"Having trusted Jesus Christ as my Savior and Lord, having been water baptized and being in agreement with Berean's statements, strategies and structures, I am being led by the Holy Spirit to unite with this local Berean church family. In doing so, I am committing myself to God and to the other members of this body by agreeing to do the following:

1) I Will Protect the Unity of My Church

By acting in love toward other members.   Romans 15:5, Rom. 15:19; 1 Peter 1:22

By refusing to gossip.   Ephesians 4:29

By following the leaders.   Hebrews 13:7, Heb. 13:17

 

2) I Will Share the Responsibility of My Church

By praying for its growth.   1 Thessalonians 1:2; Acts 1:8

By inviting the un-churched to attend.   Luke 14:23; Matthew 28:18-20

By warmly welcoming those who visit.   Romans 15:7

 

3) I Will Serve in the Ministry of My Church

By discovering and using my gifts and talents.   1 Peter 4:10

By being further equipped to serve more effectively.   Ephesians 4:11-12

By developing a servant's heart.   Philippians 2:3-7

 

4) I Will Support the Testimony of My Church

By attending faithfully.   Hebrews 10:24-25

By living a godly life.   Philippians 1:27

By giving joyfully and regularly.   1 Corinthians 16:2