Doctrine of Faith
  • We believe in the verbal inspiration of the bibleBible. (II Tim. 3:15-16, I Peter 2:2)
  • We believe in one God eternally existing in three persons; namely, the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. (Deut. 6:4, Mark 12:29, Matt. 28:19)
  • We believe that Jesus Christ is the only begotten Son of the Father, conceived of the Holy Spirit and born of the Virgin Mary.(Isaiah 7:14, Matt. 1:18, Luke 1:26-35)
  • We believe that all have sinned and come short of the glory of God and that repentance is commanded of God for all and necessary for forgiveness of sins. (Romans 3:23)
  • We believe the justification, regeneration and the new birth are wrought by faith in the Blood of Jesus Christ. (Luke 24:47; Romans 10:13)
  • We believe in sanctification subsequent to the new birth, through faith in the blood of Christ; through the Word, and by the Holy Spirit. (Romans 5:2; I Cor. 1:30; I Thess. 4:3, Hebrews 13:12; I John 1:9)
  • We believe holiness to be God's standard of living for His people. (Luke 1:75; I Thess. 4:7; Hebrews 12:1)
  • We believe in the baptism of the Holy Spirit subsequent to a clean heart. (Joel 2:28, Matt. 3:11, Luke 24:49-53, Acts 1:4-8)
  • We believe in water baptism by immersion, and all who repent should be baptized in the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. (Matt. 28:19, Mark 1:9,10; John 3:22-23; Acts 8:36-38)
  • We believe divine healing is provided for all in the atonement. (Psalm 103:3, Isaiah 53:4-5, Matt. 8:17, James 5:14-16; I Peter 2:24)
  • We believe in the Lord's Supper and washing of the saint's feet. (Luke 22:17-20; I Cor. 11:23-26; John 13:4-17; I Tim. 5:9-10)
  • We believe in the pre-millennial second coming of Jesus. First, to resurrect the righteous dead and to catch away the living saints to Him in the air. Second, to reign on the earth a thousand years. (I Cor. 15:52; I Thess. 4:15-17; II Thess 2:1; Zech 14:4)
  • We believe in the bodily resurrection; eternal life for the righteous and eternal punishment for the wicked. (I John 5:28-29; 10:28; Acts 24:15; Luke 18:30; Romans 6:22; I John 5:11-13; Matt. 25:41-46; II Thess. 1:8-9; Rev. 20:5-15; 21:8)

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