From time to time, we host webinars on a variety of topics that bring value to the MinistryPlatform community! Below are some upcoming and recent webinars geared towards helping you get ministry done!

Recent Webinars

Below are our most recent webinars. For all previous webinars, see the navigation menu on the right (in reverse chronological order).

Get MP Talking with Webhooks 
  • Thursday, February 6, at 3 pm ET
  • For Developers: Come learn about Webhooks and how to use these user-defined HTTP callbacks to facilitate targeted notifications when specific, pre-defined changes are made in MinstryPlatform. If you have done or plan to do custom dev using MP's REST API, webhooks will make your life easier or take things to the next level!
BIS Integration
  • Thursday, January 30, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn about our new integration with Background Information Services, Inc. (BIS)! This exciting new integration leverages the Platform and BIS to facilitate and automate the creation, completion, and execution of Background Checks (without the Portal as the middle man).
Configuring Widgets
  • Thursday, December 12, at 3 pm ET
  • We've been busy making Widgets! Widgets are designed to appear on specific pages of your church website and can be deployed by simply adding a few lines of code on the desired pages of your church website. Come learn how to configure MinistryPlatform's exciting, new Widgets!
Stop the Manual Entry Madness with Next Steps
  • Thursday, November 21, 2019, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn how to stop the manual entry madness with our partners at Next Steps! Next Steps offers MP churches a robust and affordable (and efficient!) way to convert service cards (e.g. interest, prayer, visitor) from handwriting to digital and create next step automation that integrates with MP.
Security Role Best Practice
  • Thursday, November 14, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn about how to best assign and manage Security Roles. Jane has access to what!? Tom left how many months ago!? Melissa, our Customer Education Director, has pulled together great best practice standards from her years of SPoC, training, and coaching experience as well as that from others on our team and in our community to share.
Contact Status Management
  • Thursday, October 17, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn about the latest exciting addition to CloudServices - Contact Status Management! Automate the process of changing a Contact’s status from active to inactive (or vice versa) based on criteria established by your church. Why not get cleaner data and save time in the same solution!?
5 Keys to Automated Trip Management
  • Thursday, October 3, 2019, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn the 5 keys to automating trip management from our partner's at Focus Missions! Focus Missions offers MP churches a robust and affordable (and efficient!) way to manage trips that integrates with MP. 
Meet Sodium Halogen
  • Thursday, September 12, at 3 pm ET
  • Come meet Sodium Halogen! We are excited about our new partner to help MP churches extend the Platform enhance communication and relationship between church staff and congregation. Sodium Halogen uses their experience in building successful digital experiences for internet startup companies to increase membership engagement on your church website.
UTC, Time Zone & Locale Enhancements
  • Friday, August 23, 2019, at 3 pm ET
  • For Developers: If you have done any custom development for your MP, come learn about exciting changes (and how to leverage them!) that are part of the UTC, Time Zone & Locale enhancements coming this Fall to the Platform!
Check In Suite FastPass
  • Thursday, August 22, 2019, at 3 pm EDT
  • Come learn about the *NEW* Check In Suite "FastPass"! This exciting new feature creates a QR code fast pass option at your church by using either Online Giving's Church App or PocketPlatform in conjunction with Check In Suite!
Participant Engagement
  • Thursday, July 25, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn about the *NEW* Participant Engagement field and routine that assesses Participant activity to determine the degree to which someone is engaged in your church! This exciting new feature will help you see and leverage your Participant data in a whole new way!
Global Congregation Filter
  • Thursday, June 27, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn about the *NEW* Platform Global Congregation Filter! This exciting new feature will help you focus and limit the data your Users see and interact with!
Platform Charts & Dashboard
  • Thursday, June 20, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn about the *NEW* Platform Charts and Dashboard! This exciting new feature will help you leverage the power of your MP data in visual form!
Front Porch Integration
  • Thursday, March 21, at 3 pm ET
  • Come learn about Front Porch's Wi-Fi Presence and how they use your existing Wi-Fi technology to bring new visibility to church attendance, enabling churches to see  individual attendance trends in a new way. Front Porch's integration with MinistryPlatform connects this data to real people in your MP database to better understand member engagement and connect with visitors!
Data Report Card
  • Thursday, March 14, at 3 pm ET
  • Did your first report card grade sting a little bit? Come learn tips and tricks for how to improve your grades. There is still time to turn things around for the semester ;)
eSPACE Integration 2.0
  • Thursday, February 28, 2019, at 3 pm EST
  • Come learn how eSPACE leverages your MP data in this exciting- now live and available - integration with eSPACE's Church Facility Management software to help you more efficiently manage - and steward - your facilities!
MP Customer Portal 
  • Thursday, February 21, at 3 pm ET
  • Come check out the new MP Customer Portal! This new MP customer exclusive systems allows you to see system status, update your church information, view a report on the health of your MP data, and add, vote, and keeps tabs on suggested enhancement ideas for MP applications!

Last Modified: 2/10/2020

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