What We Believe

GOD

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 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.

Jesus Christ

We believe in the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ. That He is God with the Father and the Holy Spirit. John 1:1-4; 1 Timothy 3:16.

We believe that Jesus was miraculously born from the virgin Mary. Matthew 1:18-24.

We believe Jesus lived a sinless life. 2 Corinthians 5:21; 2 Timothy 3:15-16.

We believe Jesus was crucified and rose from the dead on the third day. John 20:19-20.

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.

The Holy Spirit

We believe in the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit which enables a believer to live a holy life. 2 Peter 1:2-4; 1 John 3:4-6, 9; Galatians 5:16.

We believe in the baptism of the Holy Spirit and that it can be a separate experience apart from salvation. Acts 8:14-17; Acts 10:44-48.

We believe in ALL the gifts of the Holy Spirit and that they are in operation in the church today. 1 Corinthians 12:1-11; Romans 11:29.

The Bible

We believe the Bible to be the only inspired, infallible, authoritative word of God. 2 Timothy 3:15-16.

Salvation

We believe in the absolute Lordship of Jesus Christ and that faith in Him 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.

We believe a person is saved by grace through faith in the Lord Jesus Christ. Ephesians 2:8-9.

Heaven and Hell

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.

We believe in eternal life for the saved and eternal damnation for the lost. 1 John 2:24-25; Revelation 20:15; Revelation 14:10-11.