C.S Lewis

Christianity, if false, is of no importance, and if true, of infinite importance. The only thing it cannot be is moderately important. C. S. Lewis […]

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We Are 35!

There are not enough words to explain how truly amazing it is to look back and see how Shelby Systems has grown in the last 35 years. With the early, uncommon use of computers, the internet not having been invented yet, and the nonexistence of church software altogether, Shelby Systems was started with an idea […]

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Why is Biometric Technology a Good Fit for Church Software?

Part I of a 2 part series on the value of using biometric technology with Shelby Systems’ church management software, written by John Trader, Communications Specialist with M2SYS Technology. Most Church Check-In Software Doesn’t Cut The Mustard “Fee-fi-fo-fum, my current check-in procedure is making me glum.” Ever catch yourself muttering this phrase? Ok, so maybe […]

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A Question That Made a Major Impact

Have you ever heard something as simple as one sentence or one question and had it make a huge impact on your perspective of something? You know when someone does a card trick and you are completely mystified by it until they finally show you how it’s done? Like that “Ah hah!” moment? That happened […]

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ISC 2011

Our Events Team recently visited the site of the 2011 International Shelby Conference (ISC)in San Antonio, TX where we were very impressed by what we saw. The purpose of the trip was to review the venue and make preparations for the conference that is quickly approaching. The Hyatt Regency River Walk looked great after its […]

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ShelbyTELLER Webinar!

Find out more today about ShelbyTELLER, Shelby Systems’ complete Check-21 compatible, electronic, check processing software. The webinar is happening today at 1:00 PM CT. ShelbyTELLER works with Shelby v.5 and Arena Contributions and will scan and capture the front and back of check images, tithing envelopes, or other financial documents. Check out the webinar by […]

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Consider Goldilocks…

How can your church appeal to everyone? Unfortunately, that answer is quite simply, “It can’t”. Are you part of a large church or a small church? Maybe a medium or mega-sized church? There are many reasons why all sizes exist. It’s a new church. It’s an old church. It’s formal and traditional. It’s fun and […]

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Words to Brighten Your Day

This is the day that the Lord has made. I will rejoice and be glad in it. When I read these two sentences and take a deep breath, I am reminded of God’s love and mercy and it gives me a new perspective on my day. I hope it will do the same for you. […]

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