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Best Practices for Small Groups

Setting up fellowship Meetings Think about hosting a dinner party where 50 people are sitting around the same round table and you, as the host, are trying to ensure that every single person is participating in the same conversation with the entire group, rather than breaking into side conversations. It would be chaotic and likely ...Read More

Best Practices for Worship

Here are some important things to note when creating worship opportunities via zoom: Don’t allow participant video or audio Though it can be tempting to try to allow people to participate via audio and video if you’re using Zoom to stream your worship services, this is rarely a good idea. Consider these factors: It is ...Read More

Setting Meeting Defaults

These are the default settings I recommend you change for your Zoom account. This simply means that when you schedule a meeting, these are the options that it will default to. You can easily change these options for individual meetings when you schedule them. My hope is that these changes create a balance between wanting ...Read More

How to use Google Hangouts Meet

A more in-depth tutorial will be forthcoming Google has made Hangouts Meet (a more robust version of Google Hangouts that is great for video conferencing) free for all Gsuite users until July 1 due to the coronavirus.  In order to use Google Hangouts Meet, you need to have Gsuite (which is not the same as ...Read More

How to back up your files to Google Drive

Want to access your files from anywhere? This tutorial will show you how to backup your files to Google Drive safely and securely, by first turning on two-factor authentication. Note: You need a Gmail account for this. Find this and other helpful tutorials at diobeth.org/how. Still having trouble? Email the Rev. Megan Dembi, Missioner for Communications, ...Read More

How to sign up for a Google/Gmail account

Having a Gmail account gives you access to all kinds of helpful (and free services). This tutorial will walk you through the sign up process. Find this and other helpful tutorials at diobeth.org/how. Still having trouble? Email the Rev. Megan Dembi, Missioner for Communications, or call her at 610-691-5655 ext. 225. ...Read More