What is Realm?

What is Realm?

Realm is a tool, like your phone. It’s a means to communicate quickly and effectively with individuals and groups. Realm provides an easy, safe and simple way to communicate various types of information, both on church-wide level, within a multitude of smaller groups and between individuals.

Why does First Pres Use Realm?

Our pastors and leaders use Realm to communicate efficiently and effectively with the church, sharing news, ministry opportunities, prayer requests and event information. Ministry Leaders and leaders of Volunteer Ministries will also be using Realm to communicate with their groups and group members through about events, schedules, news, prayers, needs, and opportunities to serve.

How Do I Get/Use Realm?

The easiest way to use Realm is to download the Realm app. The Realm Connect iPhone app is available in the App Store, and the Android app in the Google Play Store.

You can also log in to Realm’s secure website by going to: https://onrealm.org/firstpresdothan/

Can I Give Through Realm?

Yes. You can donate through the church website, the Realm website, and Realm app. To see your giving history, you must login to Realm.

Is online giving secure in Realm?

Yes. The confidentiality of your data is our main priority. Realm is a secure site that is supported by ACS Technologies. They are the largest developer of church management software in the industry. To ensure your data is absolutely secure and protected, ACS utilizes the most up-to-date security technology available.

How Do I Use Realm?

The easiest way to use Realm is to download the Realm app. The Realm Connect iPhone app is available in the App Store, and the Android app in the Google Play Store. To download the iOS or Android app, search for “Realm Connect.” (The full name of the app is “Connect – Our Church Community” from ACS Technologies.)

How do I update my personal information?

Go to the “My Profile” tab in Realm, found under your name at the top right corner of the screen.

What if I lose my password?

Send an email to the church office and request a password change. Administrators cannot see user passwords because they are private. They can only send you an email to allow you to reset your password.

Can I reset my password?

Yes. Within Realm, go to the “Manage Account” tab under your name in the top right corner of the screen and it will also you to change it at any time.