Category: new features

January 8, 2018 new features by

More Features re Alt Name

Thanks to West Houston Chinese Church who sponsored this project, you can now have a person’s Alt Name display in the results list for both ...
January 2, 2018 new features by

Custom Reports – Spouse Alt Name Added

This is a small change, but very important to Chinese churches and other churches that use the Alt Name field. We added the Spouse Alt Name ...
December 12, 2017 contributions by

One-Page Giving Just Got Even Better

Yes, that’s right. We have updated the one-page giving with some cool new features. Your list of funds available for online giving will display in ...
November 13, 2017 new features by

Settings for Hiding DOB/Age for Specific User Role

Some of you have expressed an interest in hiding the birth year and age of adults from lay leaders, i.e. those with the user role ...
October 28, 2017 new features by

New Search for TouchPoint Documentation

You probably noticed recently that ads started appearing at the top of the page when you searched our documentation. We have fixed that now by installing a ...
October 18, 2017 Mobile App by

A Minister’s Story – How TouchPoint’s New App Engages Your Church

Running an effective ministry is all about teamwork. No one person can do it alone. In order to effectively tend to your flock and give ...
October 17, 2017 new features by

New Batch Process on Task Search

Normally, you will want to mark your Tasks complete individually. However, if you have certain Tasks that do not need any Comments (such as New ...
September 27, 2017 contributions by

One Page Giving with a Twist

If you are familiar with our One Page Giving option for online giving, you know that this presents all fields on one page – the ...
September 13, 2017 Admin Feature by

AltName Search & Display Features

Chinese Alt Name example Last year we added two new Settings specifically to help our Chinese congregations that use Chinese characters in the AltName field on ...
September 11, 2017 Admin Feature by

Customizable Word Directories and the Return of the Jedi

Ok, just kidding about the Jedi. We actually returned the Picture Directory 4/page. You will find it under the cloud icon in the Directories section. ...
August 7, 2017 new features by

Toggle Options – Sadly Overlooked

I’m always surprised when I find users that are not aware of, or have forgotten about, the toggles that are under the Welcome Header. This ...
August 1, 2017 new features by

New Online Registration ‘Find’ Feature

This is a totally cool new functionality! When a parent is registering a child online (without being logged in or using a Register Link) they ...
July 26, 2017 attendance by

Sub-Group Filter for Recent Absents Report

This is a terrific new feature, especially for lay leaders. Before generating the Recent Absents Report for an organization, you can filter for a sub-group. ...
June 21, 2017 new features by

Facebook Ads and your Online Registrations

Most churches nowadays have a Facebook page. Here is a great tip for making the most of Facebook when you have a special event coming up! ...
June 1, 2017 new features by

Directories – New and Improved

We all know that Directory Assistance has changed dramatically through the years. Well, some of our directories (on the blue Toolbar) have changed, too. We did ...
May 30, 2017 Admin Feature by

New Options for Editing “Campus”

The default requirement for editing the Campus selection on someone’s people record is for the user to have Access and Edit roles. However, we have just ...
May 25, 2017 Admin Feature by

New Role for Finance Data Entry

Thanks to our friends at Rutgers Community Christian Church in New Jersey who sponsored this project, we now have a new user role available. It ...
May 23, 2017 Admin Feature by

New Optional Setting Affecting My Data Users

We have several clients that use TouchPoint for a ministry which is not a church per se. These would be considered para-church organizations. Therefore, there is no need ...
May 9, 2017 email by

Replacement Code for Drop from Org

Thank you to our friends at Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York for sponsoring this new email replacement code. The code can be placed in ...
April 13, 2017 new features by

Campus: Set Custom Sort Order

Many of our TouchPoint family of churches have multiple Campuses. That is, they have what are almost separate churches under one umbrella and in the ...