TYPE Church

Church Builder is packed with useful features. You can view our live demo to see how it looks.

Here’s what you can expect:

Easy To Customize
Use your own logo and colors.
See your styling changes live as you make them in the customizer.
Choose from over 600 Google Fonts to match your style.
Page Builder
Create any layout you want with drag and drop ease.
Uses familiar WordPress widgets that you already know how to use.
Create unlimited menu pages, landing pages and more.
Use only when you want to.
* This theme uses the excellent and free Page Builder by SiteOrigin. Even the layout on the homepage is made with it.
Robust Podcasting
Support for audio and video podcasting.
Integrated series for your messages.
Lots of internal message links to keep your visitors on your site.
Host your own videos or use a service like YouTube or Vimeo.
Made For Mobile
Fully responsive design so your site will look great on all screen sizes.
Mobile navigation menu to make getting around your site simple on a phone or tablet.
Support for HTML5 audio and video so mobile visitors can listen to/watch your messages.
Smooth page transitions to give an app like feeling.
Staff Section
Create a staff directory easily.
Each staff member can have an image, bio as well as contact information.
Create multiple staff groups to organize your staff and key leaders.
Wait, There’s More!
Timely and helpful support straight from the developer.
Includes 10 image lightbox styles.
Built in MailChimp newsletter widget.
Automatic theme updates.
Translation ready.

Church Builder will give your church a website you can be proud of for years to come.

September 30, 2022 - version 1.2.9

updated* UPDATE: The Events Calendar compatibility update. - functions.php, style.css * UPDATE: Text updates. * FIX: Block-based widgets caused widgets section not to work properly. - functions.php * FIX: Mailchimp widget critical error.

August 19, 2021 - version 1.2.8

updated* Compatibility update for WordPress 5.7. * Compatibility update for PHP 8. - Fixing images media library buttons - church-builder/js/welcome-admin.js - Argument order - church-builder/includes/meta-boxes/includes/CMB2_Types.php - Widget: Announcements - tab fix church-builder/includes/widgets/widget-announcement.php

July 24, 2019 - version 1.2.7

updatedDesign and demo improvements. Also added arrows for menus with dropdown menus. style.css, customizer-options.php

March 26, 2018 - version 1.2.6

updatedDownloading podcast audio and notes wasn't working properly (it used to, before all these WordPress updates). Now it does.

updatedBlog posts have now a large width (it was so narrow before)

updatedstyle.css – increased post width as it was too narrow

updatedsingle-podcast.php – fixed download notes and audio bug

updatedlayouts/podcast-item.php - fixed download notes and audio bug

newImages and image galleries now pop up in a nice lightbox. It was just opening a new tab/window with the image prior to this improvement

February 5, 2018 - version 1.2.5

updatedDisabled and removed the code for Page Transition Animations as it was preventing some elements from loading properly when switching pages: header.php - deleted code for page transition animations includes\scripts.php - deleted code for page transition animations includes\customizer-options.php - deleted code for page transition animations

January 16, 2018 - version 1.2.1

updatedUpdated demo's blog posts

newAdded Post Carousel to footer using SiteOrigin's widget

May 18, 2017 - version 1.2

newpage-builder.php —- added compatibility for SiteOrigin Page Builder 2.5+

1.0.7 ( 16 November 2016 )

updatedstyle.css -- fixed text logo font size so it will customize correctly

updated/js/smoothStateInit.js -- took out last function for compatibility

new/includes/body-tag.php -- added support for choosing layout on the posts page

1.0.6 ( 19 August 2016 )

updatedstyles-animate.css -- fixed disappearing text on mobile with "slide" animations

updated/includes/scripts.php -- moved smoothState loading to separate file

updatedstyle.css -- altered #wrap loading animation just a bit

new/includes/custom-styles.php -- added default values to get_theme_mod calls where appropriate

newadded registering and enqueuing of smoothStateInit.js

1.0.5 ( 20 July 2016 )

newpodcast-feed-page.php -- added keyword tag to podcast episodes

1.0.4 ( 7 June 2016 )

new/includes/scripts.php -- changed smooth scrolling for jQuery update

1.0.3 ( 6 June 2016 )

updatedpodcast-feed-page.php -- fixed reference to podcast image

newadded default 30 minute time to podcasts so feeds validate even if time hasn't been entered.

newfunctions.php -- added organizedthemes_rss_date function

1.0.2 ( 11 April 2016 )

updated/includes/page-builder.php -- updated code from site origin's page builder to render the rows to fix undefined index

new/includes/post-types/podcast.php -- changed $post->id to $post_id (props Aaron Van Ruler)

new/includes/post-types/staff.php -- changed $post->id to $post_id (props Aaron Van Ruler)

1.0.1 ( 1 April 2016 )

updated/includes/widget-video.php -- fixed scalar value error message

newsingle-podcast.php -- changed loading of series image

1.0.0 ( 31 March 2016 )

newFirst Release

Your church is unique and needs a website that supports its distinctive mission and style. Church Builder has been crafted so you can have such a site. It features a simple to use page builder that enables you to create the website you're looking for.
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Template Information

Created On:
April 1, 2016
Updated On:
September 30, 2022
Widget Ready:
High Resolution:
Compatible Browsers:
IE9, IE10, IE11, Firefox, Safari, Chrome, Opera, Edge
Software Version:
WordPress 6+
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Files Included:
Package, PHP Files, HTML Files, CSS Files, JS Files
All of our themes include the demo files.
All of our themes are compatible with Elementor.
All of our modern themes are PHP 8.1 compatible.

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