Statement of Faith

1. We believe the Bible to be the inspired, and only infallible, authoritative Word of God. II Timothy 3:16-17

2. We believe in one God, the Creator of all things, eternally existing in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Mark 1:10

3. We believe in the virgin birth of Jesus Christ, and that He is both God and man. Isaiah 7:14; Matthew 1:20; 1 Timothy 2:5

4. We believe in the sinful nature of all men and in the necessity of being born again. Romans 5:12; Romans 3:23; John 3:3, 16-18

5. We believe that salvation is the free gift of God, entirely apart from human merit or works, and is received through personal faith in the Lord Jesus Christ. Ephesians 2:8-9

6. We believe in evangelistic and missionary fervor. Matthew 28:19-20

7. We believe in sanctification and holiness of heart and the overcoming life as God's design for the church, which is the Bride of Christ. 1 Thessalonians 5:23

8. We believe in the continuing ministry of the Holy Spirit as evidenced by His fruit in the life of the believer, and spiritual gifts. Galatians 5:22-23, 1 Corinthians 12-14

9. We believe in the personal return of our Lord Jesus Christ. 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18

10. We believe in the bodily resurrection of the believers and unbelievers, the everlasting blessedness of the saved, and the everlasting punishment of the lost. John 5:28-29; Revelation 20:10-15