To help individuals and families during the COVID-19 pandemic, here are some resources to help while you’re at home. This list will be updated as new resources become available.
Answers.tv (https://www.answers.tv/): a video streaming service created from the temporary shutdown of the Answers in Genesis attractions, the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum. This is a state-of-the-art video streaming platform that initially offers over 1,000 videos and live programming, available virtually anywhere in the world. People waiting out the coronavirus and then into the future now have another on-demand media option to consider. A yearly subscription is $39.99 US (just over $3 per month). A one-week trial is available for free.
Redeem TV (RedeemTV.com): a new online streaming service featuring Christian and family-friendly visual media content. No membership or pay-per-view fees and no ads.
Logos 8 and Faithlife: The makers of Logos Bible Software, Faithlife, have made Logos 8 available at a special 30 percent discount to help many pastors and church leaders in maintaining ministry operations and outreach during this season of social distancing. Faithlife has also extended its free trial to Faithlife Connect, a rich resource of uplifting entertainment designed to keep students and families connected with one another and God’s Word as they spend more time at home.
Back to the Bible app: To help churches stay connected and minister to their members during and after the COVID-19 pandemic, Back to the Bible is offering a free digital service. The BttB.App platform offers churches the ability to integrate their existing websites with various functions, such as coordination of online groups and classes, live streaming as well as taped sermons, direct email correspondence with congregants, social engagement between members, among other uses. The app meets the needs of churches of any size.
Focus@Home: Focus on the Family has launched a free streaming platform for families called Focus@Home. It features some of Focus’ most popular content, including the animated video series Adventures in Odyssey and McGee and Me, and video series and feature films such as Last Chance Detectives, Every Boy Needs a Hero, and Mully.
Crown Financial Ministries: With the COVID-19 global pandemic shutting down economies, spiking unemployment and slashing incomes, Crown Financial Ministries is offering free resources for effectively managing personal finances in a time of crisis.