The Assemblies of God Requirements for Membership
Basic Requirements for Local Church Membership
*To become a voting member in this local church, the individual must meet these qualifications
A. Salvation through Jesus Christ
B .Baptism in Water by immersion
C. Evidence of a consistent Christian life (Rom.6:4; 8:1-4; 13:13, 14; Eph.4:17-32; 5:1, 2, 15; I John 1:6, 7).
D. A willingness to contribute regularly to the financial support of the local church
E. He or she will accept the Statement of Fundamental Beliefs of the church
F. The individual should be at least 16 years of age
G. The individual should have attended and supported this local church for at least 3 months prior to application for membership
H. Agreement to being governed by the bylaws of this local church, and of the Ohio District Council, Inc. of the Assemblies of God, as both may be amended from time to time
*A Note on Church Membership
Church membership shows our community that you have chosen to follow God and His Word, by accepting Jesus as your Savior, as well as a desire to serve the Body of Christ through your God-given ministries in the local church. The church receives applications for membership and the board approves them based on the information given by the applicant.
We are excited that you desire to become a member of this local church and our hope is that you will find an opportunity to serve both God and others through the unique talents and gifts god has blessed you with.