Category: tips

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 ...
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 19, 2017 ideas by

The Party’s Over…

Whew! There is nothing like ‘VBS tired’. Whether you have 30, 300, or 3,000 in your Vacation Bible School, workers get tired…really tired. It is ...
March 27, 2017 Mobile App by

Smile! You’re…not on Candid Camera

In a recent post we showed you how easily you can ‘fix’ a picture that gets uploaded to your touchPoint database and is sideways or upside ...
February 22, 2017 Changes by

Managed Giving Report

Finance users – did you notice a few little additions we recently published to the Managed Giving Report? You can now see more information about a ...
February 13, 2017 email by

Reusing Emails

TouchPoint has a couple of methods you can use when you want to copy an email that you have already sent. You have a beautiful ...
February 8, 2017 email by

Better Communication via TouchPoint Email

As a followup to my article about spam, I want to give you a few tips for emailing newsletters, daily devotions, announcements – whatever it ...
January 31, 2017 email by

Tip: Email from a Ministry not an Individual

Here is a great tip for sending email newsletters or other informational emails for a specific ministry. Create a people record for each of your ministries and ...
January 9, 2017 HowTo by

Tip for User Selects Registration

This situation came up recently at our church. We had an online registration using a Master Org and the Registration Type User Selects. This presents ...
December 16, 2016 email by

Email Warnings: Embedded Images, Grammarly

Some of you have noticed a new warning message when you try to send an email via TouchPoint. We have 2 new messages: 1) when ...
November 28, 2016 email by

Email Replacement for Birthdate

TouchPoint has quite a few email replacement codes that you can put inside emails sent via TouchPoint. We just added one more – {birthdate}. Here is ...
August 5, 2016 Admin Feature by

Batch Address Verification & Zip + 4 Condition – Revision

UPDATE: The batch update process is restricted for now. So, when you want that to be run, just send a support request and we will ...
August 4, 2016 Admin Feature by

Credit Cards and Expiration Dates

This is a reminder that you can run searches to find those who are using their credit cards for managed/recurring giving. You can add to that ...
July 25, 2016 email by

Emails-Public and Private

No, I’m not talking about anything political! I just wanted to mention that with TouchPoint you can make those beautiful emails of yours – those ...
April 2, 2014 Online Registration by

Vacation Bible School Is Just Around the Corner

We have not even celebrated Easter; and yet many of you have already begun your preparations for VBS. There is a lot to do in ...
November 24, 2013 Organizations by

Suggestion Regarding Committees

Someone recently asked us a question about the best way to organize church committees, which made me think that the answer might be helpful to ...
September 18, 2013 tips by

Contact Support – CC Feature Added

The next time you click the Contact Support button to tab us for support, notice that there is now a field where you can enter email addresses in order ...