The Best Church App Builder For Religious Communities

Create your own church app to share upcoming events, enable digital donations, and promote church services for your congregation.

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Connect Every Day Of The Week

Increase Donations

Your church app can have a link directly for people to donate using your existing giving platform, creating a seamless digital giving solution.

Deliver Daily Inspiration

A good church app keeps people inspired. Send push notifications and share daily words of wisdom connected to your in-app bible.

Connect Anytime, Anywhere

You'll be able to keep your congregation engaged throughout the week by having all of your content easily accessible and creating interactive discussion with our social wall. This adds a social media type of experience to the app.

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Key Features of a Church and Ministry App

Maps and Locations

Include all of your campus locations or locations for home groups as well as information about the locations.

Video and Audio Content

Integrate with YouTube or Vimeo to take your church engagement to the next level.

Church Events

Use your mobile church app to plan bible study, promote fundraisers, and increase attendance with event registration features.

Interactive Sermon Notes

Allow people in your congregation to follow along and take notes right within the app.

Prayer Wall

Leverage our social walls so church members can post public prayer requests and bulletins—connecting your church community.

In App Giving

Integrate with your current donation system to make donating easy. Users can even donate using a credit card.

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Maximize Engagement With Push Notifications

Push Notifications are one of the most powerful tools to connect with your congregation throughout the week. Deliver daily messages directly to mobile devices that inspire spiritual growth as well as keep people up to date with the latest announcements. Church management has never been easier.

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Highly Customizable Design Options

With BuildFire you'll be able to build custom church apps that look unique and represents your identity. Your congregation will love the great features and design choices that provide a seamless user experience.

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“The platform is easy enough to use that you don't need a lot of hand-holding. But when something comes up that you do need some help with, there are people there to support you.”

Vanessa Weisbrod | Executive Director, Celiac Disease Program

Our expert church app developers support you every step of the way.

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  • Phone, chat, & email support
  • Less than 1-2 hour response time
  • Dedicated implementation specialists
  • 5 star service
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Managing Your Custom Church App Has Never Been Easier

BuildFire's intuitive app dashboard puts the power in your hands.

Real Time App Preview

See all the changes you are making to your app in real time before you publish.

One Click Publishing to the App Stores

Let us handle the complicated process for getting your app published to the App Store and Google Play.

Endless Features Available

Choose from our vast marketplace of functionality to build and add features to your app.

Customer Reviews

Amazing Platform

The app looks fantastic and is easy enough for a moderately technical person to update. The staff is unbelievable! They will answer any questions you have with a quick turnaround and go above and beyond in building and educating you on your app! I highly recommend Buildfire to anyone in need of an app-building platform!

- Allison H

BuildFire - Best in Class

"They are a first class organization with a staff of experts in each area. They get things accomplished the first time correctly. I have yet to experience rework as a result of their failure to understand. I believe this is a direct result of our project manager.

- Executive Sponsor in Legal Services

E-Commerce made easier.

"While I benefited greatly from using Buildfire to develop my responsive web application, I mostly enjoyed the customer support. It is like having a personal assistant at your beck and call, since every time I started a personal thread, someone responded to offer help immediately.

- Remmington O.

Top Notch Service!

"The entire team at BuildFire is fantastic. They're extremely professional, prompt, and genuinely care about helping you bring your vision to life."

- Joseph V.

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FAQ: Building Church Apps

  • Creating a church mobile app is easy. With BuildFire's no-code church app builder, you don't need any coding experience, design knowledge, or technical skills to build your own app. Just choose from one of our professionally-designed templates explicitly made for churches and religious organizations. Then you can customize all of the features with our drag-and-drop app builder.

  • The exact cost to build a church app depends on the features you want and your development method. Traditional development is expensive and time-consuming. But with BuildFire, you can create a church app for a fraction of the cost. Just pay a fixed, affordable monthly fee. There's no setup fee or hidden charges to worry about.

  • Lots of successful church apps have similar features. We tend to see church apps with a detailed events calendar. This makes it easy for everyone in the congregation to see what's happening. You can even manage big events in advance with registration, sign-ups, and more. It's common for church apps to have an online giving feature, bulletins, and links to podcasts or live streaming channels. Push notifications give you a direct way to communicate with your congregation.

  • You can view all of the app data of your church app from BuildFire's admin dashboard. It's easy to see how many people are using the app and how frequently app users are coming back. These engagement stats are a pretty good indication of how your congregation feels about the app. If you want to take this one step further, you can just ask them! We have features that support polling and surveys. So you can always get direct feedback from all of your app users and get suggestions for new features or improvements to your church app.