Statement of Faith


Statement of Faith

 
WE BELIEVE-

There is One True God, eternally existent in three persons: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit.
I John 5:1, John 1: l-17, Deuteronomy 6:4

The Old and New Testament is the inspired and only infallible and authoritative Word of God. Joshua 1:8, 1 Thessalonians 2:13, 2 Timothy 3:16, 2 Peter 1:10-21

In the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ; in His virgin birth; in His sinless life; in His miracles; in His vicarious and atoning death; in His bodily resurrection; in His ascension to the right hand of the Father; in His personal future return to the earth in Power and Glory to receive His Church as His Bride at His coming.
John 1:1-17, Luke 1:27, Matthew 1:23, 1 Timothy 6:14, 2 Timothy 4:8, Titus 2:13, Hebrews 9:28

In the fall and sinfulness of man and that the only means of being cleansed from sin is through repentance and faith in the redemptive work of the Lord Jesus Christ by His blood. Genesis 3:6, 1 John 5:10-12, Hebrews 9:12-14, Romans 3:24, Ephesians 1:7-12, 1 Corinthians 15:22

Salvation is given to all who believe and confess that the Lord, Jesus Christ, was crucified, buried and resurrected from the grave.
Romans 10: 8-10, 13, Acts 8:37

In Divine Healing of the human body provided through the Power of the Holy Spirit by those who pray and believe in the redemptive work of Christ on the Cross.
James 5:14-15, Luke 4:18, Isaiah 53:4-5, Mark 16:18, Psalms 103:1-5

The Infilling or Baptism of the Holy Spirit, is given to believers who ask, with all the evidence manifested in the Word of God.
Luke 11:13; 24:49, Ephesians 5:18, Acts 1:5, 8; 2:4; 4:8; 19:6, Romans 8:9

The Church of Jesus Christ is the universal, spiritual body of believers from every tribe, language, kindred and race of people, and is empowered by God through the Holy Spirit to fulfill the Great Commission on earth.
Acts 1:8, Revelation 5:9, Matthew 16:18, Matthew 28:18-20, and Mark 16: 15-18

In the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit indwelling the Christian to live a holy life.
2 Thessalonians 2:13-14, 2 Corinthians 5:17, I Corinthians 15:45, 1 Timothy 2: 20-21, 1 Peter 1:1-2

In giving the Lords tithes and offerings to support the work, mission, and ministry of the local Church.
Leviticus 27: 30-32, Numbers 18:21-26, Malachi 3:10, Hebrews 7:1-2

In water baptism by immersion in the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit and the authority invested in the name of Jesus.
Matthew 3:13-16; 28:19, Acts 8:36

In the partaking of the Lord’s Supper where the bread represents our Lord’s Body and the juice represents the Lord’s Blood.
Mark 14:22-25, Luke 22: 19-20, 1 Corinthians 11:23-32

That the dead in Christ will rise first, and that those who are alive and remain shall be caught up to meet Jesus in the air.
1 Thessalonians 4:16-17, Matthew25:46, Romans 8:11, 1 Corinthians 15:35-37

In the resurrection and final judgment of both the saved and the lost, the first to everlasting life and the second to everlasting damnation.
Jude 14 and15, 2 Peter 2:9; 3:7, Romans 14:10-12, Revelation 20:11-15, Matthew 25:31-46