At Lake Harbour, we desire to be and to make disciples of Jesus. In Jesus we have a new life free from the bondage of sin and a new family full of love and support.
Jesus taught His followers "to make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit" (Matthew 28:19). And so, we baptize for the forgiveness of sins when an individual is ready to commit their life to Christ (Acts 2:38).
God is the one who adds you to His family (Acts 2:41; 1 Cor. 3:6). Local membership is a recognition that we are God's family. To be a member at Lake Harbour means you're part of a pretty awesome family and so much more. Here are some core Scriptural teachings on membership to the local church: