Health Passport? It it needed to re-open travel?

“Since you have already had COVID-19 will you be taking the vaccine?” This is a valid question and one needs to consider for the future. It is still early to know if getting the two shots from with Pfizer or Moderna will stop you from being contagious – according to the CDC people with theContinue reading “Health Passport? It it needed to re-open travel?”

2021 is Just Around the Corner- Be strong and courageous.

Joshua 1:9 says “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord Your God will be with you wherever you go.” We have just recovered from COVID -19 infection and although we had only a moderate case we still had symptoms. Right now, ourContinue reading “2021 is Just Around the Corner- Be strong and courageous.”

What is the New “Regular?

I have been curating videos for a YouTube series. I am calling it “God at Work COVID-19 Chronicles”. I asked people everywhere to answer the following questions using their smartphone: What is your name, profession and where you live (City/country) How has COVID-19 changed your life and those around you? Do you see God atContinue reading “What is the New “Regular?”

MobileTrain.co FREE online training COVID-19

MobileTrain.co FREE online training launched in response to COVID-19 crisis After looking at the future of Christian media training in the next three to five months we have developed MobileTrain.co in partnership with Global News Alliance.  MobileTrain.co is a website that manages no-charge self-paced courses with content very much like what was taught in our inContinue reading “MobileTrain.co FREE online training COVID-19”

Online Courses to be offered in face of COVID-19

Life, as we know, it has changed with COVID-19 quarantine. Most of us are at home in lockdown. Many people have been laid off. Churches everywhere are figuring out how to go online with Facebook Live, YouTube, etc. Education has changed to delivery online and Face to Face (F2F) education is put aside. Pundits areContinue reading “Online Courses to be offered in face of COVID-19”

Virtual Interview in Belize: COVID-19 and Church Lockdowns

Dan Henrich was on-air in the country of Belize yesterday. Henrich was interviewed by owner and manager Richard Smith of My Refuge Christian Ministries 93.7 and 100.5 FM in Belmopan, Belize. Belize is a Caribbean country just south of Mexico with a population about 450,000. “Belize is untouched by the COVID-19 as of now, butContinue reading “Virtual Interview in Belize: COVID-19 and Church Lockdowns”

COVID-19 and Micro-Certifications

We are watching the COVID-19 situation world wide as cases mount here in the USA, Europe, Asia and Africa. How will this effect our training plans for the summer of 2020? It is easy to believe/hope that mid to late May will see a flattening of the curve (as they say) and cases will haveContinue reading “COVID-19 and Micro-Certifications”

Workshop in Alexandria, Egypt

Partner Trainers Galilean International conducted a Smartphone Filmmaking Workshop that was part of the “Share the Story” conference organized by Campus Crusade for Christ in Alexandria, Egypt in February 2020. Trainers were David Peters, Liz Peters, with support from Aaron Peters and Jony Sureshkumar. Liz and David attended our workshop in Mumbai last summer andContinue reading “Workshop in Alexandria, Egypt”

Presentation at Global News Alliance Event

I was privileged to teach 10 tips to Smartphone Journalism at the recent NRB 2020 Christian  Media Convention in Nashville. The Global News Alliance hosted a workshop with about 40 attendees – 14 who were from non-US countries. These 40 attendees represented organizations with strong media components wanting to learn how the smartphone can be usedContinue reading “Presentation at Global News Alliance Event”

Smartphone Training Schedule 2020

Mobile Storytelling workshops during the summer of 2020. June 1-5, Ajmer City, Rajasthan India (Registration $45 with Lunch and tea – $110 with accommodation plus three meals) June 8-12, Margao Town, Goa India (Registration $30 with Lunch and tea) June 22-26, Chandigarh, Punjab India (Workshop is full) July 6-10th, Nairobi, Kenya – Music For AllContinue reading “Smartphone Training Schedule 2020”