When you join Oak Hill UMC and become a member of the church, you make a vow to support the church through your prayers, your presence, your gifts, your service, and your witness. At that time, the congregation, likewise, remembers and renews its covenant to:
... faithfully participate in the ministries of the church by our prayers, our presence, our gifts, our service, and our witness, that in everything God may be glorified through Jesus Christ.
The reason we keep reciting these words each time a new person joins the church is to remind us that we once made the same promises and that God keeps calling us to live out these vows. If you’re not quite sure where to start, below are some ways to help you answer that call: