What Are Membership Responsibilities?

 

1. Salvation through repentance & profession of faith

(Ephesians 2:8-10, Romans 10:9-10)

2. Baptism by immersion

(Matt 28:18-20; Romans 6:1-23)

3. Agreement of our Statement of Faith & Church Covenant


At First Baptist Church of Covington we encourage these four “faithful” responsibilities of membership:

1. Faithful Attendance in Worship, Communion, & Church Conference

(Acts 2:1-46, Hebrews 10:25, Matthew 18:15-20; 1 Corinthians 5:1-12, 1 Corinthians 11:1-34)

2. Faithful Prayer & Bible Study

(Psalms 1:2; Psalms 19:1-14, Psalms 119:1-176; Philippians 4:6, 1 John 2:24; 1 Thessalonians 5:17)

3. Faithful Giving

(Genesis 14:8-20; Genesis 28:22; Malachi 3:8-11; Matthew 6:19-21; Matthew 6:24-34; 2 Corinthians 8:1-7; 2 Corinthians 9:5-15; 1 Timothy 6:10)

4. Faithful Serving

(Matthew 20:26-28; John 13:1-5; Romans 12:4-8; 1 Corinthians 12:1-31; Ephesians 4:11-16; 1 Peter 4:10)