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 your personal Savior and Lord.
c. Duly completed Baptism Registration Form with your personal testimony and recent passport-sized photograph attached.
d. Attendance in a Group Session with a Pastor on Salvation & Significance of Baptism.
e. A dialogue session with a Pastoral Team Member (PTM).
f. Attendance in the Faith Methodist Church Baptism Service.
g. Registration:$30
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2.  What are the requirements for infant/child baptism in Faith Methodist Church?

a. For infant/child aged below 16 years.
b. At least one of the parents of the infant/child is a member of Faith Methodist Church.
c. Compulsory attendance by the parents at the Parents’ Briefing by a Pastor.
d. Sponsorship Form signed by the parents (form to be provided at the parents’ briefing).
e. Attendance in the Faith Methodist Church Baptism Service.
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3.  What are the requirements for membership into Faith Methodist Church?

a. Singapore Citizen or a Permanent Resident at the time of registration.
b. Aged 16 years and above by the date of Membership Reception Service.
c. Duly completed Membership Registration Form with your personal testimony and recent passport-sized photograph attached.
d. A dialogue session with a Pastoral Team Member (PTM).
e. Baptized believer (you can be baptized and received into membership at the same time during the Baptism & Membership Reception Service).
f. A member who regularly attends a Faith Methodist Church-registered Small Group for a minimum of six months by the date of Membership Reception Service.
g. Regular attendance in one of the weekly Sunday Services for a minimum of six months by the date of Membership Reception Service
h. Sponsored by your SG Leader. Sponsorship Form duly signed by the SG Leader to be submitted together with the Membership Registration Form.
i. Attendance in all the sessions in the Membership Course.
j. Serving in a Faith Methodist Church ministry. Otherwise arrangements can be facilitated to help you serve.
k. Attendance during the Membership Reception Service to be received into church membership.
l. Additional requirements may be requested for transfer of membership (see Q4 & Q5).
m. Registration: $30 (inclusive of baptism registration, if going for both)
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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 transferred upon receipt of 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 of your intention to transfer membership in writing, with a duplicate submitted to Faith Methodist Church.
 
 

6.  Where can I obtain the relevant forms?

Registration and sponsorship forms are available at Information counter on Sundays and online at faithmc.sg/baptism.
 
 
 
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).