All Aboard the ChurchTrac Express

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When we set out to make ChurchTrac years ago, we wanted it to be an all-in-one solution that could help churches on multiple fronts. We know firsthand that churches can be complex places. You have everything from Sunday schools, church services, youth groups, musicians, finances, child care, preaching, and sometimes multiple events throughout the week. If you don’t have all … Read More

How to Effectively Lead Worship During the Holidays

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Christmas is coming soon. Are you ready? Depending on your church and your people, there can be lots of work to be done to get ready for the season. If you’re a Worship Leader or oversee volunteers in your church…this recent blog post from our WorshipTrac Team is a great read! How to effectively lead worship during the holidays.  

Thanks[Giving]

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If you’ve been in ministry long enough, then you know how challenging it can be at times to get your congregation involved to serve or give. There are seasons when I feel like the majority of my time is being spent on begging people to volunteer or serve in various ministries around the church. It can get exhausting! According to … Read More

Church Growth

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If you google “church growth” you will be flooded with books, blogs, and videos showing how to do so. As great as these resources may be, you have to take them with a grain of salt. It’s easy to get caught up in reading about another church’s growth method and wrongfully try to apply their strategy to your own. The … Read More

It starts with a smile

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One of my favorite things about going to my church is that I know the moment I walk in, I will be in a sea of smiling faces. I will be surrounded by people who legitimately care about me and my well being. No matter what the world is trying to throw at me in its attempt to break my … Read More

Being Great

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Nobody wakes up and says “Hopefully today will be mediocre”. No! We want it to be great. We want to be loved. We want to be able to hang our hats when a job’s finished and be proud of what’s been accomplished. But how do we go from just existing and breathing air to being a force of greatness? Jesus … Read More

TMI [Part 2]

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In TMI [Part 1] we laid out the basic framework of the importance of managing your church’s information. Today we want to focus on just one aspect; processing your information. Processing your information is how you get your raw data into your Church Management Software (ChMS). This data can be attendance records,¬†individual notes, or even expenses. To do this you … Read More

TMI [Part 1]

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One of the biggest reasons that ChurchTrac is such a powerful ChMS is because it stores a great deal of information about your church quickly and easily. This information gives you the ability to organize, analyze, and make informed decisions regarding your church. But there is such a thing as too much information if you aren’t prepared for it. Priest … Read More

Three myths about Online Giving

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Did you know that ChurchTrac has the powerful tool of online giving already built into it? If your church has yet to use online giving, you’re missing out! We’re going to look at three common myths of Online Giving and how you can start using it today. Myth 1: Only younger people use online giving.¬† Fact: Online Giving is widely … Read More

The 3 things your Church Plant needs to be doing.

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Imagine starting a business in which you have no paid employees and no product or service to sell. In fact, your goal is not even to make money. Your goal is to point people to someone else who is actually better than you (Jesus). Welcome to Church Planting! Much like a business, a Church Plant requires an immense amount of … Read More