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What we believe

I.   We believe in one God. (Mark 12:32, John 17:3, Isaiah 44:6

  1. God is love (I John 4:8)
  2. God’s love endures forever (Psalm 136)
  3. Nothing can separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus (Romans 8:38, 39)
  4. God never changes (Malachi 3:6)

II.  We believe in Jesus Christ

  1. God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son (John 3:16,17)
  2. Jesus died for the remission of sins (I Corinthians 15:3,4)
  3. Jesus was raised from the dead (Romans 8:34, I Cor. 15:3,4; I Thess. 4:14)
  4. Jesus is seated at God’s right hand (Romans 8:34)
  5. Jesus is our great High Priest and forever intercedes for all the Saints of God  Hebrews 7:25, Romans 8:34)
  6. Jesus will come again to reign on the earth (I Thess. 4:15-18, Rev. 19:11-16, John 14:1-3)
  7. No one can come unto God except through Jesus Christ (John 14:6).
  8. We believe and confess Jesus as our Lord and are saved (Romans 10:9-11,13)
  9. We believe in and partake of the Lord’s Table of Remembrance, Holy Communion (I Cor. 11:23-31

III.  We believe the Bible is the divinely inspired Word of God.

  1. The Word is profitable for Doctrine, for reproof, for correction, and for training in right living (II Tim. 3:16,17)
  2. The Word is ALIVE and POWERFUL (Hebrews 4:12)
  3. Faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the Word of God (Romans 10:17)

IV.  We believe in the Holy Spirit

  1. The Spirit of God IS God (I Cor. 2:11-16)
  2. The love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Spirit (Romans 5:5)
  3. The Holy Spirit prays/intercedes for us (Romans 8:26)
  4. We believe in the Baptism of the Holy Spirit with power (Matt. 3:11, John 3:5)
  5. The Holy Spirit gives gifts (I Cor. 12:8-10)
  6. The Holy Spirit will produce fruit in a Believer’s life (Gal. 5:22,23)

V.  We believe in God’s Holy Church

  1. We are the Body of Christ and believe that all are accepted in Him regardless of age, race, gender, social status, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. (John, 3:16,17, Acts 10:34, I Cor. 1:10, 12:12-14, Eph. 4:32, 5:30, Phil. 2:2,3, Col. 3:12-17)
  2. We are to endeavor to pursue a holy lifestyle as God’s chosen people (Heb. 12:4, I Peter 1:15,16)
  3. We are to attend worship faithfully (Romans 12:10, Hebrews 10:25)
  4. We are to pray for the Saints and others (Phil. 4:6,7, Col. 4:2)
  5. We are to personally study the Word of God (II Tim. 2:15)
  6. We are to support the Body through the giving of tithes and offerings ( 3:10, II Cor. 9:6-8)
  7. We are to honor, respect, and pray for Church authorities (Heb. 5:1, 13:7,8, 17,18).
  8. We believe in the Five-Fold Ministry of Apostles, Prophets, Evangelists, Pastors and Teachers (Eph. 4:11-13)

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