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Our Member Commitment

Having been led by the Spirit of God, I have received Jesus Christ as my Savior and Lord. I have been born again through the Holy Spirit and have publically confessed my faith by word and in baptism. I agree with the Articles of Faith and By-laws of this church and desire to join with the other members of this church as one body in Christ to state my purpose as follows: (John 1:12, 3:6-7, 1:13; Romans 10:8-10, 6:3-5)

To attend worship regularly (Hebrews 10:25).

To walk humbly and lovingly with my fellow believers, to pray for them and to separate myself from worldly and unchristian practices. (John 13:34-35; 1 Peter 5:6; Romans 12:3; James 5:16; Titus 2:12)

To pray for the advancement of this church in knowledge, spiritual growth and fruitfulness, to uphold its ministries; to aobserve its ordinances and affirm its teachings. (John 15:18, 15:16; Matthew 28:19-20; 1 Corinthians 11:24-27; 1 Peter 3:15; Jude 3)

To give regularly and cheerfully as God prospers for the support of the church’s ministries, for the relief of the needy and for the spread of the Gospel both here in Jackson and around the world. (2 Corinthians 9:6-7; 1 Corinthians 16:2; Proverbs 19:17; Matthew 28:19-20)

To serve faithfully in my personal rhythms of life including a ministry(s) among and/or in the church body according to the leading of the Holy Spirit and according to my spiritual gifts and abilities, taking care to endeavor to improve my service through the prayerful study of God’s Word (Romans 12:4-8; James 1:22-24, 2:18; 1 Corinthians 4:2; 2 Timothy 2:15)

To maintain family worship, training and discipline in my home. To encourage family prayer, Bible study and spiritual growth for any under my care. (Ephesians 4:11-16; Colossians 1:28; Ephesians 6:1-4; Proverbs 22:6)

To endeavor to point people to Christ through my example and to do my part in building them up in the faith. (Matthew 15:16, 28:19-20; Ephesians 4:11-14; Colossians 1:28)

To follow the teachings of the Bible as my rule of faith and practice. (2 Timothy 3:16-17)

To endeavor to understand and appreciate my fellow members in the church who have personalities, ministries and backgrounds different than mine. (Romans 14:7; 1 Corinthians 12:4-7, 18-27; Galatians 3:26-28)

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