We believe in one God, eternally existent in three persons: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
2 Corinthians 13:14; 1 Peter 1:2
We believe in the deity of Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and in His personal, imminent return in power and glory.
Isaiah 7:14; John 14:11; Romans 8:34; Philippians 2:5-11; Hebrews 4:15; Revelation 19:11-16.
We believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling power and fullness the Christian is guided, instructed and empowered to serve and live a godly life in the present evil world.
John 16:7-8; 1 Corinthians 3:16; Ephesians 1:13-14.
We believe the Bible, consisting of the 66 books of the Old and New Testaments, to be the only inspired, inerrant, infallible, authoritative Word of God written.
2 Timothy 3:16-17; 2 Peter 1:20-21.
We believe that God created the heavens and the earth in six days and that man was created in the image and likeness of God, but in Adam’s sin the race fell, inherited a sinful nature, and that man is totally depraved, and of himself unable to remedy his lost condition.
Genesis 1:1, 26; Exodus 20:11; Psalm 51:5; Romans 3:22-23, 5:12; Ephesians 2:13.
We believe that the shed blood of Jesus Christ and His resurrection provides the only ground for justification and salvation for all who believe, and such as receive Jesus Christ are born of the Holy Spirit, and begin a personal relationship with God through Christ Jesus.
John 1:12-13, 14:6; Romans 8:34; 1 Corinthians 15:3-4.
We believe that at the time of conversion each new believer is divinely marked with the Holy Spirit and therefore preserved until the day of redemption. This is the guarantee of the Christian’s security in Christ and a basis for assurance of salvation.
2 Corinthians 1:21-22; Ephesians 1:13, 4:30.
We believe that angels were created by God before the earth was formed for the purpose of carrying out the will of God such as delivery of messages, ministry to the saints, and worshipping God. They are very powerful, organized, numerous, and immortal.
Job 38:6-7; Matthew 26:53; Luke 2:13-14; 20:36; Hebrews 1:14, 12:22; 2 Peter 2:11; Jude 6.
We believe that Satan is a fallen angel, the author of all sin, the enemy of God, and the active deceiver of mankind, and that he shall be eternally punished in the lake of fire.
Isaiah 14:12-15; Ezekiel 28:10-19; Matthew 4:2-11; John 8:44; Revelation 20:10.
We believe in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost; they that are saved unto the resurrection of eternal life in heaven, and they that are lost unto the resurrection of eternal damnation in hell.
Matthew 25:46; John 5:28-29; Revelation 20:11-15.
We believe that God created marriage to be a life-long, covenantal union between one man and one woman for the purposes of intimate companionship, raising children, and revealing the spiritual truth of the relationship between Christ and His church.
Genesis 1:28, 2:24; Psalm 128; Proverbs 18:22; Malachi 2:15; Matthew 19:5-6; Ephesians 5:31-33.
We believe that the function of local church is (1) to glorify and serve God, (2) to bring the good news of Jesus Christ to the world, (3) to produce mature followers of Christ, (4) to administer the ordinances of baptism and communion to believers (5) to care for its own members (6) to do good deeds in the world, and (7) to demonstrate and encourage the power of prayer.
Matthew 28:19; Mark 16:15; Acts 2:42-47; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; Ephesians 4:11-16; 5:17-19; Galatians 6:10; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Titus 3:14.
We believe in the spiritual unity of all true believers in Christ.
John 17:11; 1 Corinthians 12:13; Ephesians 4:3.