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Next Level Church

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2.0.0 2 years, 2 months ago
iOS 14
What's New:
-Significantly smaller shortcut size! This enables the shortcut to run much more smoothly and efficiently by passing off large chunks of actions off to smaller shortcuts instead!
-Support for iOS/iPadOS 15, macOS 12, and watchOS 8!
-Front and Center! No more scrolling to find stuff! Key actions are located in the main menu of the shortcut! Other smaller things like finding locations can be found under Resources.
-QR Scanning! Ever see those QR Screens during the experiences? Now you can scan them in-shortcut! Just tap Resources, then tap QR Scanner, and boom! Done!

-Removes a TON of broken links and makes navigating the shortcut a lot easier.


1.4.1 3 years ago
iOS 13
-FIX: Removes the ability to join NLC Students automatically. Please tap learn more and tap the appropriate link on the page to join.
-FIX: Updates the URL for the Riverview, FL location as the old one was redirecting to a 404 Error Page.


1.4.0 3 years ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: FULL WatchOS Support! Now any Apple Watch running WatchOS 7.0 and above can now use the Next Level Church Shortcut on their device! All the same features and functionality you've come to love on the iOS/iPadOS Version!
-NEW!: Send emails and open links in YOUR default browser and email app! Please note this is only possible on iOS 14.0 and above. Everything will still function as it previously has in older versions of iOS.
-FIX: Changes Hillsong menu to Hillsong TV.
-FIX: Puts in some safeguards to prevent errors on the WatchOS version. For example forcing links like installing certain apps from the App Store that don't have an Apple Watch App to open on the main device.
-FIX: Removes the ability to run the Freedom Worship Shortcut or install said Shortcut from the Next Level Church Shortcut.


1.3.1 3 years ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Text to join a Group! Select the option to text to join a group under the Groups menu!


1.3.0 3 years, 1 month ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: CONTACT TRACING! To help ensure the safety of guests tap the new Contact Tracing option in the COVID-19 menu to send the word SAFE to NLC! You will receive a text back with more information.

-NEW!: Text to fill out the connect card! Tap the Connect menu and tap text to send the word HELLO to NLC with steps how to fill out the Connect Card on your phone for a contactless experience!

-NEW!: Giving your life to Christ! Share your love for Christ and let NLC know the next step you've taken on your journey! Now with the option to send a text with the word JESUS to NLC!


1.2.5 3 years, 2 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Connect with Next Level Church and Pastor Joshua Gagnon through Hillsong! Tap the new menu option to learn more!


1.2.4 3 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Regathering! Get information on NLC’s regathering during COVID! Tap COVID-19 > Regathering to learn more!
-FIX: Updates required version of UpdateKit to 8.0 to help maintain security, bug fixes, and new features to make for a pleasant User Experience.


1.2.3 3 years, 3 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Text-to-Give Specific Locations! This new functionality allows you to donate directly to a location of your choice! The default will be set to the General Fund, however, you can always tweak this in the Shortcut's Settings (Import Questions, hit the three dots at the top of the Shortcut!)!
-FIX: Adds the YouTube Channel to the list of Social Media Outlets.
-FIX: Changes "Text" to "Text-to-Give".
-FIX: Adds a new import question to allow the user to change the default location they are giving to.
-FIX: Changes the required UpdateKit Version from 6.0 to 7.0 for stability purposes.
-FIX: Fixes issues with import questions. If these disappear, please reinstall a fresh copy of the Shortcut from RoutineHub.


1.2.2 3 years, 5 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: COVID-19! Includes a new section dedicated to providing resources to help you through this difficult time. Includes a section dedicated to Updates, Letters of Hope, and Resources. Check them out!
-Changed: Updated the structure of the main menu to kick merch towards the bottom and put higher valued resources in an easy line-of-sight.
-Changed: Updates the invite URL for Church Online when inviting your One.
-Minor bug fixes


1.2.1 3 years, 5 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: TXT2PRAY! Send a text and someone will call back to pray with you! See the Prayer section for more!
-NEW!: Follow NLC Students on Instagram! See the Students section for more!
-NEW!: Join the Digital Team! See the Teams section for more!
-NEW!: Join the Online Hosts Team! See the Teams section for more!
-NEW!: Attend Next Directly from your device! Checkout from the new NEXT section under the Learn More about NLC section!
-Miscellaneous Bug Fixes


1.2.0 3 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Support for Kids Online! Resources and experiences for kids of all ages is now available!
-NEW!: Support for Students Online! Resources for NLC Students is now available!
-NEW: Invite Resources! Resources including sample text and images are now available!
-NEW!: Church at Home! Resources on how to do Church at Home is now available!
-NEW!: Serve at Church Online! As long as you have host privileges, you can serve using the Desktop or Mobile Experience! Desktop may require the use of an iPad due to screen size.
-NEW!: Join your location's Facebook Group right from the Shortcut!
-NEW!: Join the Church Online Facebook Group right from the Shortcut!
-NEW!: Join the NLC Parents Facebook Group right from the Kids or Students Menu!
-Changes: Adds the ability to install a fresh copy of the latest version to the Shortcut through RoutineHub.
-Changes: NLC Kids and NLC Students is now Kids and Students respectively.
-Changes: Restructured menu so Kids and Students is now front and center.
-Changes: Update, How to Use this Shortcut, and Report a Problem are now under Shortcut Settings to reduce clutter.
-Changes: Inviting your one via email no longer copies to the clipboard (which was unclear) and now directly fills in the "To:" field properly.
-Changes: Adds the ability to re-enable Apple Mail under Invite Your One and Report a Problem if previously removed as it is required in order to send emails through this Shortcut.
-Changes: Miscellaneous bug fixes.


1.1.3 3 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW: RESOURCES ARE HERE!!!! Learn all the cool things you can do with the Next Level Church Shortcut! Playlist will be updated with more videos over time, so keep checking back for more!


1.1.2 3 years, 6 months ago
iOS 13
-Critical bug fix preventing people from updating to the latest version.
-Critical bug fix consistently telling user’s their copy is out of date and that a new one is available when there isn’t a new one available.


1.1.1 3 years, 7 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW: Invite Your One by Email!
-Changes: Minor update to remove the "new" tag from Church Online.
-Changes: Renames the "Learn More" to "Learn More about NLC".
-Changes: Updates the URL for the Online Connect Card.
-Coming soon: Online Resources on how to use the Shortcut!


1.1.0 3 years, 7 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW: Introducing Church Online! Attend Church right from your mobile device or on a desktop computer!
-NEW: Invite your One! Invite a friend from your address book to Church!
-NEW: Check the current version of the NLC Shortcut you are running!
-NEW: Receive notifications confirming if you are up to date or successfully installed the shortcut update!
-NEW: It's Not Over! The acclaimed book by Pastor Joshua Gagnon is finally here! Get a copy today by tapping "Merch" and then "It's Not Over Book"!
-NEW: Driving Directions! Need to get to your home location? Navigate there easily through Apple Maps! Tap "Find a Location" and then "Driving Directions" to get started!
-NEW: Adds import questions to personalize your home location! Don't know it? Don't worry! You can always go back in later once you do! Just tap the three dots in the top right corner and tap "Customize Shortcut"!
-NEW: Updates to the Groups Menu! Join a Group from the web or the Church Center App as well as access said resources for your group through the Church Center App!
-NEW: Updates to the Teams Menu! Join a Team from the web! Access volunteer resources including Planning Center Online and the Planning Center App!
-Changes: Renames the store menu to "Merch".
-Changes: Renames "Join a Group" and "Join a Team" to Groups and Teams respectively.
-Changes: Adds the ability to install the dependent apps (Church Center, YouVersion Bible, and Planning Center) right from the App Store under their respective menus.
-Changes: Adds the ability to install the dependent Shortcuts right from the NLC Shortcut under their respective menus.
-Changes: Updates the Instagram URL under Social Media.
-Changes: Makes some minor tweaks to the different menus.
-Changes: Adds a disclaimer for the "Report a Problem" menu informing people not to reach out to NLC for Shortcut Support and to reach out to myself instead. This is because the Shortcut is technically not "officially" endorsed or supported by NLC Staff.
-Changes: Adds a new menu under "Report a Problem" to allow people to send their bug report via Email or Online.
-Changes: Updates the URL for "Learn More" under Church Online.
-Bug Fix: Fixes an issue loading up the NLC Somersworth Location Page.
-Coming Soon: Resources on how to use the NLC Shortcut!
-Coming Soon: Invite your One by email!


1.0.16 3 years, 8 months ago
iOS 13
-Removes some old links
-Changes the text from “Groups” and “Teams” to “Join a Group” and “Join a Team”
-Moves the Groups and Teams pages to the front menu
-Adds the option to give/setup your account for Planning Center with the Church Center App
-Adds the option to setup your Planning Center Account Online and deactivate your Pushpay Account


1.0.15 3 years, 8 months ago
iOS 13
-Some general cleanup/bug fixes
-Adds the ability to send an email to myself to report bugs/broken links
-Adds a new Listen to Music section to choose to listen between NLC Music or Freedom Worship


1.0.14 3 years, 8 months ago
iOS 13
-Removes the option for text-to-give


1.0.13 3 years, 8 months ago
iOS 13
-Replaces the ability/requirement to text the location’s text number with the online connect card.


1.0.12 3 years, 8 months ago
iOS 13
-Removes NLC @ Christmas and replaces it with 21 Days of Prayer


1.0.11 3 years, 9 months ago
iOS 13
-Removes support for UpdateHub


1.0.10 3 years, 9 months ago
iOS 13
-Join me in congratulating NLC on the opening of the BRAND NEW West Boylston, MA Location! Menus and URLs have been updated to replace references to Worcester, MA.
-Bug Fixes


1.0.9 3 years, 10 months ago
iOS 13
-Now introducing Best Gift! Tap “Give” and then “Gift” to learn more!


1.0.8 3 years, 10 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Christmas @ NLC! Start a new tradition this year and celebrate Christmas at a Next Level Church location near you!


1.0.7 3 years, 10 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Stuff-A-Truck Update! Tap “Learn More” then “Stuff-A-Truck” for more information!


1.0.6 3 years, 11 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Learn about Next Level Church’s partnership with Compassion! You can even sponsor a child!
-NEW!: Mexico Mission Trip! Learn more about the Mission Trip to Chiapas Mexico!


1.0.5 3 years, 11 months ago
iOS 13
-Adds a new menu to Prayer menu option
-Adds the CARE Page under the Prayer menu option, usually found after submitting a Prayer Request
-Prayer is now Prayer Wall under the Prayer menu option


1.0.4 3 years, 11 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Adds Women’s Events under the ‘Learn More’ Section


1.0.3 3 years, 11 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Connect with Next Level Church on Social Media! Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts are viewable under “Learn More” and then tap “Social Media”!


1.0.2 3 years, 11 months ago
iOS 13
-Congrats Next Level Church! Adds the NEW Belmont, NH location! Tap it in the Shortcut to learn more!


1.0.1 3 years, 12 months ago
iOS 13
-NEW!: Subscribe/Listen to the Next Level Church Podcast on Apple Podcasts!


1.0.0 3 years, 12 months ago
iOS 13
-Finally out of beta! Bugs should be ironed out but feedback would be nice!
-Adds the ability to listen to Next Level Worship from the Shortcut
-UpdateKit Support
-Begin Phase-Out of UpdateHub


1.0.0b10 4 years ago
iOS 12
-Support for iOS 13. Please note previous versions of Shortcuts on iOS are no longer supported and if you choose to run this shortcut on an older version, it may not run properly.


1.0.0b9 4 years, 1 month ago
iOS 12
-Adds New Keyword: "News"


1.0.0b8 4 years, 2 months ago
iOS 12
-Fixes an error where selecting NEXT or ROOTS did not produce a webpage


1.0.0b7 4 years, 2 months ago
iOS 12
-Cleans up some URLs
-Adds NEXT and ROOTS as options under the "Learn More" menu!
-Bug fixes


1.0.0b6 4 years, 2 months ago
iOS 12
-NEW!: Learn more about Run for the One!


1.0.0b5 4 years, 2 months ago
iOS 12
-Minor Bug Fixes


1.0.0b4 4 years, 3 months ago
iOS 12
-Adds the ability to jump to the YouVersion Bible either from the web or the app (app would be required in this instance)


1.0.0b3 4 years, 3 months ago
iOS 12
-Fixes an issue with one of the keywords under the Connect Menu


1.0.0b1 4 years, 3 months ago
iOS 12
-First Time Release (Beta 1)
-Adds support for text-to-give automatically in the background
-Adds support to automatically send keyword texts in the background to your location's text number
-Adds a new first-run setup to customize the location's text number to make sure you are sending texts to the right location
-Myriad of different menus and options to help you learn, connect, and get involved with Next Level Church