Resources on Membership


If you’re looking for some more practical resources on church membership, here are a few suggestions.

First, check out our “Answers for Pastors” on membership. Here you’ll find quick answers to questions such as:

If you’re thinking through your church’s membership process, check out Capitol Hill Baptist Church’s Membership Matters class. You’re welcome to use and adapt this material for free.

If you want to dig deeper into the theological foundations of membership, check out Jonathan Leeman’s book The Church and the Surprising Offense of God’s Love (Crossway, 2010). Also keep an eye out for a new, shorter book from 9Marks on membership in early 2012.

And here are some audio resources that address church membership:

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