The Church in Central New York founded and consistently fostered by the GLBTQIS community. October 31, 2018 was the 35th Anniversary in our 36th year in Ministry.
Participate in Ray Of Hope Church activities from the privacy of your
home, or anywhere in the world using your smart phone, or any computer device.
ideal for those who are shut in, ill, anywhere in the world outside Elmira, NY,
or unable to come to the worship location for fear of others seeing them
worship services, Bible studies, and meetings are webcast via Skype.
BROADCAST SCHEDULE as of June, 2016.
Morning Worship:sign on by 10:15
AM.Worship begins at 10:30 AM
Enrichment Session: Tuesday: sign in by 6:15 PM.Bible Study begins at 6:30 PM
are two options for participating through Skype.
Simply press the Skype button on the left side of this scroll box, in the sub navigation
bar.It will take you directly to your
Skype sign in screen.Add rayofhope26 in
your Skype contact list.
you have never downloaded Skype to your computer or smart phone follow these
simple instructions to join us live on Skype.
Skype here http://www.skype.com/en/. Use your back arrow to return to this page
after you have downloaded the latest version of Skype.
rayofhope26 in your Skype contact list.
US ON LINE:
in to your account on Skype.
we see your name appear on our contact list we will send an invite by “calling”
your computer in Skype.
you receive the “video call” to join the conference, press the accept button.
have a microphone you will be able to speak back to us during the event.If your web camera is turned on we will be
able to see you.You do not have to have
your camera on to participate.You are
welcome to listen to the service and even participate by speaking with us with
your microphone without using your camera.Participants on Skype often do readings in worship, lead prayers, sing,
and take leadership parts in the worship.
the broadcast if there is a technical problem wait in the conference for
instructions on how to restore your ability to hear and/or see. We will contact
you as soon as we realize something has gone wrong.If we are not contacting you, instant message
us in a new window.Call 607-280-0374 if
you are not getting through to us otherwise.It is our goal to keep each person connected through the entire event.
It is a
good idea to send us your telephone number so we can call you during the
conference to give you instructions on how to reconnect.
the music quality is very poor on some devices.We are working on the technology needed to be more successful with the
quality of the music during web casts.Sound engineers are welcome to offer us expert advice on how to solve
had about a 95% success rate using this free service. Sometimes Skype sends a
message saying they are having trouble "connecting with the voice
server." When this happens we will try to wait a minute or two. If we
cannot reconnect, we will reset the conference. This involves closing all the
windows of Skype and waiting for a new invitation “video call” to a new
still have questions please call the Parsonage/worship center phone:
607-280-0374 outside web cast events.