News & Updates

Introducing the Roster Station

Planning Center Check-Ins

Jun 7 , 2016

We’re excited to announce a new type of station, a Roster Station. A Roster Station assembles a list of anyone who has checked in to this location within the last three sessions. The initial idea is to replace the clipboard you might have used when taking roll. But with Check-Ins, it can do a lot more.

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Groups Sneak Peek

Planning Center Groups

Jun 1 , 2016

Here’s a sneak peek of PCO Groups, the next application from Planning Center. Coming to you at the end of June.

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Lists Updates — Search, Stars, and Relative Dates

Planning Center People

Jun 1 , 2016

We've supercharged Lists even more with new ways to create, organize, and find your lists.

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Announcing Text-to-Give

Planning Center Giving

May 24 , 2016

It's here! Text-to-Give has landed in Planning Center Giving. It's easy to set up. It's fun. And it's the fastest, most spontaneous way for your donors to give.

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Check-ins now supports Zebra printers!

Planning Center Check-Ins

May 18 , 2016

The Check-Ins team is proud to announce a new member to our family: a Zebra! No, it’s not a new cross-species developer that requires a lot of hay; it’s support for a new printer… which instead requires a lot of labels.

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Activity Feeds: The Story Behind the Data

Planning Center People

Apr 20 , 2016

Your church is your people, and everyone has a story. When you know that story, you’ll be better equipped to do what you do best: love and serve these people. Today we've released a brand new tool to show these stories so that you can do your ministry even better. It’s called "Activity Feeds."

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Import Avatars from Social Media

Planning Center People

Apr 14 , 2016

Last week we added a handy new tool to help you import pictures of people from their social media accounts. PCO People has always been able to search for people’s social media profiles based on their email address. Now when a profile is found, we will also try to find and download their avatar from Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

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Workflows — Now on Mobile!

Planning Center People

Apr 14 , 2016

Workflows has revolutionized the way thousands of churches are staying connected with their members. After months of work, we're excited to announce that it’s made it to our free mobile app for both iOS and Android.

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Introducing Filters in PCO Registrations

Planning Center Registrations

Apr 12 , 2016

When your event has more than a few attendees, viewing and communicating with just the right people can be overwhelming, or even impossible. Today that gets much easier! We've added a new tool so that you can filter your registrations and find just the people you're looking for.

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Easter 2016 Brings a Basket of New Features

Planning Center Check-Ins

Mar 31 , 2016

With a successful Easter behind us, we have a few exciting features released in Check-Ins. Better warning messages for manned stations, improved people search tools, better PCO People integration, and the ability to copy locations to a new event.

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