5 Reasons Why New Worship Songs Fail

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One of your favorite bands just came out with a new worship song that really spoke to you. You think to yourself, “I bet this song would really resonate with my church“. You transpose chord charts, memorize the lyrics, and finally schedule the new worship song in one of your services. All your diligent worship planning has led to the … Read More

When Should My Church Be Singing Christmas Music?

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Christmas is a special time of year when people smile more, sing more, eat more, and spend quality family time to reflect on what’s important to them. For us as a church, we are getting on our “A-Game” in preparation for an influx of people to join our worship services in house and live stream. It’s a great time to … Read More

Church Outreach: Throwback Ways To Make Big Impressions During COVID

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Our ministry partners have embraced technology for their church outreach in amazing ways during COVID. Whether it’s sending mass text messages, creating virtual connect cards, personalized email campaigns, and obviously live streaming. But we’ve seen something else happen lately with their outreach… Churches are bringing back traditional church outreach. Why? They’re finding that people are starving for genuine human interaction … Read More

New Feature: Event Registration Caps

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We’ve now added the ability to set limits on the number of registrations for public events. Here’s what it looks like from an admin point of view: Why set Event Caps? Event Caps are great for when you only have a certain number of spots available for an event or service. Whether it’s a worship night, women’s event, or a … Read More

Migrating To ChurchTrac Online Giving

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Around this time every year, we begin to see flocks of birds migrate south to warmer weather. In the same way, we see hundreds of ministries move over to our church management software to simplify their ministry and save money. Churches embrace features like Child Check-In, Contribution Statements, Mass Messaging, Worship Planning, and Volunteer Scheduling. When it comes to switching … Read More

Giving Update: Importing Transactions 2.0

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Last week we announced that we simplified the process of importing giving transactions from other providers into the ChurchTrac Giving Screen. Well…we decided to build on that and make it even better with more great features! Drumroll, please… 🥁 1. ChurchTrac now officially supports CSV imports from the following providers: Givelify PayPal Pushpay Subsplash Tithely Why is this a big deal? Long … Read More

New to ChurchTrac? Let’s Chat!

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Every month, hundreds of ministries across the world try our church management software for the very first time. Whether looking for a way to Check-In their children or accept donations with our Online Giving, every ministry shares the common goal of simplifying the way they do church. In our efforts to simplify the process of learning new church software, we … Read More

Giving Update: Importing Transactions

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If you’re using another Online Giving platform like Tithely, Supsplash, Vanco, or Pushpay… then we have some great news for you! We have now simplified the process of importing your giving transactions into the ChurchTrac Giving Screen. Now, you can simply drag and drop your export CSV file directly into ChurchTrac, and let ChurchTrac import all of the transactions and … Read More

5 Ways To Keep Our Children’s Ministry Safe

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We know firsthand that the children’s ministry is often one of the busiest places around the church. It doesn’t matter if we have 3 or 300 kids…the children’s ministry always seems to be the place where things are happening FAST and LOUD. Though the children’s ministry isn’t up on a stage, it has an impact that reaches deeper than any … Read More

Should My Children’s Ministry Perform Background Checks?

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YES Every Children’s ministry should perform criminal background checks of ALL volunteers, workers, staff, and leadership. This applies to ministries of all sizes. Why should I perform background checks? Performing criminal background checks are about safety and liability. In terms of safety, we do not want to have an individual working with or in close proximity to children that have … Read More