4 REASONS QUICKBOOKS ISN’T ENOUGH FOR CHURCHES

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 […]

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Introducing MINISTRYID!

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 […]

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Employee Spotlight: JOE YORK

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, […]

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4 WAYS TO WELCOME AND FOLLOW-UP WITH FIRST-TIME GUESTS

Today’s blog post is written by Scott Goodger, General Manager for one of our Ministry Brands partners. Welcoming and connecting first-time guests to church is essential if you want to grow your ministry. According to Pew Research Center, 79% of people said feeling welcomed played an important role in choosing a new place of worship. Creating […]

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U.S. CHURCH BACKGROUND CHECK TRENDS

Ministry Brands, the leading provider of church management software solutions, recently released data showing mainline Protestant and Evangelical churches are utilizing background checks at an increasing rate. Of the over 30,000 churches that have partnered with Protect My Ministry, a Ministry Brands company, background checks on church employees and volunteers have increased by 12% year-over-year. […]

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