People often ask, "What does it mean to join the church?"
Well, besides the tremendous benefits you receive from being a part of a group of people who want to help you take the next step in your spiritual journey, members of Grace make the following commitments to each other:
A. I commit to pursuing unity in my church (Romans 15:5,6).
• By treating others in love (I Peter 1:22).• By encouraging others and refusing to gossip (Ephesians 4:29).• By following the leaders (Hebrews 13:17).
B. I commit to sharing the responsibility of my church.
• By attending faithfully (Hebrews 10:25).• By giving regularly (II Corinthians 9:7).• By warmly welcoming visitors (Romans 15:7).
C. I commit to serving in the ministry of my church.
• By discovering and using my gifts and talents (I Peter 4:10).• By being equipped to serve (Ephesians 4:11,12).• By developing a servant’s heart (Philippians 2:3,4).
D. I commit to the disciple-making goals of our church.
• By living a Christ-centered life (Philippians 1:27).• By sharing my faith (I Peter 3:15).• By praying and encouraging others toward spiritual growth. (Colossians 1:9,10).