Reaching Out Beyond Social Media

Daily Hope Phone Line from the Church of England

Daily Hope offers music, prayers and reflections as well as full worship services from the Church of England at the end of a telephone line.
 

The line – which is available 24 hours a day on 0800 804 8044 – has been set up particularly with those unable to join online church services during the period of restrictions in mind.

Visit www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance-parishes/daily-hope-phone-line

Dial-a-Sermon from St Luke’s and St Philip’s, Kew

St Luke’s and the Barn Church, Kew have set up a phone line for parishioners to ring in and listen to the weekly sermon if they don’t have access to the internet.

Read https://bryonytaylor.com/2020/04/21/creating-a-dial-a-sermon-system-for-those-not-online/  to find out more.  (If you decide to do the same please click here to set up your Twilio account. It will give St Luke’s and you $10 free credit.)

Rev James Hutchings from St Mary Barnes delivering parish news to those without email.
There are ways of belonging to a worshipping community at this time that do not rely on a broadband connection, writes Lorraine Cavanagh in the Church Times. Click here to read full article.