SECTION 1.01-NAME

This congregation of believers shall be known as the First Baptist Church of Ovid. It is incorporated as a non-profit corporation under the laws of the state of Michigan.

 

SECTION 1.02-PURPOSE

This congregation is organized as a church exclusively for charitable, religious , and educational purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (or the corresponding provision of any future United States Revenue Law), for such purposes including, but not limited to, the proclaiming of the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ; the establishing and maintaining of religious worship; the educating of believers in a manner consistent with the requirements of Holy Scripture; and the maintaining of missionary activities in the United States and any foreign country.