Beliefs

We believe the Scriptures reveal only one living and true God, having three personal identities as Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
Isaiah 44:6; 46:9; I Corinthians 8:6; Ephesians 4:6; Jeremiah 10:10; Hebrews 9:14; II Corinthians 13:14; I Peter 1:2; Matthew 6:9; 7:11; 11:25; Isaiah 64:8; Matthew 1:18-23; 3:16-17; 8:29; 16:16; John 3:16; 1:1-2, 14: Genesis 1:2; John 4:24; 14:16-17, 26; Acts 1:8; 2:1-4; 7:55; Romans 8:14-16; Isaiah 11:2; John 5:26; 6:63; 10:30; I Corinthians 12:3-6; John 16:13-15; 5:18; Matthew 28:18; Mark 13:32; Psalm 41:13; Ephesians 3:21; Hebrews 9:14; Psalm 90:2; Isaiah 9:6; John 17:5; Isaiah 57:15; Philippians 2:9-11; John 13:31; Revelation 5:11-13; Deuteronomy 10:17; Psalm 19:1; Isaiah 6:1-3; Luke 4:8; John 4:23-24; Revelation 4:11.
We believe the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments are given by inspiration of God and thereby become the written Word of God.
II Timothy 3:16; II Peter 1:21; Deuteronomy 4:2; Exodus 24:4; Psalm 40:7; II Timothy 3:15; 2:15; Revelation 22:19; Isaiah 40:8.
We believe the Scriptures teach that man was created in holiness under the law of creation by His Maker, but by voluntary transgression he fell from that holy and happy state, the consequence of which all mankind became sinners under just condemnation to eternal punishment apart from experiencing forgiveness through Jesus Christ.
Genesis 1:26-27; 2:7; Ecclesiastes 7:20; Romans 3:23; 5:12; Genesis 3:12; Matthew 25:46; Luke 16:26; Romans 5:19; John 3:18; Romans 6:23.
We believe the Scriptures teach that salvation of sinners is wholly by grace through faith in Jesus as the Son of God.
Ephesians 2:8; Galatians 2:16; I Timothy 2:5; II Timothy 1:9; Romans 15:16; II Thessalonians 2:13; John 3:15-16.
We believe the Scriptures teach that justification includes the pardon of sin and the promise of eternal life on principles of the righteousness of God.
I John 1:7-9; Romans 3:25-26; II Peter 1:1; II Corinthians 5:21; Romans 5:1; II Timothy 1:9; I Corinthians 6:11; Galatians 2:16.
We believe the Scriptures teach that all true saints shall be kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation.
I Peter 1:3-5; John 5:24; II Timothy 1:12; John 10:28-29.
We believe the scriptures teach that a visible church is a congregation of baptized believers associated in the faith and fellowship of the Gospel.
Acts 16:5; 2:41-47; 20:28; I Corinthians 12:12-14. 27; Ezekiel 46:3; Colossians 1:18; Ephesians 5:23; Matthew 18:20; 16:18; Titus 1:7; I Timothy 3:1-13.
We believe the Scriptures teach that Christian Baptism is the immersion of the believer in water in the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
Matthew 3:16; 28:19; Acts 8:35-39; 10:47-48; Romans 6:3-5; Matthew 25:26-30; I Corinthians 11:23-26.
We believe the Scriptures authorize, by the example of the New Testament church, the observance of the first day of the week, the Lord’s day, as the Christian Sabbath.
Acts 20:7; Genesis 2:2-3; Matthew 28:1, 5-6; John 20:19; Exodus 20:8-11; Matthew 12:1. 10-13; I Corinthians 16:2; Isaiah 58:13-14; Exodus 31:15; 34:21; Ezekiel 46:3; Revelation 1:10; Mark 2:27-28.
We believe the Scriptures teach that there will be a bodily resurrection, both of the righteous and the unrighteous, and a final judgment.
John 5:28-29; Romans 8:10-11; Matthew 13:30, 36-43, 47-50; 25:31-34; II Corinthians 5:21; Revelation 20:13-15; Matthew 25:41, 46: Luke 16:22-26; Matthew 8:11-12; Revelation 21:1-8.
We believe the Bible teaches that the great commission for the church and every born again child of God is to endeavor to make disciples of all nations.
Matthew 9:37-38; 10:5-15; 13:18-30, 37-43; 28:18-20; Luke 10:1-18; 24:46-53; John 14:11-12; 15:7-8; 15:16; Acts 1:8; 8:26-46; Romans 10:13-15; Ephesians 3:1-11; I Thessalonians 1:8; II Timothy 4:5; Hebrews 2:1-3; 11:39-12:2; Revelation 22:17.
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