Online Giving and Payments to Church Events
We are grateful for your support to the Fifth Ward Church of Christ. Online Giving allows contributions to the church or payments to church events to be made electronically. The website allows for setup of recurring or one-time contributions. Changing the payment date or contribution amount can be made at any time. Payments to church events such as Retreats, Summer Camp, and the Campaign for Christ can also be made.
To record your contribution to church records, a request to firstname.lastname@example.org for your assigned envelope number is preferred. Within 24 hours you will receive a response. When registering or managing your account, enter your envelope number at the bottom of the screen.
Please click HERE to access the online giving site, where you can log in to your existing account or give without registering via QUICK GIVE (notice under the account login). If you are giving for the Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief, please choose Special Collections under drop down list (see Contribution). These funds will be used to assist those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Thank you in advance for your support!
Online Giving FAQs
What is Online Giving?
Online Giving is a method whereby your contribution or event payment is debited from your checking, savings, or credit card account into the church’s bank account.
What are the advantages of Online Giving?
It makes it easy to fulfill stewardship commitments, even when you can’t attend worship services. You never have to bring cash or write checks to church. Giving electronically also helps the church save money and improve its budget!
How are my contributions automatically deducted from my account?
Your contributions will automatically be deducted from your checking account or charged to your debit/credit card and deposited to the church's bank account on the date you specify. A receipt confirmation email is sent to you for each contribution or event payment received at the church.
Can I put an amount in the contributions section in online giving and also a payment to a church event?
Yes. You can make a contribution and also a make payment to a church event at the same time by selecting the applicable event from the drop-down list in Online Giving. You will receive a receipt confirmation email for each contribution or event payment.
What if I change bank accounts?
Simply login. In the My Accounts and Info Section, update your account information.
Is Online Giving risky?
Electronic contributions cannot be lost, stolen or destroyed and have an extremely high rate of accuracy.
What if I try Online Giving and don’t like it?
You can cancel your authorization by deleting your accounts and donation dates
How do I sign up for Online Giving?
Complete the online registration form and select the donations and the amount you would like to donate along with your E-check, credit, or debit card information. It’s that easy!
Is the statement history report acceptable for IRS tax reporting?
Per IRS regulations, the church issued contribution statement is the only record accepted for reporting cash donations.
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