User-Defined Fields VS Tags

ChurchTracFeatures

After coming out with our Tags feature for People, we got to thinking about how far we’ve come technologically with how we organize data in the church. Back in the days before computers, we as churches relied on lots of paper. Sadly, many trees were massacred in the name of attendance and financial records. Paper had one BIG limitation though; … Read More

Interactive Map Update for Canadian Ministries

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If your ministry is based in Canada, this announcement is for you. We’ve made some updates to the Interactive Map to make it more accurate and reliable for Canadian addresses. That being said, there are 2 things you need to do to your account to ensure your account will update accordingly. Go to “Administrator Settings” and re-enter the churches address … Read More

Donations Outside of ChurchTrac

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Due to some recent changes, ChurchTrac is unable to process donations that come from other 3rd party sources (companies outside of ChurchTrac). This is mainly because much of the needed data that we use for recording the entry is missing. Rather than creating multiple ‘Unknown’ entries on your Giving Screen, we opted to remove third-party donations and transactions at the … Read More

Tag. You’re It!

ChurchTracFeatures

We are excited to release a HUGE feature for the ChurchTrac People Screen. It’s called :drumroll please:…. TAGS. Tags are a quick and easy way to label your people by any characteristic of your choosing. Here’s how it works… Let’s say you have members that are on your Hospitality Team and members that are a part of your Greeter Team. … Read More

FYI For Online Giving

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We are just over a month into 2019, and we are amazed at how many churches have started using Online Giving. As seen in our older article Three Myths about Online Giving, accepting donations online is a great way to save your church time and encourage your people to give more regularly. That being said, we want to remind all … Read More