December 21, 2020

Facebook Live is a good livestreaming option for one-way broadcast of a church service. Altar Live brings together the best of livestreaming and person-to-person videoconferencing to deliver an interactive church experience.

WRITTEN BY

Andrew Mahon

PUBLISHED
December 21, 2020

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