A little while back I blogged about Apple TV and Roku. I gave you some feedback on both and encouraged you to check them both out closely. You can read about HERE if you missed it. Yesterday, LifeChurch.tv announced their presence on Roku. Here is what they blogged:
Now in addition to your computer and mobile phone, you can stream LifeChurch.tv content directly to your TV. The LifeChurch.tv channel is now available on the Roku streaming player.What is Roku? Roku is a little box that allows you to instantly stream content from many sources including Netflix, Hulu, Amazon.com, and now LifeChurch.tv.
Version 1.0 of the LifeChurch.tv channel offers the current and recent message series in up to HD 720P resolution. Additionally, the current Talk It Over video (featuring discussion questions about the messages) is available for small groups. Future releases will offer even more content.
LifeChurch.tv is excited to be able to offer content to the more than 1 million Roku users completely free of charge. To learn more about Roku visit Roku.com. To add the LifeChurch.tv channel, visit the channel store on your Roku streaming player. Not a Roku user? No worries. You can always access our messages at http://www.lifechurch.tv/watch or download from OPEN.LifeChurch.tv to use them at your church.
*** So what do you think of a church taking a step like this? Do you think this is innovative? Effective? Do you think it’s a waste of time and effort? Would your church ever consider something like this? What are your thoughts?