We believe there is only one true God, eternally existent in three Persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.
Deuteronomy 32:39, Matthew 28:19, 1 John 5:7
We believe in the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ. That He is God with the Father and the Holy Ghost.
John 1:1-4, 1 Timothy 3:16
We believe that Jesus was miraculously born from the Virgin Mary.
We believe Jesus lived a sinless life.
2 Corinthians 5:21, 1 John 3:5
We believe Jesus was crucified and rose from the dead on the third day.
We believe Jesus ascended to heaven and will return to establish His eternal Kingdom.
Acts 1:9-11, Matthew 25:31,Revelation 20:4-6
We believe in the absolute Lordship of Jesus Christ and that faith in Him alone is the only way a person may be saved and enter Heaven.
Daniel 7:13-14, Colossians 1:13-18, John 14:6, Romans 5:1
the Holy Spirit
We believe in the gifts of the Holy Spirit and that they are in operation in the church today.
1 Corinthians 12:1-11, Romans 11:29
We believe in the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit that enables a believer to live a holy life.
2 Peter 1:2-4, 1John 3:4-6,9, Galatians 5:16
We believe the Bible to be the only inspired, infallible, authoritative, Word of God.
2 Timothy 3:15,16
We believe the spirit-filled life is God’s plan for each individual today.
Acts 2:1-4, 8:14-17, 10:44-48, and 19:1-6
We believe in eternal life for those who choose Christ and eternal separation for those who don’t.
1 John 2:24-25, Revelation 20:15, Revelation 14:10-11
People are made in the spiritual image of God, to be like Him in character. People are the supreme object of God’s creation. Although every person has tremendous potential for good, all of us are marred by an attitude of disobedience toward God.
This attitude, called sin, separates people from God and causes many problems in life.
Genesis 1:27; Psalms 8:3-6; Romans 3:23; Isaiah 59:1-2
We believe that God does not desire anyone to perish, but everyone to
come to repentance and be saved.
2 Peter 3:9, 1 Timothy 2:4
We believe that Heaven and Hell are real places.
2 Corinthians 12:1-4, Revelation 4:1-2, Mark 9:42-48, Revelation 20:11-15
The church is the Body of Christ, the habitation of God through the Spirit, with divine appointments for the fulfillment of Jesus’great commission.
Every person who is born of the Spirit is an integral part of the church as a member of the body of believers. There is a spiritual unity of all believers in our Lord Jesus Christ.
Ephesians 1:22, 2:19-22; Hebrews 12:23; John 17:11, 20-23
We are saved by grace through faith in Jesus Christ alone; his death, burial, and bodily resurrection.
Salvation is a gift from God, not a result of our good works or of any human efforts.
Ephesians 2:8-9; Galatians 2:16, 3:8; Titus 3:5; Romans 10:9-10; Acts 16:31; Hebrews 9:22
1. Water Baptism
Following faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, the new convert is commanded by the Word of God to be baptized in water in the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.
Matthew 28:19; Acts 2:38
2. The Lord’s Supper
A unique time of communion in the presence of God when the elements of bread and grape juice (the Body and Blood of the Lord Jesus Christ) are taken in remembrance of Jesus’ sacrifice on the Cross.
Matthew 26:26-29; Mark 16:16; Acts 8:12, 36-38; 10:47-48; I Corinthians 10:16, 11:23-25