Constitution of Covenant Baptist Church

Preamble

We, the members of Covenant Baptist Church, do ordain and establish the following articles, to which we voluntarily submit ourselves.

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Article I: NAME

 

Article II: PURPOSE

Article III: CONFESSION OF FAITH

Article IV: CHURCH GOVERNMENT

Section 1: Church Authority

Jesus Christ is Lord and Head of this Church.  His will, as expressed in the Holy Scriptures, both Old and New Testaments, is the ultimate authority for what we believe and do as a congregation.

Section 2: Church Polity

The government of this congregation is vested in its body of Elders.  The Church is subject to no other ecclesiastical body, but is voluntarily associated with churches of the Southern Baptist Convention, the Georgia Baptist Convention, and the Valdosta Baptist Association for purposes of fellowship, consultation and cooperation in missions.

 

Article V: CHRUCH MEMBERSHIP

Article VI: CHURCH DISCIPLINE

Article VII: CHURCH OFFICERS 

Article VIII: GUIDELINES FOR CHURCH ADMINISTRATION MEETINGS AND GOVERNMENT

Article IX: AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION  

Article X: BYLAWS

Amendments