Statement of Faith

We believe in the verbal and complete inspiration by God of the original writings of the Old and New Testament Scriptures, the only infallible rule of faith and practice.

We believe in one God, eternally existing in three persons, Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

We believe that Jesus Christ was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, and is true God and true man.

We believe that the Holy Spirit is God, at work in the world to execute all divine activity and especially to reveal Jesus Christ and to glorify Him.

We believe that humanity was created in the image of God and is loved by Him but, through sinful inheritance and choice, is alienated, separated from God and under His righteous judgment.

We believe that the Lord Jesus Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures as a substitutionary and complete sacrifice, and that all who repent and believe in Him are justified, wholly apart from human merit and works, on the ground of His shed blood and resurrection.

We believe in the resurrection of the crucified body of our Lord, in His Ascension into Heaven, and in His present life there for us, as High Priest and Advocate.

We believe in the second, visible and personal coming of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ to establish his worldwide Kingdom on the earth.

We believe in the bodily resurrection of the saved and the unsaved, the eternal blessedness of the saved, and the everlasting separation from God of the unsaved.

We believe that all who receive by faith the Lord Jesus Christ are born of the Holy Spirit and thereby become children of God and members of the body of Christ, the one true Church, whose life is visibly expressed wherever even two or three are gathered together in Christ’s name.

We believe that the Christian life is not a reformation, but a transformation, in which Christ Himself relives His life through the believer’s whole being. Such a life will be preeminently characterized by love, truth and purity.

We believe the church is commissioned to evangelize Jesus Christ as Lord and by living as His servants among men. the world, both locally, and globally by proclaiming