Membership Covenant

Having received Christ as my Lord and Saviour and being in agreement with the Statement of Faith and the Constitution of Upton Vale Baptist Church; I now wish to wholeheartedly embrace the vision of the church by becoming a member. 

In doing so, I voluntarily commit myself to God and His people at Upton Vale and promise with God's help and guidance to -

  1. Unity
  • Regularly attend services of worship and the celebration of the Lord's supper
  • Play a full part in the life of the church including participation in Church Members' Meetings
  • Speak and act in love towards other members
  • Respect and support the Church leaders

    2.   Mission

  • Engage in personal and public prayer for others
  • Express God's love to the world through speech and action
  • Welcome and include others

    3.   Service

  • Discover, develop and use my gifts and abilities in the Church
  • Support the Church financially in proportion to my personal resources
  • Express God's love to the world in my actions and lifestyle

    4.   Upholding Christian Values

  • Behave in a way that is consistent with the teachings of Jesus Christ as revealed in the Bible