Creed is a church and religious WordPress theme from ThemeFuse. As long as you need a church or non profit website, this theme is best solution for all your needs. Whether you want to raise funds, spread holy message or share events, it has many options for churches. Let me again tell you that it is a part of The Core which is ThemeFuse package that comes with multiple demos. So you are getting this theme free when you buy Core package.
It fits to all religion based websites where you can share god’s teaching and religion based materials. Just try it out to develop clerical or religion based website and I suggest to view demo before you make any assumption.
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Creed WordPress Theme : Homepage
ThemeFuse has built-in visual page builder so you can easily create custom pages for home and other areas. The builder offers many elements to use custom layouts, contents and media items. If you check home sections from Creed demo then it shows many sections having calls to action, sermons, contacts, and more. Each front-page section can be customized using custom styling options. So you can choose custom heading style, background image and color as you like
Though, you will see a big list of page builder elements while creating homepage. You can choose to add calls to action, recent posts, contacts, maps, portfolio, and more. The top homepage looks great when you create a bold and large slideshow. Revolution Slider support is available so you can develop stunning presentation for all top elements.
The top header area looks simple yet it looks effective with transparent background. You can setup any logo image in the middle that would create identity for your church or non profit organization. The menu links are displayed on the both side of logo image so user can access home, blog, contact, sermons, events, gallery and other pages.
Thanks to ThemeFuse Builder and theme options for offering coding free customization experience. You don’t have hire programmer or spend extra money to get your website customized. Just load options panel to change font, color, layouts or anything that comes in customization need.
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ThemeFuse Creed : Church Features
As I said that this church template is released with necessary pages and content listing options. So you need no extra plugins to make listing for sermons, gallery, events, or other stuff. The theme provides page layouts so you can display all church related contents on separate pages. The theme provides sidebar and full-width layouts so you can optimize visibility of each page section. Let’s check some top church related features which are visible in demo.
Sermons Listing Page : This single page provides custom options where you can add church sermons in different formats. If you check listing page then it clearly shows that Creed WordPress theme provides Audio and Video support. So you can use Sound Cloud or upload audio files so that followers can listen to sermons from website directly. Video sermon is loaded into lightbox which streams video on the extra window without leaving current page.
This way, visitors can check and browse many sermons in short time. Thanks to custom listing options which provides support to add title, detail, featured image, and Icon links for audio and video files.
Events Calendar : This section is powered by ThemeFuse event calendar which creates easy way to browse events. Once you assign an event from listing page then it automatically highlights that event when user views events calendar. This way, you can promote all current and future events in simple way. The homepage sections allows you to display Upcoming Events in featured style. So visitors can stay updated for nearest event and other church programs.
Ministries : This page shows all members who are working with church in different sections. Hence, you need this single page to display details of all those members with photos and other stuff. This way, new church members can see introduction of existing people who are involved in ministry group.
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Donation System : Creed theme easily integrates with “The Give” Plugin. This donation plugin is widely used to accept online donation by creating online fund raising platform. The plugin has robust and very flexible system which comes in easy to use mode even for novice users. Hence, you can accept payment from credit cards and set recurring donations using special Add-ons.
The plugin features includes custom donation forms, best reporting system and various donation options. ThemeFuse documentation guides will show you step by step process to setup donation section and other pages like demo.
Blog Page : Just like all pages, you can use blog to share news about event updates and other details. The blog is separate page but it still proves to be important to spread news and knowledge about holy books. Using homepage elements, you can display latest blog posts, contacts, location map, recent sermons and many stuff to the visitors. If you check header of blog, contact and other pages in demo then you will see custom header.
The header shows title and custom background image in full-width size. There are widget options available for footer and sidebar which are main places for widgets. Thanks to ThemeFuse for offering these many features and flexibility.
I would rate Creed as the best responsive WordPress theme that works on all devices and browsers. It can work in many ways for non profit groups, church and other similar websites need.
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