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  • Adding an Offering Batch

    Every church collects offerings differently and therefore Batches has many optional ways of entering offerings. There are several different check boxes and which ones you check will all depend on h...

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  • Backing Up Your Database

    The Backup Database utility is one of the most important utilities in Shepherd’s Staff. When you make a backup, you essentially make a copy of your database at that moment in time. The backup compr...

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  • Rebuild / Optimize Database

    The Database Rebuild utility scans through the database to check the data, then compacts the database into its smallest size. This utility should be run periodically to lessen the chance of data co...

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  • Backing up Your Database

    Overview The ”Backup Database” utility is one of the most important utilities in Shepherd’s Staff. When you make a backup, you essentially make a copy of your database at that moment in time. The b...

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  • Preparing for the Year End

    The year end process in Finance is the act of closing the current fiscal year and opening next year’s fiscal year. After you have closed the current year, you will no longer be able to add, edit, o...

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  • Church Body

    Many churches are required to report various kinds of financial data to a regional or national church body. Most churches are also required to develop an annual report. The Church Body Report group...

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  • Journal Entries

    Journal entries are used for any transaction that is not a physical check or deposit. This would include electronic fund transfers, online payments, bank fees, and occasionally corrections or fixin...

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  • Major and Minor Groups

    As you add more and more accounts to your fund, you may end up wanting to group them into related categories. A small congregation with simple financial needs may not use Major or Minor groups at a...

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  • Number Sections

    First Section The first section represents the Fund number and the number for that type of account. Shepherd’s Staff has six different types of accounts: » Assets—Type 1 » Liabilities—Type 2 » Equi...

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  • Introduction to Finance Module

    Funds Accounts Deposits Checks Journal Entries Recurrent Transactions Vendors Purchase Orders Accounts Receivable Reports Print Checks Calculator To Do . . . Reminder of Reoccurring Transaction Fi...

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