What We Believe

God
The Creator of all things, who reveals Himself as Father, Son, and Spirit. Matthew 3:16-17, 28:19-20; 2 Corinthians 13:14

Jesus
Who is fully God and fully man at the same time, who became like us to bring about our salvation. Matthew 1:20-25, 16:15-16; John 1:1-19

Holy Spirit
Who is active in the world, bringing us to salvation. John 14:15-18, 16:7-15; Romans 8:1-17

Bible
That it is the Word of God, giving us all we need to know about how to be saved. 2 Timothy 3:15-17; 2 Peter 1:20-21

Sin
We are all sinners by both nature and act and need God's forgiveness and cleansing. Genesis 3; Romans 3:23, 5:12-14, 6:15-21

Righteousness
Jesus Christ died on the Cross, and that by trusting in His death we can be restored to a right relation to God. Isaiah 53:5-6; John 3:14-17

Free Will
God has enabled us to turn to Him from sin but that He has not forced us to do so. Genesis 2:16-17; John 1:12; Galatians 6:7-8

Repentance
Each person must ask for forgiveness, turn away from sin, and trust Jesus Christ to accept him or her. Isaiah 55:6-7; Acts 17:30-31

New Life
When we turn from sin and trust in Jesus Christ, the old record of sin is wiped clean, and we are born anew, thus becoming part of the family of God. Acts 13:39; Titus 3:4-7; Galatians 4:4-7

Sanctification
After being born again, we need the fullness of God's Spirit in our hearts. When we make a complete commitment to Him, He cleanses our spirit, fills us with His perfect love, and gives us the power to live victoriously. Matthew 3:11, 22:37-40; 1 John 4:17-18

Church
The Body of Christ, carrying on His mission through the power of the Holy Spirit. 1 Corinthians 12:12-31; Ephesians 5:25-27

Baptism
We urge people to be baptized as Christians. Matthew 26:16-20; Acts 2:37-41

Communion
The Lord's Supper. Matthew 26:26-29; 1 Corinthians 11:23-32

Divine Healing
God can heal. We pray for healing. We also believe that He can work through medical science. 2 Corinthians 12:7-10; James 5:13-16

Future Glory
Jesus Christ is coming again. John 14:1-3; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18

Everyone will face the judgment of God with its rewards and punishments. Matthew 25:31-46; Revelation 20:11-15