New Feature: Web View for Bulletins

By Peter Frank on Apr 9, 2020 3:30:00 PM

Now that churches are streaming more than ever before, they are turning to different ways of sharing the bulletin with members at home. We're excited to announce one more way of doing that: a read-only Web View.

This idea just came up and our team worked hard to get it out in time for Easter. Watch the video below to see how it works.

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New Feature: Share Services and Elements with Other Users

By Peter Frank on Oct 8, 2019 9:00:00 AM

When the online Lutheran Service Builder was released last summer, the ability to import .LSBX files was included. These special files were part of Lutheran Service Builder 2 and allowed users to share service elements with other users. Most of the time, those files were shared in the same church, and that was no longer necessary since the new Lutheran Service Builder is online.

However, there was no way to export .LSBX files in cases where users wanted to share elements with other users at different churches. To help with that process, we are excited to announce that we have added the ability to share services and elements with other Lutheran Service Builder users.

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How to Use the New Service Plan View

By Peter Frank on Aug 17, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Planning a service typically doesn’t start with creating a bulletin or a presentation slide deck. In most congregations, it starts with the lectionary, and the plan expands from there. The new Lutheran Service Builder introduces the concept of service plans, a high-level view of a service that can be determined days, weeks, or months in advance.

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