To become a member of The Orchard, complete an online membership request form by August 11 and participate in a four-week class Sundays, August 18, August, 25, September 8 and September 15 (not meeting on September 1) at 9:30 a.m. Childcare for infants through 5th grade is provided through Orchard Kids. Questions? Contact Eri Heck at 224.764.4042.

The membership of this Church shall be composed of people who have put their faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, who affirm the Statement of Faith of The Orchard Evangelical Free Church, and who have agreed to abide by the Constitution and Bylaws of The Orchard Evangelical Free Church. The membership of the Church shall have final authority in all matters of church governance, as set forth and described in the Bylaws. (Article III, The Orchard Evangelical Free Church Constitution and Bylaws)