Tag Archives: donor management

Top Five Reasons to Use Online Giving for Your Church

rate this article Online giving is becoming as common for churches as having a website.  If you’re still not convinced, here are the top five reasons you should implement online giving at your church, ministry, or non-profit. 1. The majority of donors ARE giving online already. According to a recent study, nearly 60% of donors who give … Continue reading

Church Community Builder Church Software

Rate CCB yourself! Check out their site: Church Community builder makes web based church management software geared toward helping church members stay connected with one another and stay aware of volunteer opportunities. They state that their main desire is to help your volunteers and paid staff do ministry better.  Their claim to fame is helping you create … Continue reading

Icon Systems Church Management Software

Rate Icon Systems yourself! IconCMO has been the choice for thousands of small churches. It is web-based church management software available with Membership, Fund Accounting and Parishioner Access modules. IconCMO offers the benefit of anytime, anywhere access with the powerful tools needed to effectively operate a growing and thriving ministry! From the site: “With church … Continue reading

5 Reasons churches should use Quickbooks for accounting

Some church management programs do not do accounting while others offer an accounting module to purchase separately.  Interestingly,  CRM (customer relationship management) software that businesses use rarely incorporate accounting.  Small businesses almost across the board use QuickBooks or Peachtree.   This causes many church treasurers to ask, “Should we use church software that has accounting built in, or should … Continue reading

Is online giving Biblical?

About 6 years ago I was talking to a missionary who was staying at our house during their visit to our church. In the course of our conversation we started talking about the difficulties of raising support and how churches had the same struggle. Eventually, the topic of taking offering came up and, with it, … Continue reading

Shelby Systems church software

Rate Shelby yourself! Shelby certainly has a good looking website and a robust set of features.  They have web based solutions and installable solutions.  Very large churches may want to consider Arena while smaller churches will consider Church.  With both systems churches can track members, visitors, financials and manage attendance. From the Site: “Since 1976, … Continue reading