One of the basic understandings among Baptists, and many other denominations, is that at some point a true and faithful follower of Jesus Christ will unite with a local body of believers of like faith and practice. We call it “joining the church” or “becoming a member.”
Has made a personal profession of faith in Jesus Christ for salvation.
Has been baptized by immersion as a testimony of his or her salvation.
Agree with our basic beliefs
Participate in believer's baptism by immersion if they've not already
Attend Discover FBG to learn about the church (an optional series of classes designed to get you plugged into FBG).
Meet a pastor who will be waiting near the altar at the end of a service.
Contact the church office at 512.869.2586 and ask to speak with a pastor about membership.
Fill out the membership form below.
Intentionally invest in a smaller community to live life alongside within the church body (Matthew 18:20; Acts 2:42).
Wholeheartedly agree with and submit to the authority of the Bible and FBG’s understanding of the Bible as listed in our basic beliefs on the website (2 Timothy 3:16–17).
Pray for and faithfully submit to the leaders at FBG as leaders who must give an account for their leadership (Hebrews 13:17–18).
Enthusiastically and consistently share the gospel in the spheres of influence where God has placed me (Matthew 28:18–20; Jeremiah 20:9).
Generously take the initiative to care for the needs of other members (Galatians 5:13).
Faithfully be a steward of the resources God has given through regularly, cheerfully and generously giving to Christ at FBG (2 Corinthians 9:6–8; Acts 4:32).
Humbly and compassionately warn and encourage each other as we recognize someone is drifting toward disobedience (Matthew 18:15–17; Psalm 141:5; Proverbs 25:12).
Mutually submit to each other as members of the body of Christ seeking unity (Colossians 3:14–16; Psalm 133:1).
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