Seeing people’s faces raises moral and lowers stress.
As Local Outreach Pastor during the COVID19 pandemic, the church is faced with new challenges when it comes to connecting and serving people. While most folks know how to use social media and communications platforms like its second nature, we must consider those who may not know how to use technology to connect.
Think about the elderly widow who is isolated but she has a smart phone. She may not be aware of the capabilities at her fingertips. The objective is to help you help others connect face to face using technology.
Below are some simple videos and instructions you can share with others. Help those feeling isolated and lonely connect. Be their buddy and the face that brings them hope and comfort.
FaceTime (iPhone, iPad and Mac)
How to set up FaceTime
How to use FaceTime
Here are some FaceTime alternatives (that are free)
Windows, macOS, iOS, Linux, and Android
WhatsApp for beginners – How to video
Windows, macOS, iOS, Linux, and Android.
Facebook Messenger [You must have a FaceBook account to use this feature]
Let’s help our neighbors connect during quarantine during this COVID19 situation. Let’s keep relationships and loving our neighbors at the forefront of our minds while we exercise proper precautions like social-distancing and self-quarantining.