Present yourself for membership during any worship service when
the invitation is given. As you come forward at the close of the
service, our pastor will greet you and help you with your decision.
your desire for membership through one of the following means:
Profession of faith
If you have never received Jesus as Savior and Lord and/or never
publicly confessed Him, you will be given the opportunity to do
After your decision has been confirmed, an appointment will be
made for baptism at Chewalla.
Transfer of membership from another Southern Baptist Church
If you are currently a member of another Southern Baptist Church,
we will receive you as a member upon promise of a letter from
that church. Chewalla will contact that church to notify them
of your decision and request your letter.
By statement of faith
If you have previously made a public decision, acknowledging that
you have received Christ as your Savior and Lord, we will be happy
to receive you. It will be necessary for you to be baptized at
Chewalla if you have never been scripturally baptized (as a believer,
by immersion, in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit,
and as a symbol of your salvation).