WeGather - a New Era of Parish Technology

LPi Ushers in New Era of Technology Built for the Catholic Church

LPi has launched, WeGather, a cloud-based parish community builder integrated with a robust church member management system designed to empower Catholic leaders in ministry. Designed to help parishes better communicate with their parishioners and visitors to their communities, while efficiently maintaining their parish member census data, WeGather helps parish staff and lay leaders to engage people where they are at in their relationship with the parish community, so they can better connect, grow, and disciple them beyond weekend Mass. The technology of WeGather offers parishes a way to better serve the emerging needs of the Catholic Church in the modern world.

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Why Email Marketing Is a Good Idea for Your Church

We seem to be swamped with online communication. If your church wants to communicate effectively with your parishioners, email marketing could be a good fit for you.

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Making Facebook Work for Your Church Part 3 – User Experience

Facebook attracts 2.23 billion active monthly users. While you likely don’t have the seating capacity for all of them at your church, let’s discus enhancing the experience of your average page visitor — the user experience.

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Making Facebook Work for Your Church: Part 2 — Analytics

With a little exploration, experimentation, and know-how, Facebook can be an excellent tool to engage your parishioners and communicate with those on the periphery of your congregation.

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Making Facebook Work for Your Church: Part 1 – Scheduling

Your parish’s Facebook page doesn’t need to feel like a thorn in your side. Over the next few weeks, we’ll take a look at a few key areas of your parish’s Facebook page. First up: Scheduling!

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5 Signs Your Church Website Is Ready for a Makeover

In an ever-evolving digital age, it’s important for your website to reflect your vibrant parish. How do you know when it’s time for a makeover?

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The Power of Push Notifications

If people are in your parish network, then chances are there is something they are looking for. Even if they don’t quite know what it is yet, push notifications could be the tool that helps them find it.

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Bringing Boomers on Board

Last week, we took a look at engaging the baby boomer generation with technology. So you’ve got them engaged. Now what?

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Top 10 Tips for Church Communication

It’s one thing to present a charming face to the community in print or online, but what do people experience when they pick up the phone to call your parish office?

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6 Ways to Post Your Homily Online

Does your parish website serve as a news resource or staff directory? Tech-savvy pastors are harnessing online tools for communication and evangelization.

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Why Bad People Love Your Church: Fraudsters and Online Giving

Why Bad People Love Your Church: Fraudsters & Online Giving

Fraudsters are cyber criminals who focus their energy on credit card and identity theft. They gather a list of stolen card numbers then test them out on low-risk, easy to use platforms.

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Should Your Parish Use Instagram?

Should Your Parish Use Instagram?

There are 168 hours in a week. Your parish knows that less than one percent of that time is spent in the church. How can online communication and social media engage even further?

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4 Tips for a Smart Summer

This time of year, your staff takes vacations, and the parish office might close early on Fridays. With summer right around the corner, how can your parish make the most of it?

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