MEMBERSHIP

WHY BECOME A MEMBER?


Becoming a member of a local church once you have become a follower of Jesus is an extremely important step in your walk with God.  Elam Baptist offers membership for those interested in joining us and who have professed a faith in Jesus.


HOW TO BECOME A MEMBER?


  1.  Any person may offer himself or herself as a candidate of membership in this church in any of the following ways:

             a.  by profession of faith in Jesus Christ and for baptism;

             b.  by promise of letter of recommendation from another church of like faith and order; and

             c.  by statement of prior conversion experience and having been baptized by another church of like faith and order.

      

  2.  A candidate may become a member only after having repented of his/her sins and having received Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.