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July 3, 2017 Uncategorized by

Replacement Code: FirstOrJoint

This new email replacement code can be used if you are emailing the Head of Household and would like the greeting to include the spouse’s ...
June 26, 2017 Uncategorized by

Recurring Gift Notice – New Options

We recently made a change to how these notices are generated in order to give you more choices regarding the look and available content for ...
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 ...
June 12, 2017 Admin Feature by

Best Practices-Managing User Accounts

Every church has a certain amount of turnover, whether it is staff members, seasonal interns, or even lay leaders. So, the questions become these: What ...
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 18, 2017 Admin Feature by

Master Pager List Report – SQL Recipe

You don’t use pagers? Keep reading, as you may have other uses for this new SQL recipe that uses Extra Values. This script was created for ...
May 16, 2017 Admin Feature by

All Digit Option for Check-In Security Labels

Some of you have asked about having a Check-In Security Label that prints only digits, instead of the default that is a 3-character code with ...
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 ...
May 8, 2017 attendance by

Attendance Comparison for a Division

TouchPoint has a recipe for a sweet SQL script that will let you look at one or more Divisions and compare the average attendance in ...
May 4, 2017 Ministry by

Deceased This Month Report-SQL Recipe

This report is not just showing those that have passed away during the current month and year. It is a report that finds everyone in your ...
April 27, 2017 Changes by

New Support System

If you have submitted a Support Request in the few weeks you will have noticed that our replies have a different look. That’s because we were ...
April 27, 2017 attendance by

Check-In Activity Chart

A picture is worth a thousand words, so a chart is probably worth quite a few as well. This chart (really a line graph) shows ...
April 24, 2017 contributions by

Giving Percent Report for Organizations

The OrgGiving report is a SQL script for which we have a recipe in our documentation. It is designed to give your finance leadership (it ...
April 18, 2017 Uncategorized by

Family Events and Online Registration

As we get closer to spring and summer, you will probably be planning family outings for your church. If so, you will probably use an ...
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 ...
April 11, 2017 attendance by

Word as an Option for Roll Sheets

The next time you generate a roll sheet for either one class or a group of classes, you will have the option to print the ...

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