The Incredible Benefits of Parish Volunteers

With pastors responsible for multiple parishes, parish staff tasked with many congregations, and everyone doing more with less, volunteers are an essential part of the church. All you need is a little recruitment, an examining of their gifts, and a way to keep it all on track.

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WeConnect Release Notes—Feb. 24, 2020

Version: 1.54 WeConnect Feature Release WeConnect is excited to announce two new updated features. Calendars can now be printed in calendar format, and Google Translate can now be utilized. Calendar Format Print Option You now have the ability to add a printable calendar format option in addition to the agenda view format. This allows parishioners, […]

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The Importance of SEO For Parishes

Years ago, you just belonged to your neighborhood parish. Not so anymore. With so many factors at play, Catholics have more freedom than ever to find their perfect parish. Help them find yours using the best Search Engine Optimization tools available.

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Preaching for the Next Generation

Writing homilies is often one of a priest’s biggest challenges — particularly as he considers preaching to the younger generations. So how can priests tailor their homilies to be more engaging, especially for the younger generation? See some tips below.

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How to Prepare Your Website for Lent in 4 Easy Steps

From planning the Ash Wednesday service to coordinating Scripture studies, your staff will definitely be busy this Lent. Keep things on track by preparing your parish website with all the information parishioners and visitors will be searching for.

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5 Top Lent Ideas for your Parish

It’s already time to start thinking of ways to help your parishioners get the most out of it this coming Lent. From online reflection programs to reminders on your social media feeds, here are five ways to help your members navigate to a better relationship with Christ in 2020.

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WeConnect Release Notes—Feb. 6, 2020

Version: 1.53 WeConnect Feature Release WeConnect is excited to announce new features to the website builder that will make creating and maintaining your website easier than ever. Notifications for Maintenance Reminders and Urgent Notifications To enhance communication to WeConnect admins from WeConnect Support, we’ve added a notification pop-up. This will provide maintenance, reminders, and/or urgent […]

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Ideas to Share Your Parish Bulletin Digitally

There may be times parishioners miss Mass, but still want to know what’s going on in the parish. The bulletin is a great way to do that. Check out some ways to keep your weekly publication front and center for your members – wherever they may be!

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Should Your Parish Use Facebook Live?

When Facebook Live launched in 2016, it offered users a way to more immediately connect with their audiences. As years progress, it’s only natural that churches have now started using this feature to connect with members and nonmembers alike.

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WeConnect Release Notes—Jan. 8, 2020

Version: 1.52 WeConnect Feature Release Embed Google Maps To Find Your Map: Go to google.com/map and search for your location. Click Share. Select Embed a map. Click Copy HTML. To Embed Your Map: Log in to your website admin panel. Create a page or select any Page to Edit. Click on Editor Window. Click on […]

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Declutter Your Digital Workspace

It’s easy for your inbox to be overloaded with emails, meeting requests, and documents to review. Not only can it clutter up your digital workspace, but important items on your to-do list can fall through the cracks. Thankfully, there are many tools available that allow for easier communication.

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