This page is provided as an information service to tell you about some of the freeware software packages we use and have found helpful within our organisation. We make no representations and claim no liability regarding the suitability of otherwise of the programs listed for any other user. As far as we are aware, the programs listed here are all genuine freeware and will not install spyware or other unwanted applications on your system. As always, exercise care when downloading software from the internet, and always check downloads with an updated antivirus program before installing.
AVG Free Edition is the well-known anti-virus protection tool. AVG Free is available free-of-charge to home users for the life of the product! Rapid virus database updates are available for the lifetime of the product, thereby providing the high-level of detection capability that millions of users around the world trust to protect their computers. AVG Free is easy-to-use and will not slow your system down (low system resource requirements).
Open Office is a full office productivity suite including a Word Processor, Spreadsheet, Presentation software, etc. Available free of charge for various operating systems including Windows and Linux, it provides a viable alternative to the hugely expensive proprietary packages available, and provides a way for those on a tight budget to keep their software legal even if using a number of PC's. Best of all, it is mostly compatible with files created using other popular application like MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, etc.
Download Open Office from http://www.openoffice.org/download/
Opensong is a free software application (Open Source) for managing chords and lyrics sheets (lead sheets), presenting lyrics (and custom slides) using a projector, and much more. Great for worship leaders and musicians.