Membership in this local church shall be open to anyone who has believed on the Lord Jesus Christ for his/her eternal salvation and who has been baptized by immersion (Acts 2:38-41; 8:36-39). No one shall become a member of this local church unless he/she confesses full agreement to the doctrinal position of this church as described in Article 3.
An applicant for membership in this local church will be welcomed in his/her decision; but in fairness to him/her and to the church it will be necessary that he/she give a testimony of his/her conversion and walk with Christ to a staff member before he/she is received into the membership and able to share in all the privileges and responsibilities of this local body of believers (Matt. 10:32-33; Rom. 10:9-10). In addition, it is required that each applicant for church membership complete the New Members Class (2 Tim. 2:15).