Belonging, fulfilment, relationship, encouragements…these are just some of the words that come to mind when we think of good reasons to join a church like Harvest. By joining, you will also know that you are following the pattern laid out in the Bible for followers of Jesus Christ.
REASONS FOR MEMBERSHIP
We believe that membership in a local church is the biblical pattern for followers of Jesus. And it really does make a difference!
• It demonstrates my commitment to Christ and his people
• It makes a powerful statement in our low-commitment culture
• It fights against my tendency toward unhealthy independence
• It keeps me spiritually accountable and under godly authority
• It helps pastors and elders to be more faithful shepherds
REQUIREMENTS FOR MEMBERSHIP
• Testimony of personal faith in Jesus Christ
• Baptism as a believer
• Completion of our Harvest Essentials class
• Submission of a membership application
• Interview with an elder
• Publication of membership intent for three weeks