We Believe…

We Believe….

-the Bible to be the inspired, infallible authority, the Word of God, which relates God’s working with persons in history, and it is our only rule of faith and practice

-this is one God eternally existent in three persons, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.

-in the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ, His miraculous virgin birth, His vicarious sacrifice.  His bodily resurrection, His ascension into Heaven, and in His Second Coming.

– in the Holy Spirit, God present with us for guidance, for comfort, and for spiritual strength.

-everyone is a sinner by nature and the only way to be saved from our sins is to repent and accept Jesus Christ, by faith, as our personal Savior.

-the Christian Church consists of all those who have placed their faith in Jesus Christ for their salvation, and have commited themselves to practice the teachings of Christ in their everyday life.

-the Christian life calls for daily growth in grace and truth, and expressing the love of Christ in our relationships to all people.

-in the immortality of the soul, int he resurrection of the dead, and in everlasting rewards and punishments.

-Christ gave three divine ordinanaces to be observed by Christians.  They are Baptism (by immersion), Feet Washing and the Lord’s Supper.