Becoming a Member


Have you found a spiritual home at Church of Our Saviour? Do you want to learn more about what membership here involves?

Individuals and families become members of Church of Our Saviour by offering prayer, volunteer time, and financial support to our common life together. Members receive ongoing pastoral care and support from clergy and the community, the support of the wider Church in their spiritual life and growth, and the mutual accountability that comes with being fully part of a vital parish community.

Full members of Church of Our Saviour:

  1. Are baptized Christians.
  2. Participate in the ongoing worship life of the parish.
  3. Give volunteer time in the parish’s ongoing life and service to the wider community.
  4. Contribute financially on a regular basis to sustain the life of the parish.

To join Church of Our Saviour, fill out the form below either individually or as a family or call (415) 388-1907 or email us anytime to learn more.


Yes! I wish to become a member of Church of Our Saviour.

E-mail: * required

Name(s):

Address:

City, State, and Zip Code:

Telephone:


Complete the four sections below before submitting.


1. Baptismal Information

Baptismal date(s)*:

Baptismal location(s):

I am not baptized, but I would like to learn more about it.

* If filling out as a family, please include each individual’s name and date. Church of Our Saviour and The Episcopal Church fully recognize baptisms completed “in the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit” in other Christian faith traditions. The office may reach out to you to assist in formally transferring membership from another congregation. If you don’t retain information about your baptism but believe you were baptized, please make note of that or offer an approximate date.


2. Worship Participation

I will participate in the regular worship life of Church of Our Saviour

Would you like your name(s) remembered in our regular rotation of birthday prayers? Simply list the name(s), month(s), and day(s) of each birthday you would like included:


3. Volunteer and Service

I am interested in learning more about volunteering for the following service and ministry(s) of Church of Our Saviour:

Check any that apply:

Acolytes

Adult Christian Education

Altar Guild

Choir and Music

Confirmation Classes

Faith in Action Team (includes service to the wider community such as monthly Mt. Carmel lunches, seasonal service to the homeless, and other parish service and advocacy work)

Godly Play (our Sunday School program for young children)

Greeters (welcoming people on Sundays)

Hospitality

Lay Eucharistic Ministry

Lectors (public readers for services)

Middle Saints (our program for Middle Schoolers)

Ushers (assisting with hospitality in Sunday worship)

Vestry

Youth Group

Other:



4. Financial Commitment

I commit to support the life of the parish financially
by pledging*:

$

per month per week per year

* We invite you to be generous within your means, and we have a wide range of pledges sustaining Church of Our Saviour. While our goal is for an average pledge to Church of Our Saviour of $300/month in 2018, no commitment is too small or too great. All pledge information is kept confidential. Pledging members receive quarterly statements, and contributions to Church of Our Saviour are tax-deductible. Learn more about pledging and how Church of Our Saviour allocates our finanical resources here.


Additional comments or questions:

Calendar


Sunday
December 17th

Lessons & Carols
10:00 am
Nave

Sunday
December 17th

Contemplative Prayer
11:45 am
Library

Tuesday
December 19th

Mt. Carmel Hot Lunch Program
9:30 am
Mt. Carmel

Wednesday
December 20th

Blue Christmas Service
7:00 pm
Nave

Thursday
December 21st

Choir Practice
7:00 pm
Choir Room

Sunday
December 24th

4th Advent Eucharist
10:00 am
Nave

Sunday
December 24th

Children's Christmas Pageant & Festive tea
4:00 pm
Nave & Fireside Room

Sunday
December 24th

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service
8:45 pm
Nave


Monthly Calendar




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