A: Online giving will benefit anyone who is looking for a simpler way to assure that their giving is consistent. This is simply an opportunity to meet the needs of those who prefer to manage their giving online versus writing a check. It may be used to give to the ministry of The Refuge Church on either a one-time or a recurring basis.
A: Yes, they will be included.
A: You will receive an email confirmation, which is acceptable as a valid receipt for tax purposes.
A: Security is a top priority. That's why we've taken every step possible to make sure your data is secure and always available. Our online provider, Stripe, utilizes 128-bit SSL security during the transmission of all sensitive information.
A: Yes, you can manage your online giving schedule 24/7 by logging into your account and making the necessary changes. You can also view your giving history.
A: You can prioritize giving in your budget. Online giving may make it easier for those individuals that are familiar with online banking and bill paying to continue this mode of financial management when considering how best to donate to the church. It also offers an opportunity for you to schedule your online giving automatically and thus helps you eliminate missed tithes and gifts if you are traveling or have difficulty being consistent with your giving. We encourage you to use the method that is most comfortable for you.