Online Giving FAQ

Q: Is it safe to give online?

Yes. In many ways giving online is safer than writing a check because an electronic gift cannot be lost or stolen. The security of the system is continually managed by our church’s merchant processor, Securegive.

Q: Are there any fees involved with giving online?

You will not pay any fees with an online gift. Online gifts are a more cost efficient way for the church to process donations.

Q: Can I make a one-time contribution?

Yes, you have the option of making a one-time contribution or setting up a recurring offering.  Setting up a one-time contribution is easy and you can direct any amount to any of Mount Olive’s ministries listed on the page.

Q: Can I change my personal information or the amount or the frequency of my gift once I have set it up?

Yes, you can change or cancel your contribution at any time before the date of your next contribution. Simply log in using your user name and password to make the necessary changes.

Q: Can I designate my gift to a particular cause?

Yes, you can designate your gift to go toward specific ministries as listed in the drop down list on the giving form. We may also add additional ministries as needed.

Q: Will I still receive regular contribution statements?

Yes. Members will receive their annual contribution statement in the early spring of each year.

Q: Can I review my donation history online?

Yes, you are able view the complete history of your contributions given through the online system.

Q: Can I give using my bank’s bill pay system?

Yes, you can always submit your donations through your personal bank’s online bill payment service. Indicate Mount Olive Baptist Church as your payee, specify the ministry area (tithe, building, etc.) you are wishing to donate towards as the account, and use the following information for the payee address:

Mount Olive Baptist Church

1800 East 11th Street

Austin, TX 78702