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November 16, 2017

3 Strategies Our Church Uses for Achieving Our Goals

November 16, 2017

Last week our leadership team participated in a two day strategic off-site. We walked out with a set of goals for the coming year. You’ve probably participated in something similar in your own context. Setting goals is obviously important but I’ve been thinking, how often do we actually meet our goals? What do you think […]

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November 14, 2017

Save Customized Directory Formats

November 14, 2017

We’re excited to announce that customized directory formats can now be saved, allowing a user to store multiple custom formats to be used at different times. For instance, a user might want to save different formats for the following contexts: Membership: A format that lists basic contact details to share member information with other members. […]

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November 9, 2017

5 Reasons People are Leaving Your Church

November 9, 2017

Recently I was invited to speak at a church in our town where a friend of mine is the senior pastor. While I was speaking, I experienced something incredibly distracting. I kept recognizing people. “Hey! They used to attend my church!” They were everywhere! This of course led to all sorts of questions, the biggest […]

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November 7, 2017

Show Classroom Names on Check In Page

November 7, 2017

We’re excited to announce that for churches who have multiple classrooms checking in at a single check in station, the classroom name can be optionally displayed on the screen. Here’s what it looks like: You can easily enable this for any event that has the check in eligibility set by tag. Here’s a short video […]

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November 2, 2017

6 Ways to Reignite Energy on your Church Staff

November 2, 2017

So, we survived the fall launch. All the different ministries in our churches are up and running. We did the epic opening series on the weekends. We pulled off our big outreach event. We made four million phone calls to prospective volunteers. It’s all more or less working. We did it. High fives! And now… […]

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October 31, 2017

Speed Upgrade to Breeze

October 31, 2017

Over the past few months we’ve had the honor to begin serving many more churches as more and more churches sign up for Breeze. While we’re excited about being able to serve these churches, we want to make sure the speed of the system is lightening fast for all users across the platform. To help […]

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October 26, 2017

4 Ways to Deal with Criticism (as a Church Leader)

October 26, 2017

If you’ve been leading or serving in a church for more than ten minutes you’ve probably been criticized. Here are some real life examples from my life: “I’m upset that you cancelled that program.” “You use the phrase, “I think…” too much when you’re preaching.” “I can’t believe you played that song at your event” […]

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October 24, 2017

Include Tags on People Excel Exports

October 24, 2017

One of the most flexible and versatile features in Breeze is the tagging system. Being able to group any number of people together and filter by that group can have many different applications. Recently we introduced an update that allows tag information to also be included on Excel exports. Here’s a quick video showing how […]

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October 12, 2017

6 Social Media Basics for Churches

October 12, 2017

One of the most common questions I hear from church workers is: “How do you use social media effectively?” Most churches have a sense that social media is a big opportunity but don’t know how to capitalize on it. Social media can be a little intimidating for those of us who aren’t digital natives. To […]

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September 28, 2017

5 Strategies to Increase Giving in Your Church

September 28, 2017

What would you do if money wasn’t a constraint in your church? What program would you start? What expansion would you build? What campus would you launch? What hire would you pull the trigger on? Isn’t it true that money often feels like one of our greatest hindrances in ministry? If your church is like […]

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