New Member Sunday

Would you like to commit to living as a disciple of Jesus Christ as part of Berryton United Methodist Church? You are invited to become a member of the church. We will welcome new members to the church during worship at 8:30 and 11 a.m. // Contact Andrew.Conard@BerrytonUMC.org to set up a time to learn more about the church and the expectations for members. // Please complete this form for each person in your family to update the records at Berryton United Methodist Church.

Membership Expectations

Worship

We worship every Sunday by gathering to sing, pray, listen for God’s word in scripture and consider what it means for us today.

  • Starting Point – Attend worship less than once a month
  • Next Steps – Attend worship 1 to 3 times per month
  • Going Deeper – Worship every week unless sick or out of town

Grow

We grow in love of God and neighbor by connecting with others in small groups and engaging in daily spiritual practices on our own.

  • Starting Point
    • Group / Class – Basic Christian belief
    • Individual – Occasional use of spiritual practices
  • Next Steps
    • Group / Class – Biblical Literacy
    • Individual – Regular use of spiritual practices
  • Going Deeper
    • Group / Class – Meet weekly as part of a small group
    • Individual – Daily use of spiritual practices

Give

We give financially to invest in God’s ministry and mission and create an opportunity for God to work through us and our church.

  • Starting Point – Give in Sunday offering, Christmas Eve and Easter Offering
  • Next Steps – Make an annual commitment and give in proportion to your income
  • Going Deeper – Make an annual commitment and give in proportion to your income at a tithe (10%) and beyond

Serve

We serve others in our congregation, Berryton and beyond as part of God’s transformation of the world.

  • Starting Point – Occasional or once a month volunteer
  • Next Steps
    • Member of a committee or team
    • Occasional service beyond the walls
  • Going Deeper
    • Leader of a committee or team
    • Ongoing service beyond the walls

Share

We share our faith by inviting others to connect with God and sharing our experience of life as a follower of Jesus Christ.

  • Starting Point – Share your faith through invitation
  • Next Steps – Share your faith through personal testimony
  • Going Deeper – Regularly share your faith with others through invitation and witness