The App Among Church Apps: PocketPlatform

The App Among Church Apps: PocketPlatform For some time, we’ve been wary of church mobile apps (we wrote about it here, here, and here.) We had solid reasons for not jumping on the church app bandwagon. First, the cost. Second, the upkeep. And finally, the evidence of under-utilization by church members. We also knew that for most users, a mobile-friendly…
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Online Church Giving Apps: 4 Burning Questions to Ask

Online Church Giving Apps: 4 Burning Questions to Ask Wondering if online church giving apps are right for your church? Start with these 4 questions: What is an online church giving app? Though people often use the following terms interchangeably, the phrase "online church giving app" can refer to three different things: Mobile giving app intended primarily for giving on…
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Church Apps: Is Mobile Engagement Right for Your Members?

Do You Need a Mobile App for Outreach and Member Engagement? As more and more churches move to online tithing methods, church apps have become a hot topic. Are mobile church apps the answer to engaging members? Are they effective enough for outreach and member engagement to justify the effort and expense? Do they actually help to increase your giving?…
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