Your church has created an app for you to use to stay connected with the church everywhere you go! Read on to learn more about the Church Connect app, how to download it and create an account, and much more.
Church Connect is more than just an app for your church. It's also a member portal! It keeps you connected to your church throughout the week and gives you access to your member info, like your contact information and donation history.
There is so much you can do in Church Connect! You can:
Depending on what features your church has enabled, you can also:
To download your church's app, either enter the URL into your phone's browser or scan the QR code provided by your church. If you have an iPhone, just follow the prompts on the screen to download the app. If you have an Android phone, tap the three buttons next to the URL and select Add to Homescreen.
Select the "Sign In" button in the top-right corner of the screen. On the following page, select "create an account".
Next, enter your email address, state that you're not a robot, and continue. We will send an email with a passcode to the address you just submitted. Enter that passcode on the following screen.
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Note: You MUST enter the email address the church has on file for you in the ChurchTrac database. If you have multiple email addresses and you're not sure which one the church has on record, ask one of your church leaders.
Church Connect is even better when you sign in! When you do, you'll have access to members-only content, plus you'll be able to view and edit your profile. As a signed-in user, click the menu (hamburger) in the top left to view the Connect options that have been enabled by your church.
If your church has enabled the online directory, you have the ability opt in or out of the directory. If you opt in, you can choose what information you want to include in the directory.
To give to your church through the online giving portal, first sign into your Church Connect account with the email address and password you used when you registered for an account.
Next, select the menu button in the top-left corner of the app. In the following menu, select the Online Giving option.
On the following screen you can enter how much you wish to donate, establish recurring donations, and choose to cover the transaction fee. Afterward, you will be asked to enter your preferred payment method and payment information. Once you do that, you will be charged the amount you entered in the previous screen and the donation will automatically be added to your giving history.