CMBA’s COVID-19 Response Resources
Resources for CMBA Churches and Others
>Small Business Administration Site on PPP — https://www.sba.gov/funding-programs/loans/coronavirus-relief-options/paycheck-protection-program-ppp
April 4th — Religious Freedom and the SBA Paycheck Protection Program — https://erlc.com/resource-library/articles/religious-freedom-and-the-sba-paycheck-protection-program?fbclid=IwAR1kNY3VnGksHfz65ANYPzvXsWzoIA2NX3W6AmVd5iOQ9ZCVBICAraV_yUI
> April 1st — Fast and Cheap Ways to Livestream Your Church Service THIS SUNDAY — https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jWzRqf73zzg&t=15s&fbclid=IwAR0vB3YYW6gYLkMBcBcxA65AKTf6a-4U3cbEQZpeVSFWsUv1zpW-E3qJfj8
> April 1st — SCBC Video on Low Power FM Transmitters and their Use for Worship Services — https://vimeo.com/402330433?fbclid=IwAR2ROBiqfmt8l0taMqe_okETBewuw8EDm25t3uPTKUR2OJ8TPTj6LDkVWCk
> April 1st — Federal Communications Commission Guidelines on Low Power FM Transmission — https://www.fcc.gov/media/radio/low-power-radio-general-information?fbclid=IwAR0ptq0XpiM_Cbc46V5I-z8K-0Pykh8qHA5dXkZmEUJ6RGjgNs3NLFvohFc
> March 31st — Backpack and Food Pantry Programs in Richland One and Two — https://columbiametro.org/maria-owens-march-31-2020/
> Resources for Community and Faith-Based Leaders from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/index.html?fbclid=IwAR0rrsF9j5uZjAN_0xnph13Qv5CRcT7_Lmq_jgXvfjm-2J78ia27jT4o9fg — their standard but regularly update guidelines.
> Online Giving: www.baptistfoundationsc.org/churchgive — a resource for congregations who need a way to people to contribute their tithes and offerings to the church using an eCheck from their bank account, a credit or debit card, or by texting.
> Conference Calling: www.UberConference.com — one of numerous conference calling systems available to churches.
> Online Video Meetings: www.Zoom.us — the most popular online video and telephone conferencing system available on the US market.
> Online Church: www.churchonlineplatform.com — a free, comprehensive platform for functioning as an online church made available by Life Church in Oklahoma.