Membership

Membership may be established in this Convention (NCBC) by paying an initial fee of $150.00.  All applicants must be a regular Missionary Baptist Church or a Baptist Organization operating within the District of Columbia or within the Vicinity of not more than 100 miles.
Download Membership Application.
Download individual Membership Application.

Member Churches may maintain their membership and good standing with this Convention by submitting the following monthly assessments.  Churches with:

Church Membership Assessment

 

Monthly Quarterly Annually
1-100 $  80 $240 $  960
101-200 $110 $330 $1,320
201-500 $150 $450 $1,800
501 & above $175 $525 $2,100

Upon payment of the above assessments by the opening of the Annual Session, each Church shall be entitled to ten (10) Messengers, including the Pastor.

Member Churches who are totally paid up financially shall be exempt from registering in the following:

A. All auxiliary Annual and Quarterly registrations

Member Churches who are totally paid up financially shall not be exempt from the following assessments:

A. Annual City-Wide Revival
B. All ticketed affairs and other fundraisers

Member Organizations may maintain their membership and good standing by paying an annual assessment of $150.00.  Said assessment must be paid by the end of the Annual Session.  Upon payment of the above assessment, the Organization shall be entitled to one Messenger, its President or Moderator.

Any member of a regular Missionary Baptist Church may become an annual member of the NCBC by the payment of $50.00 during the Annual Session.  Annual registration of $50.00 will maintain membership and good standing.  However, such annual members shall not have the privilege to vote or be eligible to hold office in the NCBC.

Any regular ordained Baptist Minister who is a member of a regular Missionary Baptist Church and registers with the assessment fee of $100.00 may become an active member with all rights and privileges of the NCBC with the exception of holding an elected officers position.  The Church, of which he/she belongs, must be a recognized Missionary Baptist Church.  Annual registration of $100.00 will maintain membership and good standing.  Registration must be made by the opening day of the Annual Session. 
Download individual Membership Application.
Download Membership Application.