We are honored that you are considering membership at Hales Corners Lutheran Church.
Our promise is that we will accept you wherever you are in your faith walk. In following God's plan for us as Christians, we will encourage you to grow in your faith through regular worship, study of God's Word, stewardship, serving others and spreading the Word.
We want you to get involved, but more importantly, we want you to feel connected.
How to Become a Member of Hales Corners Lutheran Church
There are many ways to let us know of your interest in membership at HCL. Here are some places to start:
- Drop us a note with your offering
- Fill out the Inquiry Form at the Information Counter at church
- Use one of the Guest envelopes in the pews
- Call the church office
- Email your interest to our New Member Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org
Once you have contacted us with your interest in becoming a member, you will receive a call from our New Member Coordinator who will answer any questions you may have and will set up an orientation date.
Read on for more details about our New Member process.
New Member Welcome Process
New members are assimilated into Hales Corners Lutheran through the following schedule:
- New Member Orientation and Welcome: 4th Sunday of odd months. Orientation/Welcome held January, March, May, July, September, November.
- Orientation: 9-10:30 am
- Welcome Service: 11 am
We've added a very special Welcome Dinner to our process for individuals and families looking to become members of the HCL family! Prior to New Member orientation, bring your family and let's break bread together! A mentor family will be assigned to each new member family to ensure all of your questions are answered and you are warmly acquainted with everything HCL has to offer. Childcare will also be offered. So come and dine with us, meet other church members and hear about the wonderful ways you and your family can get connected and grow with the Family of God. RSVP to Jessica Ramdohr at email@example.com.
2018 New Member Dinner & Orientation Dates:January 18th - Welcome Dinner - 6:00-7:30pm
January 21st - Orientation - 9:00am-Noon
March 7th - Welcome Dinner - 6:00-7:30pm
March 25th - Orientation - 9:00am-NoonMay 10th - Welcome Dinner - 6:00-7:30pm
May 20th - Orientation - 9:00am-Noon
July 17th - Welcome Dinner - 6:00-7:30pm
July 22nd - Orientation - 9:00am-Noon
September 6th - Welcome Dinner - 6:00-7:30pm
September 23rd - Orientation - 9:00am-Noon
November 1st - Welcome Dinner - 6:00-7:30pm
November 11th - Orientation - 9:00am-Noon
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