Online Giving, at Grace Covenant Church, is a safe and secure direct payment program whereby your contribution is debited automatically from your checking, savings, or credit card account into the church’s bank account. It makes it easy to fulfill stewardship commitments, even when you can’t attend church. You never have to bring cash or checks to church. Giving electronically also helps the church save money and improve its budget.

As each one has received a gift, use it to serve one another as good stewards of God’s varied grace.
— 1 Peter 4:10

Reasons to sign up for Electronic Giving:

Online Giving – GCC Account

  • No need to write checks or bring cash to church.
  • Peace-of-mind knowing that the church is receiving your contribution even if you are unable to attend.
  • More secure than checks.
  • All contributions are recorded for you on your bank statement with date of settlement.
  • IT COSTS YOU NOTHING!
Frequently Asked Questions

What is Online Giving?
Online Giving is a direct payment program whereby your contribution is debited automatically from your checking, savings, or credit card account into your church’s bank account.

What are the advantages of Online Giving?
It makes it easy to fulfill stewardship commitments, even when you can’t attend church. You never have to bring cash or checks to church. Giving electronically also helps the church save money and improve its budget!

How are my contributions automatically deducted from my account?
Once you complete the online registration form, the contribution amount you specify will automatically be transferred from your bank account to the church’s bank account.

When will my contribution be deducted from my account?
Your electronic contribution will be debited on the date you specify on the donation form.

If I do not write checks, how do I keep my checkbook balance straight?
Since your contribution is made at a pre-established time, you simply record it in your check register on the appropriate date. Electronic contributions are recorded for you on your bank statement as well as your online reports.

Without a canceled check, how can I prove I made my contribution?
Your bank statement gives you an itemized list of electronic transactions as well as your online reports.

Can I put different amounts in offerings and have all of them withdrawn at different times?
You can set up to contribute to different offerings at different times; HOWEVER you will have to do each one separately. You will receive a receipt for each one.

What if I change bank accounts?
Login and update your account information.

Is Online Giving risky?
It’s less risky than writing checks or bringing cash to church. Electronic contributions cannot be lost, stolen or destroyed and have an extremely high rate of accuracy.

What if I try Online Giving and don’t like it?
You can cancel your authorization by deleting your accounts and donation dates.

How do I sign up for Online Giving?
Complete the online registration form and select the donations and the amount you would like to donate along with your credit or debit card information. It’s that easy!

Online Giving Security Statement

The Online Giving website provides a 128-bit secure browser connection to process your transactions and protect your information. By using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) – you will be assured that all of your information you enter is encrypted. To verify that SSL is functioning, look for the padlock or key icon on your browser.

To ensure that no one gains unauthorized access to your account, the Online Giving website uses a time-out feature to log you off if you are inactive for a specific amount of time. This is helpful if you were to leave your computer unattended.

Your information is stored on secure servers that are contained behind firewalls and other defense systems to prevent unauthorized access.

You can also help keep your information secure by following our suggestions provided below:

  • Never share your password with anyone.
  • Change your password on a regular basis (every 60 days).
  • Logout and close the browser window when you are done.
  • Use Antivirus Software that is updated on a regular basis.

Helpful web links

MidWest Covenant
The Regional Evangelical Covenant site

Evangelical Covenant Churches
The home page for the denomination of Evangelical Covenant Churches. www.covchurch.org

Covenant Heights Camp and Retreat Center
A beautiful mountain setting near Estes Park is open year-round for children, youth and adult activities including annual retreats and camps. Get away from the city and enjoy this beautiful setting!

Awana
The nations leading program in changing kids lives and reaching children and youth for Christ. Awana blends Bible teaching, scripture memorization and tons of fun.

Jeffco Action Center
The Jeffco Action Center provides services to people in Jefferson County in danger of becoming homeless, or attempting to move out of homelessness.

Compassion International
Share your love, prayers and support with a boy or girl who lives in poverty. Children are waiting now. Learn more about sponsoring a child in need!

Living Free Healing Ministries
Come to hear and receive the TRUTH of Jesus Christ as your Healer and Life-Giver, to know His incredible love and experience His healing power for your life!

Whiz Kids Tutoring
Whiz Kids Tutoring mission is to help improve study skills for neighborhood elementary and middle school students through academic tutoring, positive mentoring relationships and spiritual nurture. Whiz Kids pairs students in one-on-one relationships with volunteers. GCC volunteers currently serve the students of Glennon Heights Elementary. Please contact the church office for further information.

BibleGateway.com - an on-line Bible
Awesome On-Line bible, with a variety of translations and helps.

Jesus of Nazareth Compassion Ministries
Mission is to Grace the Body of Christ with Opportunities to Evangelize the Hurting via Compassion Ministries and to love them into the church. GCC has two people who are active board members of this ministry. In addition, the JON ministry is financially supported by GCC through our missions budget. Check out their Facebook page.

Romans 10 Project
Romans 10 Project exists to see the message of Jesus advance to those who have never heard, so that they may call on the name of Jesus and be saved. Romans 10 does this by being both an organization that is sent and an organization that sends.

Grace and Life Church
Grace and Life Church is a church located in Denver. It serves the Westwood community, one of the poorest communities in all of Colorado. It desires to see a renaissance in the city; people gaining new life through Jesus.

World Vision
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice.

WyattMuseum.com - a biblical archaeology site
This site contains fascinating photos of the real Mt. Sinai, Noah's Ark, the ruins of the chariots under the Red Sea, and other biblical archeology finds.

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Volunteer Opportunities at GCC as of 9.18.16
Please download the list of volunteer opportunities and make contact with the designated person. Thank you for your participation.

GCC Small Group Offerings
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