Online Giving at Epworth UMC

What it is

Online Giving is a simple and consistent way to donate to the ministries of Epworth. It eliminates the need to write checks. And, when travel, illness or other circumstances prevent you from attending services, this program will allow your offerings to continue on an uninterrupted basis. This is convenient for the donor and very useful to the Church when income is received consistently.

Donor Registration

Donors can sign up on the church website or use the form available in the church office. A profile will be created that will allow you to have complete access to your account. Touch or click the “DONATE” button and complete the form. This method may be used for Checking or Savings (Electronic Fund Transfer), Credit or Debit cards (MasterCard, Discover, and VISA).

Register for Online Giving

 

Full control over giving

Donors may choose to make their donations weekly, semi-monthly, monthly, or one-time. You can access your account and review your giving, update information and make changes to your giving at any time.

Church Fund Designations

  1. General Fund – All ministries of the church depend on this fund which pays for Sunday School, worship, mission, our staff, our buildings, our operating costs, Conference Shared Ministries, etc.
  2. Improvement Fund – This fund is used to make repairs and improvements to the facilities of the Epworth
  3. Communion – Monthly offering for various needs as announced.
  4. Other Donations – This line is for any ministry or project such as the food pantry, music, youth, missions, etc. The Donor designates the recipient.
  5. Seasonal – During the year we make available seasonal funds such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, Lent, Easter, etc. these funds may be designated for different causes.

Servicer

Vanco Services, LLC, is the endorsed servicer of The United Methodist Church and has been since 2002. 1,500 UM churches use Vanco. “Vanco’s focus on security is unsurpassed. We continuously address this critical aspect of our business to assure that clients—and those they serve—operate within the most secure payment environment possible.”

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