What We Believe

  1. All Scripture is given by the inspiration of God.
    [2 Timothy 3:15-17; 1 Peter 1:23-25; Hebrews 4:12]
  2. One True God manifests in three distinct persons: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
    [Deuteronomy 6:4; Mark 12:29; Isaiah 43:10; Matthew 28:19]
  3. Jesus Christ is True God and true man.
    [Galatians 4:4-5; 1 Timothy 3:16; John 1:14] 
  4. All have sinned and come short of the glory of God, and are in need of salvation.
    [Genesis 1:26-31; 3:1-7; Romans 5:12-21]
  5. Salvation is through faith in Jesus Christ and repentance of sin.
    [Romans 3:24, Ephesians 2:8; Romans 10:8-10] 
  6. Sanctification is the will of God for all believers through obedience to the Word of God and the leading of the Holy Spirit.
    [1 John 3:23; Acts 16:3; Romans 10:9-10; Ephesians 2:8-9; Titus 3:5-7; Romans 14:10-12; and 2 Corinthians 5:10]
  7. Every believer should participate in water baptism and the observance of Holy Communion.
    [Matthew 28:19; Acts 10:47-48; Romans 6:4; 1 Corinthians 11:24-25, 28]
  8. Every believer should seek after the gift of the Holy Spirit with the manifestation of speaking in other tongues.
    [Luke 24:49; Acts 1:4-8, I Corinthians 12:1-31; Acts 2:38; 10:44-46; 11:24-26; 15:7-9]
  9. The Church (the Body of Christ) consists of all who have received Jesus Christ as their personal Savior.
    [Ephesians 1:22, 2:19-22; Hebrews 12:23] 
  10. Jesus’ death and resurrection enable believers to live the abundant life:
    spiritually
    [John 3:3,11; 2 Corinthians 5:17-21; Romans 10:9-10]
    physically [Isaiah 53:4,5; Matthew 8:17; 1 Peter 2:24]
    mentally [2 Timothy 1:7; Romans 12:2; Isaiah 26:3]
    financially [3 John 1:2; Malachi 3:10-11; Luke 6:38; 2 Corinthians 9:6-10; Deuteronomy 28:1-14]
  11. The coming of the Lord Jesus Christ to rule and reign on this earth is imminent.
    [1 Corinthians 15:51-52; 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17; 2 Thessalonians 2:1]  
  12. There shall be a bodily resurrection of the just and of the unjust.
    [Romans 11:25, 27; 2 Thessalonians 1:7; Revelation 19:11-16; 20:1-7; 21]