We take the responsibility of being a church member seriously. Through membership, our lives are spiritually connected with the lives of the other members - (1 Corinthians 12:25-26).
Because this is true, we ask people joining Friendship Church to sign a membership commitment stating their intention to be faithful members in regard to their:
It is God’s design and desire that each church member grow spiritually both in character and in their relationship with our Lord - (Galatians 4:19).
The goal is for the very character of Jesus to be formed in us so that we live out our lives the very way Jesus would if He were living in our bodies. This growth will be accomplished when you:
Jesus makes it clear that the decision to follow Him means that we will use our lives like He used His life, to serve others - (Mark 10:45).
When someone comes to true faith, the Bible tells us that the person receives spiritual gifts (special abilities by which we can serve) - (1 Corinthians 12:7,11).
One of the most important challenges of becoming a true follower of Christ is the discipline of giving our financial resources to the church and God’s kingdom. Jesus said both our hearts and faith
would be tested at this point - (Matthew 6:21).
To learn more about membership at Friendship Church, please email Naomi Panek or call 952-447-0536.