Boyd Pelley

Boyd Pelley
Co-founder, Churchteams. From 1990 to 2008 served as discipleship, administrative and family pastor of churches in New Mexico, Nebraska and Texas. Married 30+ years, 2 married adult children.
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Workflow Magic: Lapsed Givers

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 4/30/19 8:30 AM

Proverbs 27:23 says,  "Be sure you know the condition of your flocks, give careful attention to your herds."  Caring for people God has brought into our church to disciple and shepherd has always been our heart.  If you've been around us much, you've seen our incredible analytics to shepherd small groups and small group leaders well.  So, it just makes sense to us to use giving as another metric to help reognize people who might be wandering away from the fold.

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Workflow Magic: Thank 1st Time Donors

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 4/23/19 8:15 AM

Proverbs 4:23 tells us, "Guard your heart because all you do flows from it."  That means that the choices people make, the things that drive and motivate them to action are an outflow of their heart.

So, when they give to your church or organization for the first time, they are saying something significant.  They are saying they believe in what you are doing and they want to be a part.  

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Tags: Giving, Workflow Magic

How We Simplify Online Giving

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 4/16/19 8:15 AM

Matthew 5:37 starts, "Let what you say be simply 'yes' or 'no'."

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Workflow Magic: Missed 4 Weeks

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 4/9/19 8:05 AM

You know the story of the lost sheep in Luke 15? It's about how God is like a good shepherd who recognizes that a sheep is missing and drops everything to go find it. You know how he recognized one was missing?  He counted.

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Workflow Magic: Prepare Your Visit

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 4/2/19 8:06 AM

One of the trends we are seeing is churches offering an option on their website for people to prepare for their visit.  This blog will address this new trend.  First a few ideas on the concept and then suggestions on how to use Churchteams registration to implement this strategy.

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Workflow Magic:  Sticky Messages

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 3/26/19 8:05 AM

You spend a lot of time planning for holidays, ministry seasons, church-wide campaigns and sermon series.  Let Workflow Automation make these times pop. Use them to make key ideas and habits sticky. 

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Workflow Magic: Digital Connection Card

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 3/19/19 7:59 AM

Ready to go paperless with your connection card?  Or at least give a mobile option for people to respond?  What if that digital connection could then be customized to launch a workflow with personalized responses and follow up assignments? Here’s how to make it happen. You’ll want a copy of your card to help set this up.

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How To Make Your CMS A Mobilization Server

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 3/14/19 12:16 PM

If God has graced you with the gift to pastor, plant, staff or lead a church; you carry the weight of founding and building people in their faith. Becoming a skilled master builder is your goal.

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Tags: Assimilation

Workflow Magic:  2nd Time Guests

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 3/12/19 7:58 AM

As you think about your assimilation process for guests, you'll want to decide if it makes sense to create a second or even third time guest workflow. 

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5 Ways Software Can Help Your Church Grow

Posted by Boyd Pelley on 3/7/19 1:34 PM

A church executes its vision by developing a strategy. But, whether or not that strategy succeeds is determined by how well a church uses its software. 

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Tags: Church Management Software, Misc. Insights, Church Software Review

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