What We Believe

We Believe in one God–Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
Matthew 3:16–17; John 14:9–10,16,17

We Believe God is the creator of man and all things.
Genesis 1:1; Acts 17:24–27

We Believe in Jesus Christ, God’s only Son and Savior of the world.
John 3:16; Matthew 1:18; John 20:24–31

We Believe the Holy Spirit lives within every Christian.
John 16:5–15; Romans 8:9

We Believe the Bible is the inspired Word of God and the final authority for all matters of faith.
Romans 15:4; Hebrews 4:12; 2 Timothy 3:16, 17

We Believe that man, created by God, willfully sinned, and as a result, is lost and without hope apart from Jesus Christ.
Acts 4:12; Romans 3:21-24; 1 John 1:7

We Believe salvation (the forgiveness of sins) comes by grace through the blood of Jesus Christ (His death on the cross).
Matthew 26:28; Romans 5:8–11; Ephesians 2:8, 9

We Believe the Bible teaches the way a person receives Jesus as Savior is to 1) decide you want to follow Jesus and have him as the Lord (boss) of your life; and 2) be baptized (immersed).
Acts: 2, 8, 9, 10, 16, 18, 19, 22

We Believe the church is the body and bride of Christ, founded on the day of Pentecost, consisting of all Christians everywhere.
Matthew 16:13–18; Acts 2:14–47

We Believe it is God’s plan for the elders to lead the local church.
Acts 20:28; 1 Timothy 3:1–7; 1 Peter 5:1–4

We Believe death seals the eternal destiny of each person. The saved will inherit eternal life; the unsaved, eternal separation from God.
Romans 8:10–11; John 6:47; Hebrews 9:27, 28