Being the church online

Due to the onset of the Covid-19, lots of churches and meetings are exploring alternative ways of being together (often digital).  Here’s some resources:

The New York Times published an op-ed that started some controversy: Why Churches Should Drop Their Online Services

In response to that writing (and earlier) a number of other folks shared their thoughts:

Workshop resources:

This resource list is from the conversation:  Quakers adapting in new ways – sharing and discussion”

 

Discussion Recording

Friends Meeting at Cambridge Tech Diagram

Equipment list for Friends Meeting at Cambridge

Contributions from our small groups in conversation

“Blended/Hybrid” Meetings for Worship – online and in-person.

This pandemic and the need for social distancing will most likely require us to remain distanced, at least significant parts of our communities, for a long time/”new normal”.

Some Friends are  wondering about how we continue to incorporate the gifts technology has given to us in this time while also being in physical spaces.  Here’s some resources, all shared with permission.

Spiritual Reflections: 

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