Redeemer Church Covenant

Having received Christ as my Lord and Savior, experienced a believer’s baptism by immersion, and abiding by the Statement of Faith of the church, I resolve to unite with the Redeemer Church family. In doing so, I commit myself to God and covenant with the other members to do the following:

1. I will protect the unity of my church.

a. By acting in love toward other members, resolving conflicts in a biblical way.

b. By striving for holiness and spiritual growth

c. By refusing to gossip.

d. By following the church leadership.

Romans 14:19; 1 Peter 1:22; Ephesians 4:13-16; Ephesians 4:29; Hebrews 13:17

2. I will share the responsibility of my church.

a. By praying for its health and growth.

b. By praying for other members.

c. By inviting others to attend and warmly welcoming all who attend.

d. By giving regularly and faithfully.

1 Thessalonians 1:2; Luke 14:23; Romans 15:7; Matthew 6:19-21; 1 Corinthians 16:2

3. I will serve in the ministry of my church.

a. By seeking to discover my gifts and talents.

b. By being equipped to serve by my church leadership.

c. By developing a servant’s heart.

d. By attending regularly and faithfully.

1 Peter 4:10; Ephesians 4:11-12; Philippians 4:11-12; Hebrews 10:24-25

4. I will support the mission of my church.

a. By sharing the gospel in my community.

b. By supporting missions through praying, giving, and when possible, going.

c. By uniting with some other church, as soon as possible, when I remove from this place,so that I may carry out the spirit of this covenant.

d. By abiding by the strategy, Constitution and Bylaws of my church including the church disciplinary process.

Matthew 28:19-20; Matthew 24:14; Mark 8:34