What We Believe

 

 

  • The Bible is the inspired infallible Word of God. (II Timothy 3:16-17)

  • There is but one true God. (Isaiah 43:10-11)

  • Jesus Christ is Lord. (Philippians 2:11)

  • Man was created by God in His image. Man voluntarily sinned and incurred physical and spiritual death. (Genesis 1:26-27; Genesis 2:17; Genesis 3:6; Romans 5:12)

  • Jesus Christ is our only hope for salvation. (John 3:16)

  • Believers in Jesus are to be baptized with water and partake in Holy Communion. (Mark 16:16; Corinthians 11:24-26)

  • Believers in Jesus Christ should seek and expect to be baptized with the Holy Ghost and with fire. (Matthew 3:11; Acts 1:4)

  • Baptism in the Holy Ghost is witnessed by the initial physical sign of speaking in tongues as the Spirit of God gives utterance. (Act 2:4)

  • Believers are to be separated from that which is evil. Believers are to be dedicated to God. (II Corinthians 6:17-18; I Thessalonians 4:3-4)

  • The Church is the Body of Christ. (Ephesians 1:22-23)

  • Believers are called to evangelize the world and to edify the Body of Christ. (Mark 16:15-20; Ephesians 4:11-13)

  • Divine healing was provided by our Lord Jesus Christ. (Isaiah 53:5)

  • Jesus will descend with a shout and the dead in Christ will rise and those which are alive will be caught up to be with our Lord forever. (I Thessalonians 4:16-17)

  • Jesus Christ will return with His saints on earth for one thousand years. (Revelation 19:11-14; Revelation 20:6)

  • There will be a final judgement of the wicked (Mark 9:43-48; II Peter 2:9; Revelation 20:11-15)

  • We, “…according to His promise, look for a new heavens and a new earth wherein dwelleth righteousness.” (II Peter 3:13; II Corinthians 5:1; Hebrews 11:10)