About Membership

At Thrivent, you're part of something bigger than yourself. As a member, you'll get sound financial guidance, exclusive offers and ways to connect with others.

Christianity is our common bond

We welcome new members who support The Thrivent Way and:

  • Are Christian, seeking to live out their faith; or
  • Are spouses of Christians who seek to live out their faith; or
  • Are youths being raised in the Christian faith.

We embrace the core Christian beliefs as stated in the Apostles' Creed.

Learn more about Thrivent's Christian Common Bond PDF
Apply to become a benefit or associate Thrivent Financial member.

Thrivent Membership Types

Benefit Member

Become a benefit member by applying for membership and purchasing a qualifying Thrivent insurance or annuity product, like disability income or life insurance.

Associate Member

Become an associate member by applying for membership and paying an annual fee of $19.95, purchasing a product from a Thrivent affiliate or subsidiary, or joining the Thrivent Federal Credit Union.

Benefits Comparison

With different memberships come different benefits and programs. View a complete list below or learn more by visiting our Member Benefits and Programs page.

Benefit Benefit Member Associate Member
Thrivent Choice
Thrivent Magazine
Thrivent Action Teams
Thrivent Member Networks
Workshops & Events
Habitat for Humanity and Thrivent Partnership
Habitat and Thrivent Worldwide Trip Discount  
Uninsurable Child Life Insurance Benefit
Care Package for Grieving Parents
Legacy Support for Orphan Children Benefit  
Disaster Response
A Time to Mourn, A Time to Dance. Help for the Losses in life
Step by Step: Your Guide to Making Practical Decisions When a Loved One Dies
Your Will and Estate Planning Guide
Identity monitoring and protection
Resources for independent living
Health Discounts

Member's Voice

"We feel really confident working with Thrivent. We're not just a number."*