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. 

Paid Options

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. Sunday Streams

Price:

  • The first plan is $49/month (includes 250 GB of bandwidth & 100 GB of storage)
  • The second plan is $79/month (includes 1,000 GB of bandwidth & 300 GB of storage)

Features:

  • Ad-free
  • Embed on your website
  • Phone and email support
  • Facebook and Twitter compatible
  • Broadcast 24/7
  • Mobile compatibility and customizeable phone apps
  • Analytics dashboards

4. 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

5. 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

6. 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

7. Churchstreaming.tv

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