Membership

How to become a member

Church membership is open to any and all who seek the presence of God in their lives.

Persons may become members of The United Methodist Church by:

  • Vows and profession of faith;
  • Transfer from another United Methodist Church;
  • Transfer from another body of the Christian Church;
  • The renewal of vows if they have lapsed;
  • Affiliate transfer if they are Methodists and will be in town a short while; or
  • Associate transfer if they belong to another denomination and are in town for a short while.

Profession of faith includes:

  • Affirming your baptismal vows;
  • Commitment to Jesus Christ as Lord;
  • Accepting the Old and New Testaments as normative for faith and practice; and
  • Commitment to live the Christian life and remain a faithful member of Christ’s Holy Church through your prayers, your presence, your gifts, and your service.

If you would like to discuss membership, the following options are available:

  • Indicate “Desire to Join” when filling out the Visitor Information Form during worship
  • Call or email the church office to discuss your interest , (512) 478-7007 or thedeskofwesley@sbcglobal.net