December 30, 2014 contributions by

The Blessing of Year-End Statements

Can you believe it is that time again already? Time to send those year-end contribution statements to those very important people – your donors. While ...
December 19, 2014 email by

Single Email Address Feature

Our normal method of sending emails via TouchPoint is to send to individual people, not to just an email address. However, there are some special instances ...
December 18, 2014 Explaining by

Emails: Sending to 300 or More Recipients

We recently made a change in how we send emails through BVCMS when your recipient list is 300 or more. This now uses our batch processor, ...
December 17, 2014 Admin Feature by

Finance Users! New Option re Online Bundles

Currently, if you use BVCMS for your online giving, you know that a new Bundle gets created each day that you have any online contributions. ...
December 16, 2014 new features by

Organization Search / Manage – Changes Indicate Things to Come!

Did you notice the additions on the Organization > Search / Manage page? There is now a checkbox for Public View and there are more ...
December 15, 2014 Changes by

Bootstrap – Soon to Be Default for Online Registrations

In a previous post (back in July), we let you know about a new feature – using Bootstrap for online registrations. Well, now we are preparing ...
December 8, 2014 contributions by

Special Online Giving Funds – New Feature

This feature is perfect for churches that have a lot of funds that they want to make available for online giving. It allows you to ...
December 4, 2014 new features by

Search Builder Condition for Failed Emails

This new Condition named Has Failed Emails is on the Miscellaneous tab in Search Builder. This Condition will let you find anyone that has had a ...
December 3, 2014 contributions by

Search Builder Condition Regarding Managed Giving

More and more churches are making online giving available to their donors through BVCMS. This includes allowing donors to set up their online giving on a ...
November 20, 2014 new features by

Online Registration – New Multi-Line Text Field

Online Registration is probably the most used feature in BVCMS. So, we are always happy when we can announce another new feature. This one is a ...
November 18, 2014 new features by

Custom Reports

We are happy to announce that reporting within BVCMS just became even more flexible! Along with the flexibility that our robust Search Builder provides, our ...
November 17, 2014 Admin Feature by

Important Notice for Finance and Admin Users re Failed Online Giving Notices

BVCMS now has a feature that will allow each church to control which Finance users receive the notifications that are sent when someone’s online giving fails. Currently, those ...
November 13, 2014 Admin Feature by

New Meeting Feature for Admins

Mistakes happen. Sometimes a user will create meetings and record attendance (maybe for several organizations) before they realize that they created the meeting using the wrong ...
November 7, 2014 new features by

New Option for Mailing Addresses

The new Mailing Address feature that we recently added has couple of important use cases. There are probably more, but these were the driving forces behind ...
November 4, 2014 new features by

Online Registration ‘Save Progress’ Feature

You now have the option to set a flag on an online registration that will allow a registrant who has logged in to Save Progress, Finish ...
November 1, 2014 contributions by

New Special Online Giving Option

Does your church periodically have a seasonal campaign to raise money for something, such as Christmas gifts for children in your area, the Gideons, camp scholarships for students ...
October 30, 2014 videos by

Lay Leaders – The Church’s Other Ministers

We all value those dedicated church members who teach, visit, make phone calls, send emails, greet guests, rock babies and communicate with their parents, and perform ...
October 17, 2014 Admin Feature by

Headers for Standard Extra Values

Did you know that you can create an Extra Value that is not really an Extra Value? It is a Header. That means that you ...
October 10, 2014 contributions by

Stock Gifts – New Feature

We just added an additional way to record a gift of stock as a special type of Gift-in-Kind. This allows you to record this donation with a ...
September 26, 2014 contributions by

More About Electronic Only Statements

We have added a help article to explain more about how your church can use the new Electronic Only feature for Contribution Statements. Read more..