found here

Other resources

Christian Publishing and Outreach (CPO) has put together some great digital guidance for churches.

Helpful guidance for joining services as an online guest is here

Faith Online was set up to help churches livestream and provide phone recordings of their services.

Please also join our CofEDevon Comms & Digital Group on Facebook to share ideas and advice about how to effectively reach our communities during this time

One-to-one Guidance

If you would like a one-to-one digital workshop with a member of our Communications team please email here