Becoming a Member of Congregation Shema Yisrael
We are glad that you are interested in becoming a member of Shema. That’s great! Here is the procedure to become a member of the synagogue:
Please “click” to read, and study the following four articles:
1. Becoming a Member at Shema
2. What I Believe And What I Reject
3. The Bylaws
4. Principles and Procedures of Congregational Discipline
5. Fill out the Membership Form (below), then click “Send” to submit your application. After that, we will contact you to arrange a meeting to discuss any last final questions or issues that may come up.
Provided all goes well, we will welcome you into membership and present you to the congregation at a worship service.
Membership Application Form
Please answer the following questions. After you have completed the questions, please click on the “Send” button and we will contact you regarding your membership at Congregation Shema Yisrael. Thank you.
What is Messianic Judaism?
Messianic Judaism is a movement of Jewish people and kosher-hearted Gentiles who believe that Yeshua (Jesus’ original name in Hebrew) is the Messiah of Israel and the Savior of the world.