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

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

 

This Constitution may only be amended or repealed upon recommendation of the Elders and confirmation by a three-fourths (3/4) majority of the members of the congregation present and voting at a special conference duly called for the specific purpose of amending or repealing the same.  Proposed amendments from Church members will be accepted for consideration by the Elder Body when received in writing.  Notification of the conference shall be published in a regular or special edition of the Church newsletter or mailout.  First notification must be at least two weeks before the  conference.  During the two week period, the Elders shall make provision for public discussion of any proposed amendments or provisions proposed for repeal.

 

Article X: BYLAWS

Amendments