GivePlus Keywords 

Note that keywords are not case sensitive 

Assist - Sends instructions to the donor via text.

Response: To donate via text, send the dollar amount you wish to give, including a dollar sign. For example: $50. Text edit to update your profile or halt to permanently disable text giving.

Edit - Allows donors to edit their name, payment method, address and email. Once the edit keyword is sent, the will receive link.

Response: To manage your profile, go to (link). 

Halt - Allows donors to permanently disable Give by Text. At this time, they cannot re-enroll once they've opted out.

Response: Text to give to (Church Name) for this phone has been permanently disabled.


Refund - Donors can send this message to refund or cancel a donation they've submitted and we will direct them to call the church.

Response: To request a refund of your donation, please call (Church Name) at (Church Phone #).

Funds - Donors can send this message to receive a list of the Church's Give by Text Funds.

Text '(contribution amount) fund name' or text '(contribution amount) fund code' to donate to a specific fund. 

Confirmations and Responses

Registration Link

Sent via text the first time a donation is made. Thank you! Please visit (link) to register.

Donation Confirm

Sent via text each time a donation is made Thank you for your $(amount) donation. Text refund to cancel this donation, edit to update your profile, halt to permanently disable text giving.

Error Messages

Unable to Recognize Amount

We could not determine the amount you wish to give. Please ensure you're using $xx or $xx.xx as the format. For example: $50.00. Text assist for help.

Unrecognizable Message

We're sorry, we didn't understand your request. Text assist if you need help.

Failed Transaction

Your $(amount) donation to (Church Name) has failed. Please contact your card issuer for assistance.

Misc. Errors

I'm sorry, we are unable to process your donation. Please call (Church Name) at Church Phone #) for assistance.

Registration Link Expired

This registration link has expired, please send the dollar amount you wish to give, including a dollar sign to start over.

Registration Link Issue

I'm sorry, we were unable to process your request. Please send the dollar amount you wish to give, including a dollar sign to try again

Hi, my name is Don Meckley. My wife Lisa and I are here to serve the Lord through the Ministries of Emmanuel Community Church in Bayville of Ocean County, New Jersey. 

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About Pastor Don


Phone: 732-269-5690

Fax: 732-269-6494


Sunday Mornings



331 Wheaton Avenue

Bayville, NJ 08721


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2021 Emmanuel Community Church

Bayville, New Jersey 08721