With COVID-19 impacting every aspect of church ministry, we wanted to share some resources for doing small groups and youth group meetings over the internet! Please feel free to reach out to us and let us know what strategies or technology you have been using during this time of social distancing.
Apps like Zoom and Google Hangouts are both common choices for communicating online during social distancing. As churches are starting to use apps like these for facilitating church small groups, we want to share some pros and cons of Zoom and Google Hangouts. Click below to learn which platform might be the best option for your church’s small group communities!
This article lists some important tips for using Zoom and other video conferencing apps for facilitating youth ministry. Make sure you practice using the app before you use it for a youth group meeting, and make sure that there are always at least two adult leaders present in the video meeting. This article includes several other helpful thoughts about logistics and safe practices. Give it a read and let us know what tools you are using to facilitate your youth ministry during this time!