NEW MEMBERSHIP CLASSES AVAILABLE!
3-week Exploring Membership Class begins Sunday, February 9, 2020 from 6-7 pm
Week 1 (February 9) - About Church Part 2 (Church local)
Week 2 (February 16) - About Theology (What we believe)
Week 3 (February 23) - About You (Who has God created you to be)
New Member Welcome: Sunday, March 1 during 9:00 AM worship with special fellowship following.
Location: Youth Area of St. Mark Lutheran Church
If it is difficult to make one of the classes, a make-up session can be arranged either before or after another class. If you are interested in attending the class, submit a message (to the right) expressing your interest, and Pastor Brad will contact you.
It identifies a person as a genuine believer (Eph. 2:19; Rom. 12:2-5)
It provides a spiritual family to support and encourage them in their walk with Christ (Gal. 6:1-2; Heb. 10:24-25)
It gives them a place to discover and use their gifts in ministry (1 Cor. 12:4-27
It places them under the spiritual protection of Godly leaders (Heb. 13:17; Acts 20:28-29)
It gives them the accountability they need to grow (Eph. 5:21)
A football player without a team
A soldier without a platoon
A tuba player without an orchestra
A sheep without a flock
A child without a family
A Christian without a church is an orphan.
Learn (to grow in)
Study God’s Word as individuals and community
Live (to point to)
Showing others how to follow Jesus
Love (to share with all)
Sharing how Jesus transforms your life through serving and stories
An opportunity to hear the preached Word
An opportunity for fellowship
An opportunity to mature as a Christian through Christian education
An opportunity to use their spiritual gifts to the glory of God and the edification of humankind
An opportunity to grow in, point to, and share with all the love of God in Christ Jesus
Receive Baptism in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit
Attend Exploring Membership Class