Powerchurch 3.69/5 (73.71%) 35 votes

Rate Powerchurch yourself!

From the site: “PowerChurch Plus allows you to maintain Membership, Contributions, Accounting, Event Scheduling, and general Record Keeping in one complete church administration software package. It’s complete, it’s powerful, and it’s user-friendly. It is also priced low, so that even small churches can take advantage of the tools we provide.”

The Story: Founded in 1984 PowerChurch is one of the oldest church management software programs around.  Claiming to have 34,000 organizations they are one of the most widely used church software programs currently being marketed.  At this time PowerChurch seems to be owned and operated by the founders.

  • Year Founded: 1984
  • Location: Asheville NC
  • Number of Customers: 31,000 +
  • Industries Served: churches

What it does: PowerChurch organizes membership, contributions, accounting, events, and general record keeping, with one complete package. You can account for contributions, maintain payroll, track your budget and automate your accounts payable and receivable. The Fund Accounting module is specially designed for churches and provides considerable flexibility. The Accounting system is not just for non-profit fund accounting use – it is specially designed for churches. A setup assistant walks you through the process of creating your chart of accounts and establishing beginning balances. The accounting section also includes accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll modules.

  • Family Records
  • Fund Accounting
  • Mail Merge
  • Attendance Management
  • Automatic Reminders
  • Calendar Management
  • Child Check-In
  • Custom User Interface
  • Data Import/Export
  • Event Management
  • Member Forums
  • Membership Management
  • Microsoft Outlook Integration
  • Payroll Management
  • Pledge Management
  • Scheduling

Price: $300-400 for the installed version, or $40/month per user to host the same desktop application on their servers.

Demo: http://www.powerchurch.com/demo/demo_form.php?mode=Download

Typical Customer: smaller churches

Number of Churches: 35,000

Powerchurch won the award from Campbell Rinker for user satisfaction.


user review

Do you use this program for your ministry? Add your comments below and/or rate it above!


Like it.? Share it:

One Response to Powerchurch

  1. Pingback: Demo Power church software | Compare Church Software

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>