October 2, 2019

Today’s blog post is written by Scott Goodger, General Manager for one of our Ministry Brands partners. QuickBooks is a marketing leader for small business finances. Churches often gravitate to this option because it’s recommended by other nonprofits. But because of most church’s unique financial management needs, QuickBooks is rarely the optimal choice. Researchers predict…

September 30, 2019

MinistryID is a single sign-on solution to connect the Shelby products churches use every day. It will give access to multiple applications using only one credential. This allows the same login for your giving platform, church management software, and other systems where you see the MinistryID icon. This one account (that’s consistent across multiple systems), will save your…

September 25, 2019

Today’s post is written by Valerie Russell, Content Specialist for Ministry Brands. It’s no surprise that churches are affected by lulls in generosity, spurring a need for them to find ways to encourage recurring giving. Roughly 86% don’t meet their annual budget goals. When you boil it down, that means 43 out of 50 churches…

September 23, 2019

This financial news is brought to you by the Alfred Johnson blog. I had the privilege of hearing Josh Weis give a presentation on the best ways to use background checks. I learned a lot from his presentation, and he permitted me to share his: Background Check Blueprint Step-By-Step Guide with you.  Click here to…

September 18, 2019

Today’s spotlight shines on Shelby Systems’ Education and Production/Media Manager: JOE YORK. Joe York is Shelby Systems’ longest tenured employee with almost three and a half decades of continual service. In the early days of Shelby (with only a handful of employees), everyone was required to be proficient at many tasks. For several years, Joe trained,…