What We Believe
THE HOLY SCRIPTURES

We believe the Bible is God-inspired.

(2 Timothy 3:16, 17)


THE FALL OF MAN

We believe that man was created in the image of God, but that by voluntary disobedience he fell from perfection.
(Romans 5:12)


SALVATION THROUGH GRACE

We believe that we have no righteousness and must come to God pleading the righteousness of Christ.
(Ephesians 2:8).


THE NEW BIRTH

We believe that the change that takes place in the heart and life at conversion is a very real one.

(2 Corinthians 5:17; Galatians 2:20)


BAPTISM AND THE LORD’S SUPPER

We believe that baptism by immersion is an outward sign of an inward work (Matt. 28:19).We believe in the commemoration of the Lord’s Supper by the symbolical use of bread and juice of the vine.
(1 Corinthians11:24, 25).


THE SPIRIT FILLED LIFE

We believe that it is the will of God that we walk in the spirit daily.
(Ephesians 4:30-32).

 


MODERATION

We believe that the experience and the daily walk of the believer should never lead him into extremes of fanaticism.
(Philippians 4:5)


THE SECOND COMING OF CHRIST

We believe that the second coming of Christ is personal and imminent.
(1 Thessalonians 4:16, 17).


CIVIL GOVERNMENT

We believe that rulers should be upheld at all times except in things opposed to the will of God.
(Romans 13:1-5).


HEAVEN

We believe that heaven is the glorious eternal home of born-again believers.
(John 14:1-3; Revelation 7:15-17).


EVANGELISM

We believe that soul-winning is the most important responsibility of the Church.
(James 5:20).


THE ETERNAL GODHEAD

We believe in the Trinity of God: Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.

(2 Corinthians 13:14).


THE PLAN OF SALVATION

We believe that while we were yet sinners Christ died for us, signing the pardon of all who believe on Him.
(John 3:16; Romans 5:8).


REPENTANCE AND ACCEPTANCE

We believe that upon sincere repentance, and a whole-hearted acceptance of Christ, we are justified before God.
(1 John 1:9).


DAILY CHRISTIAN LIFE

We believe that it is the will of God that we be sanctified daily, growing constantly in the faith.

(Hebrews 6:1).


BAPTISM OF THE HOLY SPIRIT

We believe that the baptism of the Holy Spirit is to endue the believer with power; and that His incoming is after the same manner as in Bible days.
(Acts 2:4).


THE GIFTS AND FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT

We believe that the Holy Spirit has gifts to bestow upon the Christian; and that we should show spiritual fruit as evidence of a Spirit-filled life.
(1 Corinthians 12:1-11; Galatians5:22)


DIVINE HEALING

We believe that divine healing is the power of Christ to heal the sick in answer to a prayer of faith.
(James 5:14-16).


CHURCH RELATIONSHIP

We believe it is our sacred duty to identify Ourselves with the visible church of Christ.
(Acts 16:5; Hebrews 10:25).


THE FINAL JUDGEMENT

We believe that all shall stand some day before the judgment seat of God; and there receive eternal life or death.
(2 Corinthians 5:10).


HELL

We believe that hell is the place of eternal torment for all who reject Christ as the Savior.
(Revelation 20:10, 15).


TITHES AND OFFERINGS

We believe that the method ordained of God for the support and spread of His cause is by giving of tithes and free-will offerings.
(Malachi 3:10; 2 Corinthians 9:7).