What We Believe
WHAT WE BELIEVE
We believe in ONE God, who is the creator of all things and is made up of three distinct persons: the Father, Jesus the Son, and the Holy Spirit
Scripture Support: Genesis 1:26-27; Matthew 3:16-17; 28:19; Isaiah 7:14; Luke 1:26-35; John 1:1-5; 7:37-39; 14:16-17; Acts 1:5
We believe that the BIBLE, in its entirety, is the inspired Word of God and the infallible rule of faith and conduct for humanity.
Scripture Support: I Peter 1:25; James 1:21; Hebrews 4:12; John 8:52; 17:17
We believe that JESUS Christ is the only begotten Son of God who was conceived of the Holy Spirit and born of the Virgin Mary. He lived a sinless life, died on the cross for mankind’s sins, resurrected on the third day, ascended into heaven, and is now seated at the right hand of God the Father as true God and true man.
Scripture Support: John 3:16; Hebrews 4:15; Matthew 1:23; Acts 1:2; Hebrews 12:2
We believe in the RESURRECTION of the dead, the eternal happiness of the saved in Heaven, and the eternal punishment of the lost in hell.
Scripture Support: Romans 10:8-13; Galatians 5:21; I Corinthians 6:9; John 10:28; I Thessalonians 4:16
We believe in the personal SALVATION of believers through the shed blood of Jesus Christ on the cross. We believe in water baptism that follows the experience of salvation as a sign of the new life in Christ.
Scripture Support: Romans 3:25; 10:8-13; Acts 15:11; Matthew 3:16; Mark 1:8; John 3:23
We believe in the SANCTIFICATION of the believer through the Word of God and the ministry of the Holy Spirit. We believe in personal holiness and purity in heart and life.
Scripture Support: I Peter 1:2, 16; Romans 8:14; John 17:19
We believe in divine HEALING as a finished work through Jesus at the cross.
Scripture Support: I Peter 2:24; Luke 9:11; Mark 5:34; 6:18
We believe in the BAPTISM of the Holy Spirit that enables the believer to be a powerful witness of the resurrection of Jesus and that enables the believer to speak in a heavenly prayer language called “tongues”. We believe in the gifts of the Spirit as evidenced in the fruit of the Spirit, which are available to all believers.
Scripture Support: Acts 2:1-4; I Corinthians 14:2; Galatians 5:22-24
We believe in the “CHRISTIAN HOPE” which is the soon coming, personal return of the Lord Jesus for His people.
Scripture Support: Acts 1:9-11; Matthew 24:30-36; John 14:1-3
We believe in personal and mass EVANGELISM at home and abroad accompanied by the discipleship of the new believer.
Scripture Support: Mark 16:15; Matthew 28:19-20; Romans 10:10-17
We believe in the sanctity of MARRIAGE; being between ONE MAN and ONE WOMAN. And we consider the marriage ceremony as an act of worship to God.
Scripture Support: Genesis 2:22-24; Proverbs 18:22; Mark 10:6-9; I Corinthians 7:1-16; Ephesians 5:22-23; Colossians 3:18-19
We believe in the sanctity of LIFE of the unborn in the womb.
Scripture Support: Psalm 139:1-18; Jeremiah 1:4-5; Exodus 20:13; Matthew 15:19