FAQ

Baptism and Membership

1. What are the requirements for adult baptism in Faith Methodist Church?
2. What are the requirements for infant/child baptism in Faith Methodist Church?
3. What are the requirements for membership into Faith Methodist Church?
4. What if I am a member of another Methodist Church in Singapore and would like to transfer my membership to Faith Methodist Church?
5. What if I am a member of another church and would like to transfer my membership to Faith Methodist Church?
6. Where can I obtain the relevant forms?
7. What should I do if I need more information?
   

1.  What are the requirements for adult baptism in Faith Methodist Church?

a. Aged 16 years and above by the date of the Baptism Service.
b. Belief in the Lord Jesus Christ as personal Savior and Lord.
c. Duly completed Baptism Registration Form together with a personal testimony and recent passport-sized photograph.
d. Attendance in a Group Session on Salvation & Significance Of Baptism with a Pastor.
e. A dialogue session with a Pastoral Team Member.
f. Attendance at the Faith Methodist Church Baptism Service.
g. Registration: $30 (waived if also registering for membership).
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2.  What are the requirements for infant/child baptism in Faith Methodist Church?

a. Infant/child below 16 years of age.
b. At least one of the parents of the infant/child is a member of Faith Methodist Church.
c. Compulsory attendance by both parents at the Parents’ Briefing by a Pastor.
d. Infant/Child Sponsorship Form duly signed by the parents (Form will be provided during Parents' Briefing).
e. Duly completed Infant/Child Baptism Form together with a recent passport-sized photograph of the infant/child.
f. Attendance of the infant/child and the parents at the Faith Methodist Church Baptism Service.
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3.  What are the requirements for membership into Faith Methodist Church?

a. Aged 16 years and above by the date of the Membership Reception Service.
b. Baptized believer (If not baptized yet, you can be baptized and received into membership upon completion of the requirements in #1).
c. A dialogue session with a Pastoral Team Member.
d. A member of a registered Small Group in Faith Methodist Church for at least six months by the date of the Membership Reception Service.
e. Sponsored by the Small Group Leader.
f. Attendance in all the sessions of the Membership Course.
g. Attendance at the Membership Reception Service.
h. Duly completed Membership Registration Form, together with a personal testimony, recent passport-sized photograph, and duly signed Small Group Leader's Sponsorship Form.
i. Additional requirements may be requested for transfer of membership (see Q4 & Q5).
j. Registration: $30 (inclusive of baptism registration, if going for both at the same time).
 
 
4.  What if I am a member of another Methodist Church in Singapore and would like to transfer my membership to Faith Methodist Church?

The requirements listed in Q3 are applicable to you. Once your membership registration is successful, inform your church of your intention to transfer membership. Transfer of membership will be processed upon receipt of the Certificate Of Transfer from your church.
 
 
 
5.  What if I am a member of another church and would like to transfer my membership to Faith Methodist Church?

The requirements listed in Q3 are applicable to you. Once your membership registration is successful, inform your church, in writing, of your intention to transfer membership, with a duplicate of the letter submitted to Faith Methodist Church. Transfer of membership will be processed upon receipt of the duplicate.
 
 

6.  Where can I obtain the relevant forms?

Registration and sponsorship forms are available at the following links:

Hardcopy forms are also available at the Info Counter on Sundays.
 
 
 
7.  What should I do if I need more information?

Email BaptismMembership@faithmc.sg or call 647 19420 during office hours (8:30am–5:30pm).