Any person may offer himself/herself as a candidate for membership at Ocklawaha Bridge Baptist Church. All such candidates shall be presented to the Church at any regular church service for membership in any one of the following ways:
THROUGH FAITH AND BAPTISM
You must pray to receive Jesus as Savior and Lord and agree to be baptized by immersion.
BY LETTER FROM ANOTHER BAPTIST CHURCH
If you have received Jesus Christ, have been baptized by immersion, and are a member in good standing of a Baptist Church we will transfer your membership to OBBC.
BY STATEMENT OF FAITH
If you have received Christ and have been baptized by immersion you may unite with OBBC.
FROM ANOTHER DENOMINATION
If you have received Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord but have not been baptized by immersion as a testimony of your faith you may join OBBC by being baptized
A college student or temporary resident who is a member of any Christian church may be received under Watchcare upon his/her own request while retaining membership in his/her own church.
After an individual expresses their desire to join OBBC and has met the aforementioned prerequisites, he/she would be voted on at the next regularly scheduled church conference.