Below is information on how to become a member of our church.
How do I become a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church?
At the conclusion of the worship service, you will be invited to come to the front of the church and speak to the pastor regarding any decision the Lord is directing you to make. Speak to the pastor about your decision.
Are there prerequisites for church membership?
Yes. The Bible teaches that to be a member of our local church you must be a baptized believer in the Lord Jesus Christ (Acts 2:41).
What if I am not a Southern Baptist? Can I still join?
Yes, all are welcome to join our church regardless of past denominational affiliations. The priority is faith in Christ and baptism by immersion.
Why is baptism so important?
First and foremost, believers are baptized because Jesus was, and He asked us to follow His example in all things. If Jesus found baptism by immersion vital, how much more should we?
Why is baptism by immersion so important?
The word “baptism” literally means to be immersed. Therefore, when Jesus was baptized, He was put totally under the surface of the water from head to toe. The Bible teaches that believers are to do the same.