Questions from You: How Your Church Members Will Benefit from Using Your App

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

In our last post we ended with one question, every church should be asking, with regards to why they should have a smartphone app. “How will it benefit our church members and their walk with God?” At the core of every app we build is this: Will people use it? Furthermore: How will this [...]

Questions from You: How Your Church Members Will Benefit from Using Your App 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

Pastor Steven Furtick, of Elevation Church, chooses Custom Church Apps

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

Elevation Church, one of America’s fastest growing churches, has partnered with Custom Church Apps to release an updated app with new music, and resource features. The Custom Church Apps platform has over 1 million users, and is considered to be the most advanced church app platform in the world. This announcement follows a recent trend [...]

Pastor Steven Furtick, of Elevation Church, chooses Custom Church Apps 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

Customizable Icons: We can actually do that?

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

How cool is this? Customizing the look of your app just got 1000 times better! This week we are releasing yet another industry-first, church app feature.  The addition of more icons to choose from, for a button, or tab, in your custom plan app. The new icon libraries include over [...]

Customizable Icons: We can actually do that? 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

PUSH NOTIFICATIONS: A Whole New Level

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

We recently published a blog post, regarding one of the top questions we hear from pastors all of the time. In the article, we wrote this: “Push notifications are a big deal! A push notification allows you to push information like special announcements, service reminders, new app content, prayer requests, or anything else you want [...]

PUSH NOTIFICATIONS: A Whole New Level 2016-12-04T17:49:27+00:00

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