Let’s face it, church leaders – the members of your church family aren’t the only ones using their mobile devices to stay connected. With text messages, emails and social notifications flying around at all hours of the day you run the risk of missing an important update without a data plan on your cell phone.
With all the applications surfacing recently, we’re sure you’re wondering how you can harness the convenience of your mobile device into your work for the church. The following are a few of our favorite apps to aid church leaders on the go.
Memorizing scripture doesn’t come easily to all of us. Even as a church leader, we’re sure there are a few verses here or there that just don’t stick in your memory. To take the struggle out of memorizing popular verses, apps like FighterVerses are here to help. With memorization games, quizzes and verse screen locks you’ll be more Bible proficient in no time!
Taking the time out to talk with God is one of the most important parts of the day. Though we all have certain causes and people we want to remember in our prayers, it can be difficult to keep them all in mind during the time we set aside to talk to the Lord. Apps like PrayerMate are here to help remind you of all the people and issues in your life that you need to bring to God so you can be more relaxed in your supplication.
As a leader, it’s important to have a resource to help guide you through the various challenges you’ll face from day to day. With Leadia you’ll have access to innovative ideas and a social network to help you work through issues that are particular to leading a large group of people.
As a church leader, it goes without saying that your main text is the bible. Though few and far between, there are a few moments where accessing the physical text just is not possible. In a pinch, the savvy church leader is ready for anything with a Bible app downloaded and ready on his or her phone. Though there’s a multitude to choose from, it’s important to insure that you’re using a reputable source. Take a look at a few of these tips to get you headed in the right direction.
Your Church’s App
What better way to stay connected to your church family than through the app that they’re all utilizing? Your church’s calendar, events and message will go wherever you do in a personalized app from e-giving Powered by NCS Services. Stay connected and communicate with ease right from the palm of your hand – it’s easy to get started!
Mobile technology is here to help us stay connected to the things that matter most to us. Using a few of the above apps you’ll be better equipped to keep your weekly message on target. Do you have a favorite app to use? We’d love to hear about it!