Conditions of Membership

Membership in this congregation can be obtained and held by those who:

  1. Are baptized in the name of the Triune God;
  2. Declare their acceptance of and adhere to the Declaration of Creed as contained in Article II of this Constitution;
  3. Are familiar with Luther’s Small Catechism and declare their acceptance thereof;
  4. Do not live in manifest works of the flesh (Galatians 5:19-21), but lead a Christian life;
  5. Are not members of a secret society (lodge), or of any other organization conflicting with the Word of God and the conduct of a Christian (2 Corinthians 6:14-18).