Church live streaming has become an essential part of doing church online. Here are some suggestions for live stream services.

Free Options

1. Facebook Live

  • Use your mobile device

  • Connect with your Facebook Page followers

  • Link to your Facebook Page from your website

2. Youtube Live

  • Use your mobile device, webcam, or camera plugged into a computer.

  • Link directly to your Live Channel from your website. 

1. DaCast

Price range:

  • Starter Plan $19/month (includes 100 GB of bandwidth & 20 GB of storage)

  • Premium Plan $125/month (includes 2,000 GB of bandwidth & 200 GB of storage)

  • Enterprise Plan $289/month (includes 5,000 GB of bandwidth & 500 GB of storage)

Features: *All plans include

  • Content delivery network (CDN) powered by Akamai

  • Live streaming, video on demand (VoD) packages and playlists

  • 100% white label (ad-free) with customization tools

  • Compatible with social media platforms and mobile devices

  • Analytics dashboard

  • Live Recording

  • 24/7 customer support

2. Streamingchurch.tv

Price range: 

  • Basic Plan $79/month

  • Premium Plan $127/month

  • All plans include a one time $79 activation fee and unlimited bandwidth (except for 24/7 broadcast ministries).

Features:

  • Ad-free

  • Facebook and Twitter compatible

  • Mobile device and Roku compatible

  • Moderated Chat

  • Map of who’s attending

  • Integrated sermon notes

  • Video-on-demand is available only on the premium plan.

3. ChristianWorldMedia

Price range:

  • $15/month for 35 simultaneous viewers per live event and 1.5MB maximum video bitrate

  • $35/month for 50 simultaneous viewers per live event and 2.5MB maximum video bitrate

  • $59/month for 200 simultaneous viewers per live event and 4.5MB maximum video bitrate

Features:

  • $15/month Plan:

  • 24/7 streaming

  • Roku compatible

  • Online Bible integrationlive streaming services

  • Social media integration

  • With the $35/month plan you will also get access to:

  • 50GB of storage

  • Compatible with Roku

  • Live site/online campus webpage

  • Email support

  • $59/month Plan (includes all previous features plus):

  • 100 GB of storage

  • Social Media direct sharing

  • Live Recording

  • Phone support

4. TruthCasting

Price: TruthCasting bases their prices on the number of members in your Church, or the average weekly on-site attendance.

  • Churches under 100 members: $25/month

  • 101-500 members: $50/month

  • 501-1000 members: $75/month

  • 1001-2000 members: $100/month

  • 2001-3000 members: $200/month

  • For higher numbers of members, TruthCasting offers custom pricing

Features:

  • Ad-free

  • Unlimited bandwidth and storage

  • Embed code to stream live video on your website

  • Phone support

  • Live recording

  • Compatible with iPhones and iPads

5. Livestream

Price:

  • Premium Plan $900 (billed annually, $199/month billed month-to-month)

  • Enterprise Plan starting at $999/month

Features:

  • Live embedding

  • Ad-free

  • Live chat with moderation

  • Plays on Facebook & Twitter

  • Tracking & analytics

  • Telephone customer support

  • Studio – Live production switcher

  • Enterprise (includes basic features plus the following):

  • White labelling

  • Unlimited channels

  • Paywall

  • Password protected events

  • Embeddable player

6. Churchstreaming.tv

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