By Raina Hanson
Seasoned Ministry Scheduler and MSP Tech Support Agent
With all the events and moving parts that go into Advent, it’s easy, as ministry schedulers, to lose the spirit of Advent in all of the hubbub. Technology can really be your friend here, allowing you to tie Advent into many pieces of your work and help you keep focus on what is important: preparing for Christmas spiritually as a community. These are five things I do every year at Advent to tie ministry scheduling work back to the spirit of the season:
Continue reading ‘Tips to enjoy the spirit of Advent’ »
Sometimes, we at Rotunda Software look around and just can’t believe how lucky we are to work with such extraordinary volunteers and volunteer schedulers each and every day. This Thanksgiving season, we’d like to share our deepest thanks with you! Continue reading ‘Rotunda Giving Thanks’ »
Moving from MSP’s Online to Plus Edition is fast and easy. As soon as your upgrade payment goes through, you’ll gain instant access to valuable new features without having to download anything new.
Upgrading to VSP’s Standard edition is fast and easy. As soon as your payment goes through, you’ll gain instant access to valuable new features without having to download anything new. Continue reading ‘Upgrading to VSP’s Standard Edition’ »
If you’re considering scheduling software or are helping a church with their decision, the hurdles below probably sound familiar. Here are some tips we’ve learned from our users for how to get over them: Continue reading ‘Top 3 obstacles when implementing scheduling software …and how to overcome them!’ »
Do the holidays bring your organization a wave of new volunteers? Volunteers play an integral role in the life of an organization- not just during the holidays, but all year long. Check out the ideas below to work toward creating and sustaining lasting relationships between you and your volunteers.
Continue reading ‘3 Tips for Retaining Holiday Volunteers’ »
Ministry Scheduler Pro’s revamped Online Knowledge Base is the go-to resource for on-the-go schedulers. The “OKB” includes hundreds of helpful articles about our ministry scheduling software but the following three questions stand out. Get ahead of the game and check out the answers to the top three most-asked questions!
Continue reading ‘Top 3 Online Knowledge Base Questions… and Answers!’ »
Ready to roll out MSP to your volunteers? Consider holding a live training! Trainings lead to a smoother transition as you can address common questions and personally assist those volunteers who are resistant to change. Below are tips on how to prepare and host a successful training. Continue reading ‘Host a Volunteer Training Night at Your Church’ »
Setting up your ministry scheduling software and interested in learning about the different types of scheduling privileges available to you and your team? Check out this guide/worksheet outlining scheduler privileges in Ministry Scheduler Pro!
Printable Guide for Managing Multiple Ministries and Leaders
Ministry Scheduler Pro is proud to announce the release of a new feature in the MSP app. Volunteers can now click on a scheduled service and see who will be serving with them.
How does it work? Click on a scheduled service in the My Schedule section of the app and select “All Volunteers.”
Here you can see everyone who will be serving with you (except those in ministries marked as private). Your name will appear highlighted in green, swap requested positions will appear in orange, and unfilled positions will be greyed out.
Want to let volunteers know about this new addition? Copy the template below into the MSP Emailer to spread the word: Continue reading ‘Introducing the “All Volunteers” section of the MSP App’ »