The Spirit-Filled Life
For Christians the challenge is to “realize the full influence
of the Lord's power and presence in our living.”
Three Ways to Speak of the Church of God
Church of God is used in a universal sense.
The name Church of God is used to identify
a particular movement within Protestant Christianity.
The name Church of God is also used
to identify congregations
This Is How We View Membership
one person decides that another will or will not be admitted to membership in a local group. Neither congregations nor congregational
leaders vote on who shall be received as members.
How Can a Person Join the Church of God?
If you are not a Christian, then you will want to confess
your sins in prayer, ask God to forgive your sinful way of living, and invite Jesus Christ to come into your life as
Savior and Lord. If you are a Christian, then let the pastor and other persons in the congregation know you are a Christian
and begin worshiping and working with them.
Practical Perspectives on Membership
Your personal affirmation of faith, your participation, and your Christian character will demonstrate that
you are a part of the family of God.
The Church of God movement has maintained
a sure belief that the Bible is the inspired Word of God.
Ordinances Are Rich Experiences for Believers
We believe the ordinances are symbolic of something that is happening in the believer as a direct act of God’s