How To Become a Member
Membership is open to all who recognize a need for the grace and love of God revealed in Jesus Christ and who affirm faith in God through Christ as Lord, Savior, and friend. White Memorial seeks to welcome all people, regardless of race, culture, or condition. New members are received five times a year, after a series of three Beginnings Classes or a one-day Beginnings Class. The next Beginnings class begins Sunday, November 3, 2013. For more information call or email Elizabeth Bailey (834-3424, ext. 206). Register online for Beginnings, or call or email Elizabeth Bailey. New members who complete the classes are then received in one of five ways:
By Certificate of Transfer
If you have made a profession of faith and are a member of another church, you may join by certificate of transfer.
By Profession of Faith in Jesus Christ
If you were previously baptized and making public profession of faith for the first time (have never previously joined a church).
By Profession of Faith in Jesus Christ and Baptism
If you have not been baptized, you may join by making a public profession of faith with baptism.
By Reaffirmation of Faith
If you have been a member of a Christian church, but have not been active in recent years, you may join by re-affirming your need of, and dependence on, Christ.
By Affiliate Membership
For persons who are living in our community temporarily and want to establish a relationship at WMPC.