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Church on the Rock

St. Louis, MO

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CHURCH ON THE ROCK

ROLLING OUT SMART GIVING DURING A SNOW STORM

“We’re always on the lookout to utilize technology to spread the gospel…We use as many touch points as possible to reach people and help them engage with the church.”

Leadership at Church on the Rock (COTR) regularly ask themselves what tools will help their congregation better engage with the church. As COTR IT director, Tommy Prater, reflected, “We’re always on the lookout to utilize technology to spread the gospel…We use as many touch points as possible to reach people and help them engage with the church.”

Deciding that Smart Giving could act as another touch point, they signed up on a Thursday and “30 minutes later were taking donations.” COTR tested everything with their staff, planned, and prepared to rollout Smart Giving to their church that weekend.

But when a severe snowstorm threatened to close their doors on Sunday morning, they faced the unexpected with confidence, looking at it as an opportunity to give everyone the full experience of church as an online audience, despite their absence from the physical building...

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Church On The Rock's creative use of Smart Giving expanded generosity beyond the physical walls of church.

With an, "excellence or nothing" attitude, Church On The Rock provided digital engagement when the physical expression of their community was impossible. Their story is an example of how church and generosity isn't limited to four walls. 

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