Good news! We are set up to accept online giving through Paypal. It’s easy, fast, and secure! To make a donation, just click on the button below.


Alternate method:

You can also pay friend to friend. Here are the directions:

  • Log into your account at, select “Pay or send money” and choose “sending money to friends and family.”
  • Enter the email address – and click “Next.”
  • Enter the amount and click “Continue”
  • Click “Change Payment Method” to select PayPal Credit if it’s not already set, confirm your payment details and click “Send Money Now”

Frequently Asked Questions about Online Giving

Why does Catoctin Presbyterian Church accept online giving?

To make it more convenient for anyone to send their tithes and offerings to the church. Online giving provides a way to strengthen your faithfulness and to help you become disciplined about regular giving.

How secure is online giving?

PayPal is a secure way to make a payment with your credit/debit card or bank account information, because this information is only processed on PayPal’s secure system. The church never sees or has access to your credit/debit card or bank account information. Here’s what PayPal says about its security.

Where does the money go?

Your contribution will help to support our ministries in the church and community, to maintain our historic building, and to make sure the minister can put bread on the table. If you have more questions or if there are particular ways you would like to support the church’s life, please contact us directly.

Will I see my online gifts on my year end statement?

Yes. Any gifts sent through the PayPal system will be recorded in the same way your weekly offerings are recorded.

Is this service only for members of the church?

No. Anyone may use this service to give to the church.

Is there any charge or fee for me to use this service?

No. You select the dollar amount for your gift. That is the amount that will be charged and your entire donation is tax deductible. The church pays a transaction fee of approximately 3% for online gifts. The transaction fees are absorbed by the church so it costs you nothing to use this secure service. You will be credited with your full donation.

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