PocketPlatform Group Management

Last Updated: Sep 1, 2020 @ 8:58 pm

Your church members use PocketPlatform to sign up for Events, engage in serving Opportunities, and take Sermon Notes.  With PocketPlatform’s Group Management tools, your Group Leaders and Group Members can use PocketPlatform to engage foster community, communicate with the group, and dive deeper in their spiritual journey.

Groups List with Graphics

Group Member Features

  • View Members

    View Name, Photo, Email Address, Phone Number for other Group Members.  Email and Phone links available for quickly contacting another group member.

  • Contact Leader

    Send an email directly to your Group Leader with a simple form within the App.

  • Group Calendar

    View a calendar of upcoming Group Meetings with date, time, and location / address.

  • Manage Privacy

    Manage the information you are comfortable sharing with including Email, Phone, Full Name / First Name only, and Photo.

  • Group Communication

    Communicate directly with your Group by chatting inside the App.

Group Leader Features

  • View Members

    View Name, Photo, Email Address, Phone Number for other Group Members.  Email and Phone links available for quickly contacting another group member.

    Leaders can also edit group member’s info, upload a photo, or change the Group member’s role / remove them from the Group.

  • Add Group Member

    Group Leaders can add new members to the Group quickly and easily.

  • Contact Leaders / Members

    Group Leaders can select one or more Group Members / Leaders and send an email to all of them using a single form.

  • Manage Inquiries

    Group Leaders can view Inquiries for their Group, contact inquirers via email, and optionally add inquirers directly to their Group.

  • Group Calendar

    Group Leaders can manage their Group’s calendar of Group Meetings with feature for adding, editing or cancelling meetings.

  • Take Attendance

    Group Leaders can quickly and easily take attendance for a Group Meeting.

  • Group Curriculum

    Group Leaders can access Group Curriculum delivered through MinistryPlatform.  Curriculum includes group leader / facilitator instructions and links to videos, audio files, PDFs, scripture, et al.

  • Manage Privacy

    Manage the information you are comfortable sharing with including Email, Phone, Full Name / First Name only, and Photo.

  • Group Communication

    Communicate directly with your Group by chatting inside the App.


Setting up Groups

Setting up your Groups is essentially the same as configuring groups for use in the Think Ministry Portal.  Once your Group is configured in MinistryPlatform, you can set the Available On App to Yes for it to be available in your App.

For more information on setting up Group Curriculum, reference the Group Curriculum KB article.