Our advantages

Congregate provides the best value.

By consolidating your public website, member features, and leadership tools, you no longer need separate service providers.

No longer pay for a separate website platform, website hosting service, member directory service, text messaging, voice messaging/phone tree service, attendance taking service, and more. Congregate includes all of these services and over 30+ features catered to local churches at one low price.

No contracts or commitments

There are absolutely no contracts or commitments of any kind.

Use your own domain name

Keep your current website address and use it with Congregate.

Change plans or cancel anytime

Congregate is billed month-to-month and you can change service plans, add/remove services, or cancel at anytime.

Keep your existing data

Using our built-in tools, copy your page content, sermons, directory, etc. to your new Congregate site.

Price lock guarantee

If you keep your service active, your current service plan’s cost will never increase.

Use your current public site (optional)

Use Congregate’s included public website or if you wish to keep your current public website, use Congregate only for your member and leadership needs.

Free upgrades and updates

Congregate is constantly being updated and improved with new features and technologies.

Website hosting included

Your website hosting, media storage, email hosting, and SSL certificate are all included in our standard service plans.

Free technical support

Congregate includes free technical support, documentation, and tutorial videos.

Exclusive discounts

Enjoy exclusive savings at One Stone Biblical Resources (church supplies, bibles, books, etc.) reserved only for Congregate clients.

Why choose Congregate?

The following provides a comparison to typical WordPress websites, other church CMS platforms, and generic online website builders.

CongregateWordPress Websites*Other Church CMS Websites*Generic Website Builder*
One-Time Setup Fee$299-$499$0**~$500+**$0**
Monthly Service/Hosting Fee$20-$55/mo~$10-$25+**~$60-$295+**~$10-25+**
Small Church Setup Fee Discount
Contract/CommitmentNo contracts.
No commitments.
Possible hosting commitmentsPossible service commitmentsPossible hosting commitments
Change Plans AnytimeDepends on hosting provider
Use Your Domain NameDepends on hosting provider
Free SSL (Secure https:// Website)Depends on hosting provider
Free Email AccountsDepends on hosting provider
Free Technical Support IncludedDepends on hosting provider
Exclusive Discounts
Mobile Apps Depends on provider
Multiple Templates
Unlimited Storage and BandwidthIncluded in our Unlimited PlanDepends on hosting provider(included only at higher service levels)
Unlimited Pages(included only at higher service levels)
No Knowledge of HTML, Websites, or Programming RequiredSome knowledge required
No Regular Updates, Patches, etc. to be InstalledMust continually update core/plugins/themes
100% Mobile FriendlyDepends on theme used
Platform Designed Specially for Churches
Church-Related Modules Built-in(must install third-party plugins)
Virtual LibraryN/AN/A
Automated Text Message RemindersN/A
Automated Voice Telephone Call RemindersN/A
Group Email MessagingN/A(Unlimited included only at higher service levels)
Public Sermons/Podcasts(must install third-party plugins)
Public Calendars/Events(must install third-party plugins)
Public Pages and Files
Public News and Blogs
Public Articles and Bulletins(must install third-party plugins)
Member Only Website(must install third-party plugins)
Member Only Sermons(must install third-party plugins)
Member Only Calendars/Events(must install third-party plugins)
Member Only Pages and Files(must install third-party plugins)
Member Only Photo Galleries(must install third-party plugins)
Member Only News and Blogs(must install third-party plugins)
Member Only Articles/Bulletins(must install third-party plugins)
Member Directory(must install third-party plugins)
Member Attendance Tracking
Worship/Volunteer/Visitor Assignments Generator
Send Group Text/Voice Messages
Automated Job/Volunteer Reminders
Local Church Visitor Tracking
Leadership CRM
Digital Member Photo Wall Display
Weekly Automated Site Activity Recap Email
Hymn and Song Tracking
Bible Class/Sunday School Tracker
Finance/Contribution Reporting
Member Interests Finder
Church Library/Resource Inventory Manager

*This comparison is to be used as a generic guide only; not every feature omission or inclusion will represent each and every competitor.
**Competitor pricing is for estimation purposes only; contact each competitor for up-to-date and specific pricing/terms.

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