Ba Beta Kristiyan Haile Selassie I
Joining The Church of Haile Selassie I
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The Church of Haile Selassie I, Inc.
The Church of Haile Selassie I, Inc.
Ba Beta Kristiyan Haile Selassie I
Joining   The Church of Haile Selassie I
As you visit with us, we invite and encourage you to move
toward membership in The Church of Haile Selassie I.

>  We encourage participation in any of our Sunday worship
services.
>  If you are coming from another denomination, we accept the
transfer of your membership with the 'Requirements for
Membership' identified below.

If you have any questions regarding how to join The Church of
Haile Selassie I, we will gladly answer any questions or give any
information regarding The Church.  When you are ready to join,
let us know by any of the following:

>  Call the Church in your area.
>  Schedule a meeting with the Abuna, Abbott, or Levite
in-charge.
>  Note your intentions on the Attendance Registration
maintained by the Sgt. at the Church entrance.
>  Send an e-mail to office@himchurch.org, e-mail address, any
children's names & ages, and present affiliation (include
city/state, if out of town)
Requirements for Membership:

Transfer Letter
when you have been on the roll of another church.

Reaffirmation of Faith/Rededication
when you have been inactive in your former church for a period of
time.

Profession of Faith
when you have been baptized, but have not actually joined a church.

Profession of Faith and Baptism/Initiation
when you have neither joined a church nor been baptized.

As Members together in The Church of Haile Selassie I and in the
congregation of the Church, we renew our covenant faithfully to
participate in the ministries of the Church by Our Prayers/Faith, Our
Presence, Our Gifts, and Our Service/Work, that in everything our
Creator, Yahweh Elohim Sabboath may be glorfied through our God
and King, Haile Selassie the First.

The Church of Haile Selassie I's committment to you:
>  To enrich spiritual growth
>  To provide sacred and inspiring worship
>  To support you when you need us for counsel or assistance
>  To provide spiritual foundation/education
>  To provide you with opportunities to serve
>  To provide fellowship and social activities