Five keys to help new members get going in your church

 
For Florida Baptists, there seems to be no one way to go about assimilating new members. But David Coggins, associate professor of leadership and Christian education at Baptist College of Florida, says there are five key elements that churches need to be intentional about including in the process. Coggins said the first thing to do is to confirm a conversion experience. Once it is established that they understand and have accepted the gift of salvation, baptism should be the second ...