What is a My Own Church account?
It's your own personal tool for managing your family's parish information, sacramental records, financial giving history, and religious education registration. Everyone is encouraged to complete their account setup in order to be more fully informed.
Need to Register?
If this is your first time learning about the My Own Church account, creating an account is a one-time process and takes just a few steps to complete. Click on the button below to visit the St. Anne ParishSOFT website to create a My Own Church Account. This will take you to a New User Registration page located at phoenix.parishsoftfamilysuite.com.
After you have submitted your registration, the account creation will take a few days for the system to complete. You will receive an email to set your password on the ParishSOFT website. If you do not receive an email within five days, please check your spam folder and change settings to allow your email to receive email from firstname.lastname@example.org
If your family registered for religious education classes then you should already have an account and may click the "Visit My Own Church" button to sign in.
I'm Logged In. Now What?
If you made contributions to St. Anne Roman Catholic Parish, you may view a record of these in your "My Own Church" account on ParishSOFT Family Suite. (Note: This does not include Together Let Us Go Forth, CDA, and any other non-parish affiliated organizations).
After you have signed into your account, click on "My Offering":
Then, click on "Giving History":
On the Giving History page select the previous year. You can check the boxes for Tax Deductible and Include Member Info if you are viewing your giving history:
After the correct year is selected, click the Download button to download your year-end tax statement and letter:
After you have signed into your account, click on "My Family":
Then, click on "Family Detail":
A popup window opens. Then, click on "Edit Details" at the bottom of the screen
Edit any information that needs to be updated. When you are finished, click "Save" or "Save & Close."
Welcome to ParishSOFT! Now that you have an account, you're now ready to register your children for our various faith formation programs: Catechesis of the Good Shepherd (CGS), B.A.T.T.L.E., B.O.L.D., Children's Sacrament Prep, Jr. High Sacrament Prep, High School Sacrament Prep, Children's OCIA, and High School OCIA. If you need more information about our programs, click here.
Here are a few easy instructions to assist you in the registration process.
How to register and pay for a class using My Own Church
First, log in to My Own Church.
Note: If you are using a mobile phone you will need to click the "Full Site" button at the bottom of the screen in order to see the "My Faith Formation" tab.
Select a term and click the Add Student button. (image below)
- Fill in the registration form that pops up.
- Click the Save Student button.
The registration information displays to the screen.
- If it looks correct, click Submit Registration.
- If you need to make a change, you may click on any of the provided links to update the information.
After submitting the registration, you will receive a confirmation screen.
- It will confirm the information and let you know to expect an email.
- You will see a Pay Now button at the bottom of the form. You may click the Pay Now button to pay for your class.
Expect two emails. Depending on your email service provider, the first email may take up to 24 hours to arrive.
- You should receive one email acknowledging that student registration has been received.
- You will receive another email within approximately a week to confirm registration or to ask you to make another choice if your selected class is filled.
Are you ready to begin?
Click the button below to log in on My Own Church and register for classes.
Content on this screen was copied and adapted from ParishSoft