LENOIR CITY, Tennessee – Oct. 21, 2020 – To document the impact of COVID-19 on church life, Ministry Brands – the leading provider of software, services, and information platforms for churches, ministries, and those they serve – today released new data from a recently completed national survey of churches across multiple denominations. The report, Coping with COVID-19: Insights from Church Leaders, is now available here.
“This new research shows that church leaders remain understandably concerned about the financial and operational impact of COVID-19,” said Pat O’Donnell, Managing Director of Ministry Brands. “But we’re also seeing parishes rise to the challenge by maintaining services in line with local restrictions and increasing digital communications.”
The online survey was completed by over 1,400 church leaders from across the country. Survey findings include:
A summary view of the report is also available as an infographic and can be found here.
Serving more than 80,000 customers, Ministry Brands is the leading provider of SaaS platforms for churches, parachurch ministries and other faith-based organizations in the United States and Canada. Under the leadership of a kingdom-driven management team, the company seeks to equip the 21st-century church with technology that empowers pastors, church executives, technology professionals and administrators to proactively carry out their Biblical mission with excellence, reverence, and efficiency. Ministry Brands’ suite of solutions includes church management, giving, accounting, mobile applications, website development, background checks, content, streaming, and messaging.