hope that you enjoy reading our newsletter each month as we keep you
"in the know" regarding our platforms and
services. The September edition includes some tips
that we hope help you grow your ministry and minister
to your congregation.
this month's newsletter we'll cover:
Accounts Payable Invoices Easier and Faster
Cornerstones of Post-Pandemic Church Technology
Conditions in Forms to Show or Hide Fields as Needed
Nonprofit Benchmark Survey Results
are here to serve you as you serve in your ministry. Have a blessed day and
enjoy the newsletter!
Manager, Shelby Systems
Enter Accounts Payable Invoices Easier and Faster
you are accustomed to using your Tab key (or the + key) to move from one
field to the next, and you have to tab several times across fields that you
never, or seldom use, then you are going to love this new feature.
Growth Trends in Church Technology
as churches faced unique challenges in confronting and recovering from the
COVID-19 pandemic, countless opportunities have arisen to embrace and adapt
to technology that can keep congregations connected, no matter what.
have churches adapted? Are they missing out on valuable technology to
support the recovery phase of the pandemic? What’s most important?
had over 1,200 churches weigh in and put together a helpful eBook with
insight as to how they're finding ways to be more effective, near and far.
Using Conditions in Forms to
Show or Hide Fields as Needed
designing Forms for a variety of users, it is sometimes helpful to only
show fields specific to the responses of the person filling out the form.
Read this helpful article with some basics on how you might use Field
Conditions to more sharply focus your questions and information you are
2021 Nonprofit Benchmark Survey Results
are excited to release the results of our 2021 Nonprofit Benchmark Survey
Results. The respondents of this survey represent total assets of $85MM,
representing 47 of the 50 US states. We ask questions related to:
ability to reach their 2020 fundraising goals
- Use of
your free copy of the 2021 Nonprofit Benchmark Survey Results today to see
how you are positioned among your peers!
- Advance Your
Knowledge: Purpose Driven Forms – Part 1 (Getting Ready for Fall)
Get up to speed on all the latest features and improvements for
Shelby's forms, just in time for the busy fall season!
- Stay Connected
With Your Congregation Via a Mobile App
With over 77% of adults
owning smartphones, churches have an opportunity to build individual
engagement and quick interactions with a mobile app.
Your Knowledge: Making, Tracking, and Reporting Budgets
us at 2:00 pm Central Time on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 for
a good look at budgets. We will explore how to create a budget,
different ways to set the budget distribution, importing/exporting budgets,
and reporting on budgets. Trainers Carmen Dea and Ben Lane will give you
the basics of budgets along with some great tips and tricks along the
by Shelby Systems:
Making, Tracking, and Reporting Budgets
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
2:00-2:45 pm (Central Time)
webinar is free to register and attend!
Your Church Worship Services Simply and Effectively
Join us for a webinar September 28 at 12 pm CT to
learn how you can streamline the worship planning experience with Shelby
church management and integrated free cloud-based worship planning software
your services, series, and events with an easy-to-use planning tool
plan your next services
and schedule with your teams and volunteers
spot for this FREE webinar now!
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