Forms and Certificates

The RCA has forms and certificates for sacraments and many celebrations in the lives of its members. Some are available as a pdf from the RCA, some are available from Faith Alive Christian Resources, and some are available from both.

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Baptism

Infant baptism

RCA infant/child certificate of baptism; Faith Alive: The 8 1/2″ x 11″ infant/child certificate, suitable for framing, includes words from the declaration. Envelope included with Faith Alive version.

Infant/child certificate of baptism and booklet; Faith Alive: The booklet contains the Order for the Sacrament of Baptism (1994). Updated and revised to coincide with the Worship the Lord liturgy. This also includes the infant/child certificate of baptism.

Infant baptism—fillable pdf
Infant baptism—Spanish
Infant baptism—Mandarin
Infant baptism—Korean

Adult baptism

RCA certificate of adult baptism; Faith Alive: The 8 1/2″ x 11″ adult certificate, suitable for framing, includes words from the preparation. Envelope included with Faith Alive version.

Adult certificate of baptism and booklet; Faith Alive: The booklet contains the Order for the Sacrament of Baptism (1994). Updated and revised to coincide with the Worship the Lord liturgy. This also includes the certificate of adult baptism.

Adult baptism—fillable pdf
Adult baptism—Spanish
Adult baptism—Mandarin
Adult baptism—Korean

Marriage

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RCA Certificate of Marriage

RCA certificate of marriage; Faith Alive: This 8 1/2″” x 11″” certificate, suitable for framing, includes 1 Corinthians 13:4-7. Envelope included in Faith Alive version.

RCA marriage service booklet

RCA marriage service booklet; Faith Alive: This booklet contains the Order of Worship for Christian Marriage. Updated and revised to coincide with the Worship the Lord liturgy.

RCA certificate of marriage and booklet; Faith Alive: This includes both the certificate of marriage and the service booklet.

Membership

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Certificate of Membership

RCA certificate of membership; Faith Alive: This 8 1/2″ x 11″ certificate, suitable for framing, includes the blessing from the presentation before the elders. It is appropriate for those making initial profession of faith, those reaffirming faith, and those transferring from another Christian church. Envelope included with Faith Alive version.

Membership booklet; Faith Alive: The booklet contains “My Profession of Faith” (adapted from the profession of faith before the elders) and the Order for Profession of Faith (2000).

Certificate of membership and booklet; Faith Alive: This includes both the certificate of membership and the membership booklet.

Certificate of membership (Heidelberg Catechism Q&A 1)

Certificate of membership (Heidelberg Catechism Q&A 1); Faith Alive: This 8 1/2″ x 11″ certificate includes Question and Answer 1 from the Heidelberg Catechism. It is appropriate for those making initial profession of faith, those reaffirming faith, and those transferring from another Christian church. Envelope included with the Faith Alive version.

Certificate of membership (with Heidelberg Catechism Q&A 1) and booklet; Faith Alive: This includes the certificate of membership with Q&A 1 of the Heidelberg Catechism and the membership booklet.

Transfer of membership

RCA transfer of membership certificate; Faith Alive: Booklet of fifty certificates, with stubs and three-part form.

Call form

Minister call form: A fillable pdf letter of call for a minister.

Ordination

RCA deacon ordination certificate; Faith Alive: Approved for use in the RCA by General Synod. Contains a record stub of each certificate for reference. Comes as a pad of 24.

RCA elder ordination certificate; Faith Alive: Approved for use in the RCA by General Synod. Contains a record stub of each certificate for reference. Comes as a pad of 24.