TITHES & OFFERINGS
Bring the full tithe into the storehouse,
that there may be food in my house. And thereby put me to the test, says the Lord of hosts, if I will not open the windows of heaven for you and pour down for you a blessing until there is no more need.
Malachi 3:10 esv
We have now made it possible to bring forth your tithes and offerings securely through paypal. To get started immediately, click on the button below and a new tab or window will be opened in your browser in order for you to complete the process. For additional information see below or view our Frequently Asked Questions to the right. Thank you for giving graciously!
When you are ready to start just click the button above and follow the process of either completing the transaction through PayPal or with any credit card.
PayPal allows us to collect tithes and offerings from a click of a button on our website or an email link. It is a low cost way for us to make it convenient for you to give or perhaps pay for a church event.
It is the most widely used online payment provider available. Our experience has given us confidence in its reliability. Also, it is inexpensive.
No. Look for the button that allows you to choose between your debit card or major credit card (Visa, MasterCard or Discover). You are able to use your debit or credit card without ever signing up for PayPal.
No. Like most other churches, we are simply making it convenient for people who prefer to pay their tithes, give offerings, pay for events or donate online to be able to do so. We are not asking people to incur debt in any way.
No. We are grateful for support from anyone who is motivated to give to help the ministry of The Oasis Christian Fellowship. PayPal does ask for your contact information. In this regard you may not make anonymous donations. However, you can make anonymous donations through our tithe box in our sanctuary or main lobby.
You can select from a drop down box that distinguishes between tithes, offerings and church events, etc. There is also a place for notations in the Feedback/Comments section as well.
Yes. All free-will offerings are tax-deductible. Payments for events or payments for books, etc., are not legally allowed to be deducted. You will find your giving categorized on your annual giving statement you receive in January of each year.
If you have questions or need assistance, please call the church office at 585-670-6244. Our office hours are 9am to 5pm Tuesday through Friday. We will do our best to assist you!