Multiple ways to add people
It’s easy to add people into Text In Church. Not only do we offer 1-click integrations with your favorite tools, but you can also import your CSV files, add information from your pew pad, or allow people to add themselves by texting a keyword and filling out a digital Connect Card.
Connect With People
Effective Automated Workflows
Connection CAN and SHOULD happen all over your church - before, during, and after service and not just on Sunday! We have proven connection strategies and automated workflows that will send emails and text messages for you. Your can even send reminders to you and staff to personally connect with guests and members!
Engage in real conversations
You’ll be sending messages of encouragement, announcements, event invitations, and reminders. And you will receive responses from your people. This is a 2-way texting system. We encourage conversation that lead to building deeper relationships than ever before.
More Reasons 32,246 Church Leaders Love Text In Church
Nobody gets stuck in a group chat
When your community responds, you’ll have 1-on-1 conversations in the messages tab. Now, the whole group doesn’t have to hear about Uncle Larry’s knee surgery!
Your own local number
We’ll help you choose a local phone number. You won't have to share your personal cell phone number... ever again.
You are able to automatically insert the recipient’s real name and personalize your messages, so it doesn’t feel like a generic email or text blast.
By using our iOS and Android Apps, you have the ability to quickly send text messages to your groups, reschedule emails and texts to send at a later date, reply from your mobile phone when people need you the most, and so much more.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is Text In Church for?
Text In Church is for anyone who wants their church communication to thrive. Small, large, rural, city… any church can use Text In Church!
What if Text In Church doesn’t work out for me?
Although we’re confident you’ll fall in love with Text In Church, you can cancel at any time if it’s not a good fit. We want what’s best for you, so, there’s no fine print.
How are messages counted?
Each message sent counts as one. When you send a message to 100 people you have sent 100 messages.
What if my church is on a tight budget?
We get it, we were born out of a church plant. The good news is… using this church communication software will pay for itself, and if you could connect with one family, wouldn’t it be worth it? Start with our lowest plan and you will surely be surprised!
Can we send emails in addition to text messages?
There is power in combining text messaging and email communication for your church. Text In Church equips you with email messaging to your entire community. This includes email reminders to your staff.
What phone number do we use?
We’ll help you choose a local phone number, making conversations feel personal. No spammy shortcodes around here!
We’re planting a church, do you provide discounts?
Born out of a church plant, we couldn’t be more excited to walk alongside you in this new venture. For church plant discounts, MESSAGE SUPPORT and they would be happy to assist you.
What happens with people reply to our texts?
This is where the magic happens. You'll find all the incoming message replies in your Text In Church account inbox (similar to an email inbox) and you can respond to them right there. No annoying group chats, either! You'll communicate one-on-one with people in simple, meaningful ways.
Do I have to download anything?
No, Text In Church is a web-based software. You don’t have to download or install anything. There is no new equipment you’ll need, either. You just login to your account on your computer or the mobile app on your phone.
What if I go over my message limit?
When you reach your account plan limit, a large green banner will appear at the top of your Text In Church account when logged in to notify you, and then you move to a pay-as-you-go system. Each text message sent over your plan limit will just be 3 cents per message; you will be charged for that on your normal monthly invoice date.
Are there limits to how many users, contacts, or groups I can have?
Nope, nope, and nope. It’s UNLIMITED!
Will Text In Church work with other software tools?
We connect with your favorite tools like Planning Center, Church Community Builder, Rock RMS, Zapier, and Mailchimp to make communicating seamless.
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See what our members are saying…
Text In Church is a huge benefit in a world so many people prefer to text. We have moved to a nearly paperless system and TIC makes sign-ups super efficient. The keywords are super helpful and the ability to have an automated response with a link to the online form makes it almost effortless.
Text In Church has come alongside our church and helped us to do a better job with guest follow-up and retention. We love their easy-to-follow help and outlines. They are genuinely here to help the church win.
Text In Church is proving to be an amazing tool at connecting with our new guests in an extremely personal way! We LOVE Text In Church!