Posted on November 29, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
With the late November emphasis on shopping, supporting small businesses, and hot online deals, we know it can be easy to lose sight of what really matters. #GivingTuesday is an international day of generosity. Individuals and organizations donate to worthy causes around the world. LPi is grateful to have partnered with three Catholic organizations building vibrant communities, matching donations dollar for dollar this Giving Tuesday.
Our Giving Tuesday results are in! Together we raised $11,960! Because of your generosity, Catholic Climate Covenant will have more resources to inspire and equip people and institutions to care for creation and care for the poor. Haiti180 will have support to build infrastructure changing lives in Haiti. Life Teen International has increased ability to reach today’s teens, restore parishes, transform lives, and reclaim culture.
Together we can build vibrant parishes, a vibrant Church, and help one another change the world.
Posted on November 24, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
LPI’s Tracy Earl Welliver was on the road again in November providing a variety of stewardship events and services to parishes across the United States.
First, the Archdiocese of Milwaukee hosted the Spirituality of Stewardship Conference for Leaders for close to 700 people from across the region on November 3rd and 4th. Tracy spoke at four sessions on the topic of bringing young people into a stewardship way of life. He emphasized that our youth are the Church of today and not just of tomorrow. The Body of Christ needs all parts, regardless of age, if it is to truly preach the Gospel effectively to the world. He urged the participants to make clear to our youth that we need them just as much as they need the Church.
Posted on November 14, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
The life of an everyday steward is a life for all. Hundreds of Utah Catholics unpacked a stewardship spirituality over the course of three days this October. The stewardship presentation featured a series of workshops offered by LPi’s Tracy Earl Welliver.
Read the full article from Intermountain Catholic, a weekly newsletter serving the Catholic Church in Utah, here.
Posted on November 10, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
LPis commitment to cutting edge CRM technology was confirmed this week. Thousands of tech-savvy developers, marketers, and business owners converged in San Francisco November 6-9 for Dreamforce, the premier conference for the Salesforce platform. LPi was among them.
Posted on November 3, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
At LPi, we believe that not only do vibrant parishes matter, but so does a vibrant Church. This Giving Tuesday we are pleased to partner with three Catholic nonprofits doing good across the world. On this global day of charity, LPi is collecting donations and matching your generosity dollar for dollar. $10 becomes $20. $100 becomes $200.
Learn more about the organizations in their own words.
Posted on November 2, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
Sharing Stewardship in Utah
October 24th ended a three-day Everyday Stewardship parish mission at St. George Catholic Church in St. George, Utah. LPI’s Tracy Earl Welliver began the event by speaking at all the weekend Masses about how our baptism places an indelible mark on us claiming us for Christ. We have to ask the question, “What do we really own and what owns us?” Hopefully we can answer with conviction that we have offered all to God and that we belong to Him.
Posted on October 30, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
In early 2017 LPI announced the acquisition of the merchant portfolio of Yapstone’s ParishPay online giving solution. In simpler terms, we took possession of all the data for the churches, contacts, giving opportunities, and donors along with all related financial information. We did not acquire their software or technical infrastructure.
The move to WeShare provides many advantages to our new clients:
- Event management with registration and payment features
- A mobile platform for easy donor access and management
- A donor system that integrates to most church management systems
- An Engagement Manage dedicated to individual parishes
- Professional promotional materials to further engage the donor community
- LPI is a single source provider for digital, print, service and branding solutions
Posted on October 9, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
Liturgical Publications was proud to support vibrant parishes in the Diocese of Phoenix by sponsoring this year’s Ascent Parish Leadership Conference on October 5th and 6th. This daylong event occurred in two locations and drew leadership from across the diocese. As parishes juggle programs in key areas: stewardship, discipleship, and evangelization, Ascent asked the question: how can these complement one another? The day featured an opening Mass with Bishop Thomas Olmstead and continued with inspiring keynotes and practical application sessions. Collaborative activities gave space for attendees to take inventory of their parish ministries and make plans for mission.
LPi’s sponsorship will continue throughout the year as the Phoenix Diocese launches it’s Pathfinder Program, an ongoing formation series to connect and equip parish leadership teams for their ministry.
Visit the Diocese of Phoenix online to learn more.
Posted on October 3, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
As the Church enters into a new era of technology and innovation, the practice of stewardship requires an ever-evolving perspective. The International Catholic Stewardship Council has been an authoritative presence in the field for 55 years. This September, over one thousand church leaders from parishes, dioceses, and foundations across the world gathered in Atlanta for the ICSC Annual Conference. As a Gold Partner with ICSC, Liturgical Publications was pleased to participate in this year’s conference in a number of ways.
Posted on August 8, 2017 by Liturgical Publications - LPi News
St. Joseph Catholic Church made news in Hays, Kansas when they made a concerted effort to grow their online presence. How? Through WeShare online giving and LPi Parish App. The parish has big plans for using these tools to connect their parishioners to new information and to each other.
Click here to read the full article.