Adding Groups to the Church App

Discover how to enhance your church app by adding groups seamlessly. This article provides easy-to-follow instructions for incorporating groups, fostering community and engagement within your congregation. Empower your members with access to specialized groups for communication, events, and more. Follow these simple steps to optimize your church app and provide a valuable platform for fostering connections and collaboration among your community. Elevate your digital church experience today by adding groups to your app.

Groups are managed in Tithely People. Within Groups, an Admin can create a Group and enable it to be visible in the Church App and set the Group Access to Public or Private.

Learn more about Creating a Group, Adding/removing leaders from a Group, and Adding/removing people (members) from a Group from within Tithely People.

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For Groups to be visible within the Church App, the Groups Tab will need to be added to the App and a group must be set to "Show in App" within People Groups.

📄 More Information: Managing the Tabs within your App Dashboard

How to Set A Group to Be Visible in the Church App

  1. Login to your Tithely Admin account.

  2. Select People from the left-hand menu.

  3. Select Groups from the People menu.

  4. Select the Group you'd like to appear in the App or create a new Group.
    Note: Group names must be unique and cannot be reused, even if a group has been deleted. If you are editing an existing group, click the gear icon at the top right and select edit to access settings once the group details have opened.

  5. Toggle on Show in App.

  6. Click the Save Group button at the bottom of the group settings.

  7. Select Apps.
  8. Select Tabs.
  9. Locate your Groups tab.
    Note: this will have the tag peoplegroups.
  10. Drag this tab by clicking and holding.
  11. Move the tab into the More Tabs or Main Tabs section of your app to make this visible.
  12. Select Save