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Find A Church Update Guide


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Learn what to expect in the process of updating your church's profile.

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Find A Church Update Guide

  1. 1. is much more than a directory of churches.
  2. 2. Did you know that 300,000 visitors a month go there to learn more about congregations just like yours.
  3. 3. More visitors are on the way. People will come. Are you ready?
  4. 4. <ul><li>The newly enhanced version helps you to: </li></ul><ul><li>Welcome visitors personally to your congregation </li></ul><ul><li>Display your church’s ministries and activities </li></ul><ul><li>Introduce members </li></ul><ul><li>Add details about your schedule </li></ul><ul><li>Link to your church’s web site for a closer look </li></ul><ul><li>Learn how you can easily update </li></ul><ul><li>your church profile in this brief tutorial. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Skip the rest, just type in the Zip! It’s the quickest way to find your church profile… … then click on “ FIND CHURCH” 77536
  6. 6. Select your church in the list that comes up.
  7. 7. This is your profile page! Are people seeing what you want them to see? Be sure to check all the tabs. Then scroll down…
  8. 8. To add information to your page, or to update, click on the link here!
  9. 9. Enter you first and last name, email address and phone number… John Smith [email_address] 281 930 1300
  10. 10. … if you know your church’s GCFA number, enter it; but if you don’t just leave this box blank. Then click “SUBMIT” John Smith [email_address] 281 930 1300
  11. 11. Where you see information in a box, you can change or update it. Place your cursor over a Help icon ? to get instructions, or click here.
  12. 12. Click on the button next to any one of these ministry categories to expand the list and indicate a ministry your church offers.
  13. 13. If your church has a ministry that fits into one of these categories, click on “New.”
  14. 14. As you add new ministries, you will have the opportunity to indicate specifics about schedule, frequency and target audience. The “Notes” box allows you to add a comment about your ministry. When you are done entering the information about this ministry, click on “Save”.
  15. 15. … then click “OK” in the dialogue box to complete the process. When you are all done, click “SUBMIT”…
  16. 16. The changes submitted for your Find-A-Church page are reviewed by our staff before they are incorporated into the Find-A-Church database. This process can take up to 5-7 days at peak times, so we suggest you check back in a few days to see if your revised submissions are posted.
  17. 17. Need HELP? E-mail [email_address] or call (800) 251-8140.