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Most Popular WordPress Plugins for Churches

Most Church websites have very specific needs which cannot be easily fulfilled by WordPress straight out of the box. Things like content sliders and accordions, event calendars and timetables, newsletters, donation and crowdfunding features.

Thankfully there are plenty of WordPress plugins, free and paid, that can extend your church’s WordPress website with such features.

To make it easier for you to discover and install these plugins, we are bringing you this table of the Top 100 most used WordPress plugins on church websites. You might discover some popular plugins that will inspire you to create something useful for your churchgoers.

If you’re looking for some design inspiration for your new website, then check out our list of the Most Used WordPress Themes by Churches.


The Most Used WordPress Plugins on Church Websites
#Plugin NameTotal Websites% of Total
#1Contact Form 719,92929.713%
#2Slider Revolution8,71312.991%
#3The Events Calendar7,00710.447%
#4Jetpack6,4889.673%
#5WPBakery Page Builder4,9527.383%
#6Google Analytics For WordPress4,1176.138%
#7Simple Calendar3,4485.141%
#8Layerslider3,0194.501%
#9Youtube Embed Plus2,9704.428%
#10All In One Event Calendar2,8524.252%
#11WooCommerce2,5763.841%
#12Elementor Page Builder2,2803.399%
#13Google Analytics Dashboard For WP2,0503.056%
#14Nextgen Gallery1,9712.939%
#15Page Builder by SiteOrigin1,9012.834%
#16TablePress1,8032.688%
#17MetaSlider1,7212.566%
#18Custom Facebook Feed1,5382.293%
#19Photo Gallery1,5012.238%
#20Page Links To1,4982.233%
#21Instagram Feed1,4472.157%
#22Events Manager1,4162.111%
#23WP Pagenavi1,3962.081%
#24Bb Plugin1,2951.931%
#25Wc Gallery1,2731.898%
#26SiteOrigin Widgets Bundle1,2141.81%
#27Essential Grid Gallery Plugin1,1951.782%
#28Cookie Law Info1,0801.61%
#29Give – Donation Plugin and Fundraising Platform1,0671.591%
#30Fusion Builder1,0421.554%
#31MailChimp for WordPress1,0061.5%
#32Simple Social Icons1,0041.497%
#33Fusion Core9691.445%
#34Cookie Notice9221.375%
#35Gravity Forms9041.348%
#36Elementor Pro8701.297%
#37Seriesengine Plugin8481.264%
#38Seriously Simple Podcasting8341.243%
#39Add To Any7981.19%
#40Formidable Forms7861.172%
#41Social Icons Widget By WPzoom7601.133%
#42Responsive Lightbox7581.13%
#43Easy Fancybox7531.123%
#44Cornerstone7511.12%
#45Bible Verse Of The Day7301.088%
#46Max Mega Menu7181.071%
#47EventOn7091.057%
#48Gutenberg6991.042%
#49MapPress Maps for WordPress6911.03%
#50Modern Events Calendar Lite6851.021%
#51Smart Slider 36811.015%
#52Events Calendar Pro6711%
#53Wysija Newsletters6490.968%
#54Simple Lightbox6380.951%
#55Sermon Manager For WordPress6350.947%
#56WP Google Maps6260.933%
#57WordPress Download Manager6180.921%
#58Newsletter5990.893%
#59My Calendar5830.869%
#60Contact Widgets5810.866%
#61WP Rocket5790.863%
#62Compact WP Audio Player5700.85%
#63Ultimate Vc Addons5700.85%
#64Monarch Social Media Sharing5680.847%
#65Seamless Donations5640.841%
#66Ultimate Social Media Icons5640.841%
#67WP Smushit5340.796%
#68Content Views Query And Display Post Page5230.78%
#69JS Composer Salient5180.772%
#70Custom Facebook Feed Pro5150.768%
#71Sitepress Multilingual CMS5130.765%
#72Social Media Icons Widget5110.762%
#73Masterslider4920.734%
#74Ortox Network Sites4800.716%
#75Prihod Ru Webmaster4800.716%
#76Embed Any Document4800.716%
#77Extra Sidebar Widgets4800.716%
#78Vamtam Push Menu4690.699%
#79Modern Events Calendar4660.695%
#80Dynamic To Top4440.662%
#81Feed Them Social4430.66%
#82UK Cookie Consent4400.656%
#83Bbpowerpack4360.65%
#84Ninja Forms4350.649%
#85Google Analyticator4300.641%
#86Simple Share Buttons Adder4300.641%
#87Column Shortcodes4300.641%
#88Thechurchco4250.634%
#89WP Mailto Links4220.629%
#90Foobox Image Lightbox4180.623%
#91Download Monitor4170.622%
#92Wpforms Lite4120.614%
#93Sharedaddy4080.608%
#94Themeisle Companion4010.598%
#95Shortcodes Ultimate3970.592%
#96Cromax3960.59%
#97Google Language Translator3940.587%
#98Social Media Widget3940.587%
#99Genesis Responsive Slider3870.577%
#100jQuery Collapse O Matic3820.57%
Number of Church Websites Powered by WordPress67,071
Last updatedApril 7th, 2021

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