Frequently asked questions
What is E-Giving?
E-giving is the ability to financially support GUMC through financial donations using your smart phones, computer or tablet. Our e-giving site is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Do I have to register for an account to use E-Giving?
No. You have the option to either donate online as a guest or to register for an account. For members of GUMC, we recommend for you to register for an account, because you will be able to track your giving history at your convenience and you will be able to use other
Are there any hidden fees or charges for using E-Giving?
No. You decide how much you want to donate and the full amount will be recognized as a donation. The church covers all processing fees.
What methods of payment can I use to donate through E-Giving?
You can make donations through E-Giving using a debit card, credit card and a direct checking account transfer.
Can I make recurring donations?
Yes. You can make automatic recurring donations and you will have the flexibility to schedule the giving schedule that best fits your needs. In addition, you will have the ability to start, stop and adjust your donation amount or schedule at any time. Remember: "Automate the Important!"
Can I designate my donation to a particular church fund or ministry?
Yes. All of our most common funds and ministries are listed on the E-Giving page. Contact the church office if you would like to donate to a fund or ministry that is not listed.
What if I have other questions?
Please contact the church office at 504-366-6685 or you can email our finance committee at GretnaumcFinanceChair@gmail.com. We will be glad to answer any questions you may have.
Will my E-Giving donations be included in my quarterly and yearly contribution statements?
Can I make donations using a credit card?
yes, but we ask that you be financially responsible when using credit cards. We do not want anyone to incur any debt or monthly finance or interest charges.
Can I make one time donations?
Yes. If you are unsure if E-Giving is right for you, you can always try a one time donation as either a guest or using your E-Giving account once you register.