BELIEFS

BIBLE: We believe

the Bible to be the inspired, the only infallible, authoritative, inerrant Word of God.

(2 Timothy 3:16, 2 Peter 1:21).

TRINITY: We believe

there is one God, eternally existent in three persons – Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

(Genesis 1:1, Matthew 28:19, John 10:30).

JESUS CHRIST: We believe in

- the deity of Christ
(John 10:33),

- His virgin birth
(Isaiah 7:14, Matthew 1:23, Luke 1:35),

- His sinless life
(Hebrews 4:15, 7:26),

- His miracles
(John 2:11),

- His vicarious and atoning death
(1 Corinthians 15:3, Ephesians 1:7, Hebrews 2:9),

- His Resurrection
(John 11:25, 1 Corinthians 15:4),

- His Ascension to the right hand of God
(Mark 16:19),

- His personal return in power and glory
(Acts 1:11, Revelation 19:11).

SALVATION: We believe in
- the absolute necessity of regeneration by the Holy Spirit for salvation

because of the exceeding sinfulness of human nature,

- and that men are justified on the single ground of faith in the shed blood of Christ,

- and that only by God’s grace and through faith alone are we saved.

(John 3:16-19, 5:24; Romans 3:23, 5:8-9;
Ephesians 2:8-10; Titus 3:5)
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RESURRECTION: We believe in
-the resurrection of both the saved and the lost;

- that they are saved unto the resurrection of life,

-and that they are lost unto the resurrection of condemnation.
(John 5:28-29).

UNITY: We believe in
the spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ.

(Romans 8:9, 1 Corinthians 2:12-13, Galatians 3:26-28)
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HOLY SPIRIT: We believe in
the present ministry of the Holy Spirit

by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a godly life.

(Romans 8:13-14; 1 Corinthians 3:16, 6:19-20;
Ephesians 4:30, 5:18)
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