Statement of Faith

Statement of Faith

1. We believe in the Holy Bible as the inspired word of God.
2. We believe in one God eternally existent in three hypostases, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. (Deut. 6:4, Matt 28:19, Mark 12:29)
3. We believe in the virgin birth of our Lord Jesus Christ, His atonement for sin upon the cross, His physical resurrection from death, His ascension into Heaven, and His second coming. (Isaiah 7:14, Rom 8:34, Acts 1:10, John 14:2-3, Acts 1:11)
4. We believe in salvation by grace through faith in our Lord Jesus Christ. (Eph. 2:8-9, Rom 5:8-9)
5. We believe in water baptism for the remission of sins as an evidence of one’s faith in Christ. (Luke 3:3, Acts 2:38, Matt 28:19)
6. We believe in the baptism of the Holy Spirit and the evidences thereof. (Acts 2:4, Acts 10:44-48, Acts 9:17-18, Joel 2:28-29)
7. We believe in divine healing provided through the redemptive work of our Lord Jesus Christ on the cross. (Isaiah 53:4, Matt 8:16-17)
8. We believe in the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit to enable us to live as Christ. (1 Thess. 4:3, 2 Thess. 2:13, Heb. 12:14, 1 Peter 1:3-5)
9. We believe tithes and offerings should be given, but of a cheerful heart not grudgingly or of necessity. (Acts 2:42-47, 2 Cor. 9:6-8, Luke 11:42, Mal 3:10-12)
10. We believe marriage to be between one naturally born man and one naturally born woman. (Gen 2:24, Heb. 13:4)