The 2018 Guide to Church Management Software Programs and Features
Choose the software that best fits your needs.
The 2018 Guide to Church Management Software Programs and Features
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Our friends at Ministry Business Services, Inc. (MBS) specialize in working with churches to provide solutions to church IT needs. They’ve compiled a list of various church and donor management software (ChMS) programs to help churches choose the absolute best fit.

Their chart lists the most popular ChMS programs in use by churches along with a breakdown of features in key categories, such as “giving,” “facilities & events,” “payroll,” “communication,” “mobile & web,” “requirements & capabilities,” and more.

If you’re in charge of your church’s management and are curious about other ChMS options, this chart is for you. If you’re just a nerd for church management (like us), then you’ll love it, too. And if you do see a program you want to explore further, MBS’s article has contact information included to make connecting with another provider as easy as possible.

Click here to see the full chart provided by MBS, Inc. (Note: In the chart, one large square indicates services that ChMS companies provide directly, while two smaller squares indicate services provided by a third party.)

To see the full article that includes the chart and contact information alongside an explanation of the role of church management software, click here.

Samuel Ogles is associate editor and special project manager with Church Law & Tax.

This content is designed to provide accurate and authoritative information in regard to the subject matter covered. It is published with the understanding that the publisher is not engaged in rendering legal, accounting, or other professional service. If legal advice or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional person should be sought. "From a Declaration of Principles jointly adopted by a Committee of the American Bar Association and a Committee of Publishers and Associations."

Due to the nature of the U.S. legal system, laws and regulations constantly change. The editors encourage readers to carefully search the site for all content related to the topic of interest and consult qualified local counsel to verify the status of specific statutes, laws, regulations, and precedential court holdings.


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