What We Believe
No guessing here! Right from the start we want you to know what we believe. Here it is.
Isaiah 7:14; Matthew 1:23; Isaiah 9:6
Romans 6:23; I John 1:7-9
That the redemptive work of Christ provides healing for the whole man.
I Thessalonians 5:23; II Corinthians 5:17
In water baptism, as a command of the Lord, by immersion, in the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
Matthew 28:19; Acts 2:41; Acts 8:37-38
The baptism of the Holy Spirit as a separate, distinct experience subsequent to salvation providing the enduing of power for life and service, accompanied by speaking in tongues.
Acts 2:1-4; Acts 10:44-48; Acts 19:1-7
In the present ministry of the Holy Spirit, by whose indwelling presence, the believer is enabled to live a Godly life which demonstrates the fruit of the Spirit.
John 14:16-17; Galatians 5:22-26
That the gifts of the Holy Spirit should be practiced in the church today under the guidance of the Pastoral Staff and in a way that is orderly and sensitive to the flow of worship.
I Corinthians 12:7-11
That a life of good deeds demonstrates God's love to the world.
In the resurrection of both the saved and the lost; the saved to everlasting life, and the lost to eternal judgment.
John 5:29; Acts 24:15
That the Bible is the infallible Word of God, given to men by the inspiration of God.
II Timothy 3:16; Romans 15:4; I Corinthians 10:11
In the reality of our enemy, Satan. He is a defeated foe.
I Peter 5:8; I John 3:8
In the Church, the body of Christ, as the instrument of focus for God's purposes in the earth; and that every believer should be committed and joined to a local expression of the church.
I Corinthians 1:2; I Corinthians 12:27; Ephesians 3:8-12
In laying hold of all the benefits of Jesus Christ's full redemption by proclaiming the Lord's death in the participation of the Lord's supper (communion).
Luke 22:19; I Corinthians 11:23