We affirm our belief in the one-eternal God, Creator
(Isa. 40:28; Matt. 28:19; Eph. 1:11; Acts 15:14; John 17:6, 18; Eph 4:12; 1 Cor. 5:10; Romans 12:2; II Cor. 4:7)
About the Bible...
We affirm the divine inspiration, truthfulness
(II Tim. 3:16; II Pet. 1:21; John 10:35; Isa. 55:11; 1 Cor. 1:21; Romans 1:16, Matt. 5:17,18; Jude 3; Eph. 1:17,18; 3:10,18)
Jesus Christ is the Son of God. He is
(MATT. 1:22-23, JOHN 1:1-15,
ROMANS 1:3-4, JOHN 14:-10-30, 1 COR. 15:3-4)
About the Holy Spirit...
The Holy Spirit is co-equal with the Father and the Son of God. He is present in the world to make men aware of their need for Jesus Christ. He also lives in every Christian from the moment of salvation. He provides the Christian with power for living, understanding of spiritual truth, and guidance in doing what is right. He gives every believer a spiritual gift when they are saved. As
(2 COR. 3:17, JOB 16:7-13, JOHN 14:16-17,
ACTS 1:8, 1 COR. 5:12, EPH. 1:13, 5:8, GALATIANS 5:25)
About Human Beings...
People are made in the spiritual image of God, to be like Him in character. People are the supreme object of God’s creation. Although every person has tremendous potential for good, all of us are marred by an attitude of disobedience toward God called “sin.” This attitude separates people from God and causes many problems in life.
GENESIS 1:27, PSALM 8:3-6, ISAIAH 53:6, ROMANS 3:23)
Salvation is God’s free gift to us but we must accept it. We can never make up for our sin by self–improvement or good works. Only by trusting in Jesus Christ as God’s offer of forgiveness can anyone be saved from sin’s penalty. When we turn from our self–ruled life and turn to Jesus in faith we are saved. Eternal life begins the moment one receives Jesus Christ into his life by faith.
ROMANS 3:23, 5:1, 10:10, EPH. 2:8-9, ROMANS, JOHN 14:6)
People were created to exist forever. We will either exist eternally separated from God by