Questions from You: How can we best utilize this app in our church ministry?

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

Questions from You: How can we best utilize this app in our church ministry? This is such a critical question. At Custom Church Apps, we don’t want to just build you an app, we want to partner with you to crowdsource ideas to help you and your church… get the most [...]

Questions from You: How can we best utilize this app in our church ministry? 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

How Are People Spending Digital Media Time? Move over desktop.

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

And just like that, the recent data as reported this past July by Mary Meeker of KPCB shows that mobile digital media time in the US is now significantly higher at 51% compared to desktop at 42%. This means one thing… the tipping point has arrived. With this comes the question of experience and [...]

How Are People Spending Digital Media Time? Move over desktop. 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

Digital Bibles: Do they help in church?

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

A recent Barna/American Bible Society study found that more than half of Americans say they want to read their Bibles more. Interestingly enough, the study also found that half of all Americans believe that the Bible has too little influence on American society today. Pew Research report showed that 64% of American adults own [...]

Digital Bibles: Do they help in church? 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

The One Question Pastors Ask Us Over and Over

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

Over the past few weeks, we’ve had a chance to connect with hundreds of churches nationwide regarding apps, smartphones, and the Kingdom of God. Over the course of these connect points, there was one hot button that seemed to resonate with church after church after church. “Push Notifications” For those who currently have a starter [...]

The One Question Pastors Ask Us Over and Over 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

2 Things Churches Are Doing To Engage Members During Church

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

It's no secret that even in church, people are using their smartphones constantly. As a matter of fact, in a recent report, Pew Research found that 64% of Americans now own a smartphone of some kind.  This is exciting news, many are actually using their smartphone during church not just for checking how many [...]

2 Things Churches Are Doing To Engage Members During Church 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

6 Major Differences Between Mobile Apps And Mobile Websites

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

In our most recent post, we shared with you some of the findings from the Pew Research report regarding smartphone usage in America. In this report, we found that 64% of Americans own a smartphone of some kind. With this, it is a foregone conclusion that smartphones are in fact a part of our [...]

6 Major Differences Between Mobile Apps And Mobile Websites 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

FACT: Smartphones Are Now Part Of Our Daily Life.

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

Recently, Pew Research released a report on U.S. Smartphone use in 2015. In this wide ranging report, some key statistics stood out in regards to not only how many Americans own a smartphone, but also how they are using their smartphones. The report found that 64% of American adults now own a smartphone of [...]

FACT: Smartphones Are Now Part Of Our Daily Life. 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

4 Things People Learn on Friday about Your Church that may just Inspire them to come Sunday?

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

When people visit your church on social media, what do they see? Do they see a church that is intentional, hospitable, active, and flourishing in Kingdom activity? Do they see stories of lives that have been changed, impacted and celebrated? Or do they see a stale text reminder that church starts at 11 again? Churches [...]

4 Things People Learn on Friday about Your Church that may just Inspire them to come Sunday? 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

What the Church Can Learn from Jimmy Fallon and The Tonight Show

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

We are not called to be of the world, but definitely in the world. Knowing this, we believe the Tonight Show can teach us all a lot about how we can use social media to reach more people. They are the best at maximizing social media. It seems like every time you turn around, you [...]

What the Church Can Learn from Jimmy Fallon and The Tonight Show 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

3 Reasons You Should Get A Church App

2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

The future of mobility can seem so blurry and confused without the right information. Pastors and ministry leaders are often asking us at Custom Church Apps if they should get a church app now or wait? Is it really a necessity for their ministry? Are they worth the initial investment? Will apps stay around or are [...]

3 Reasons You Should Get A Church App 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00