Affiliation, Incorporation, and Church Bylaws
Read these documents to understand the basics of affiliating with the Missouri Baptist Convention and the Southern Baptist Convention.
MBC Organization Documents
These documents provide a good starting point for incorporating your church and becoming affiliated with the Missouri Baptist Convention. For more information email us or call 573-636-0400 ext. 321.
Changing Church Bylaws
These sample documents are provided by the MBC’s legal counsel:
Multiethnic MBC Organization Documents
These documents are the same as those listed above, but are available in Korean and Spanish.
- Affiliation Information (.pdf)
- Affiliation Questionnaire (.pdf)
- Affiliation Resolution (.pdf)
- Affiliation Resolution Two (.pdf)
- MBC Bylaws (.pdf)
- MBC Constitution (.pdf)
- Church Incorporation – Constitution and Bylaws Manual (.pdf) (Manual Para la Corporacion, Constitucion y Estatutos de las Iglesias)
- Questions and Answers About Incorporation and Affiliation (.pdf) (Preguntas y Respuestas Acerca de la Incorporacion y Afiliacion)