Add sign-up forms directly to your events in ChurchDesk

If and when you’re able to host corona-safely events, it’s recommended that you ask people to sign up. Now you’re able to easily add a sign-up form directly to an event from within the ChurchDesk Calendar.

A better solution for people working in multiple parishes

At ChurchDesk we’re observing the everyday life of the church and have noticed how more and more churches have started sharing their human resources such as their organist, choir and even warden. ChurchDesk would like to help accommodate this new way of collaborating between parishes. That’s why we’re now providing you with a great solution to collaborate with your neighbouring parishes.

Coordinate staff and volunteers easily with the new absence calendar

We are always working to improve our already great calendar for you. Today, we are adding a new view for absences so your daily view becomes less cluttered.

How to use QR codes successfully in your church

QR codes are everywhere by now. We also have integrated these smartphone-readable links into ChurchDesk forms. Read on to learn how you can successfully use this tool in your church!

New website themes are now accessibility compliant

By 23 September 2020, The Government Digital Service (GDS) requires all websites in the public sector to be compliant with the WCAG 2.1 AA accessibility standards. ChurchDesk has made sure that you can comply with these if you also want your church's online presence to be more accessible.

Three key numbers that will help your church grow

To work successfully, you need to know how you are doing. That's why you need to measure - but don't just measure everything just to have numbers. Here's how to be smart about it.

New improvements to your ChurchDesk Calendar

We’ve received many requests for the following improvements which we’re excited to introduce to you.

How ChurchDesk keeps your data safe

With the recent European Court of Justice's decision on international data transfers from July, data protection is back in the headlines. ChurchDesk keeps your data safe and secure - read here how we do it.

Parish websites need to be "mobile first" - here's why

Smartphones are gateways to people. If your parish does not look good on phones, people will lose interest quickly. The first impression counts more than you would like it to. Here is how to make it a good one!

The easy way to observe physical distancing in your church during the Corona pandemic

It is easy for churches to adhere to the physical distancing guidelines due to the Covid-19: Just don't let more people in than you can safely fit. But how do you keep track? Read more here on how you can organize your church services so you don't have to turn people away at the door.

A guide to do online meetings and events in your church

It's both easy and free to do online meetings and events in your church. It's a great way to stay in touch when you can't meet in person. But it also allows for more flexibility when you're not actually in the same location. We've written a guide on how to get stated in your church.

A look back at 2019

It's time to look back on another year and the new opportunities and improvements that we have introduced to ChurchDesk during 2019. At the same time, we would like to thank all of you, both new and old customers, who continue to help us in our mission to develop tools for churches.

ChurchDesk Multi-Church supports work across multiple congregations and churches

ChurchDesk Multi-Church is the new tool for benefices and parishes that work across multiple congregations or churches. 

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Wurzburg joins ChurchDesk

To support the administration and engagement in their 600 parishes, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Wurzburg in Germany has decided to partner with ChurchDesk. 

Get a better overview with the new and powerful ChurchDesk Calendar

Throughout the years we’ve received a lot of great feedback on the ChurchDesk Calendar. Not surprising since the calendar is the heart of running a church. Based on your feedback and in collaboration with various users of ChurchDesk we’ve now made introduced a new calendar. 

Why the church needs to go mobile

We often hear that poor information flow and slow communication means that it is hard to do work in the church. It may be that the office is closed or...

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Coordinate staff and volunteers easily with the new absence calendar

We are always working to improve our already great calendar for you. Today, we are adding a new view for absences so your daily view becomes less clut...

Read more

A better solution for people working in multiple parishes

At ChurchDesk we’re observing the everyday life of the church and have noticed how more and more churches have started sharing their human resources s...

Read more