Our Beliefs

foundational values of our Christian faith

Salvation

is through confession of Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.

Romans 8:16-17, Romans 10:8-17, Luke 24:47, Titus 2:11, Titus 3:4-7, Ephesians 2:8-10

 

Eternal Life

in heaven is available to all those who are born again by accepting the gift of salvation through Jesus Christ. However, those who have not received Jesus as their Lord and Savior will spend eternity in separated from His presence in hell.

Daniel 12:2, Matthew 25:46, John 5:29, Jude 1:7

 

The Bible

is the inspired word of God.

Isaiah 40:8, Acts 20:32, 1 Thess 2:13, 2 Timothy 3:15-17, Hebrews 4:12, 1 Peter 1:23-25, 2 Peter 1:20-21

Baptism of the Holy Spirit

is evidenced by speaking in tongues, and the subsequent manifestation of spiritual power in public testimony and service in love.

Acts 1:8; Acts 2:4; Acts 10:44-47; Acts 11:14-17, Acts 15:7-9, Acts 19:2 & 6, Isaiah 28:11, Mark 16:17, 1 Corinthians 4:1-5, 1 Corinthians 4:5-16

 

Water Baptism

is the public declaration of faith by immersion in water in the name of the Father, the Son and the Ghost.

Matthew 28:18-20, Mark 16:16, Acts 2:38, Acts 10:47-48, Romans 6:4, Colossians 2:11-12

 

Divine Healing

has been provided by Jesus’ sacrifice on the cross.

Psalms 103:1-6, Isaiah 53:4-5, Matthew 8:16-17, Mark 16:17-18, James 5:14-16, 1 Peter 2:24

I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly.

 

john 10:10 KJV

The Trinity

is the three persons of the Godhead: the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.

Deuteronomy 6:4; Isaiah 43:10-13, Isaiah 48:12-13 & 16, Matthew 28:19, Mark 12:29, Luke 3:22, 1 John 5:7

 

Creation

God spoke the world into existence and created man in His own image, consisting of spirit, soul and body.

Genesis 1:1-31, Psalm 33:6-9, 1 Timothy 6:13; Hebrews 11:3; Revelation 4:11, Genesis 1:26-27, 1 Thess 5:23

 

Jesus Christ

was conceived of the virgin Mary and is the only begotten son of God the father. He was crucified to pay the debt of our sins, was buried, and rose from the dead 3 days later. He ascended into heaven and is coming back one day. 

Luke 1:26-33, Hebrews 7:25, Acts 1:10-11; 1 Thess 4:13-18, Revelation 1:7

Tithing

is God’s financial plan for the support of His work.

Malachi 3:8-12, 1 Corinthians 16:1-2, Genesis 8:22, Matthew 23:23, Leviticus 27:30-34, Deut 26

 

Five-fold ministry

The church is to be taught and led by the apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors and teachers, who are called of God to teach and train His people to do the work of the ministry with maturity and unity in mind.

1 Peter 2:5 & 9; Revelation 1:6; Ephesians 4:11-13

 

Marriage

is a sacred covenant between one man and one woman, and the family unit stems from that union.

Ephesians 5:31-33, Ephesians 6:1-4