What We Believe and What We Don't Believe

 1.  The Triune God: Father, Son and Holy Spirit; ONE God in THREE Manifestations.
Luke 3:21-22; Ephesians 4:4-6; 1 John 5:7

 2.  Christ Jesus: Head of the Church, no other Name whereby all must be saved, God Incarnate.
Acts 4:12; John 1:1-14; 1 Timothy 3:16

 3.  The Bible: The only authoritative Word of God.
2 Timothy 3:16-17; 2Peter 1:14-21; Revelation 22:18-19

 4.  Baptism into Christ: The result of being born-again of the Spirit. 
Romans 6:3-10; Ephesians 4:5

 5.  Baptism with water: Full submersion, in Jesus' name, after you are born again.  (Greek definition: To immerse, to submerge, fully wet.) 
Matthew 3:13-17; Acts 8:26-38

 6.  Baptism with the Spirit:  After being born-again, the evidence is power to live the Christian life and you will begin to speak with tongues. 
Acts 19:1-7; Acts 1:8;  John 20:19-22

 7.  The Word of Faith is what we preach.
Romans 10:8; Galatians 1:23

 8.  The Redemptive work of Christ on the Cross provides healing for the physical body in answer to the Prayer of Faith. 
Acts 10:38; Isaiah 53:4-5; James 5:13-16

 9.  The reality of Eternal life and Everlasting damnation.  Heaven and Hell. 
Luke 16:19-22; Matthew 13:36-43

 10. All have sinned and have fallen short of the Glory of God. 
Romans 3:9-23

 11. The Church is the Called-out ones, who have confessed with their mouths and believe in their hearts that Jesus Christ is Lord. 
Romans 10:9-10



What We Don’t Teach and Don’t Believe

 1. We don’t believe that everyone is called to this church, it’s up to God’s placement.  He sets the members in as it pleases Him. 
1 Corinthians 12:18;   2 Corinthians 10:12-16; Luke 9:49-50

 2. We don’t believe that God uses sickness and disease to teach and perfect us.  We are in a better covenant established on better promises. 
Hebrews 8:6-13; Hebrews 12:5-11; Proverbs 4:20-27; Isaiah 53:4-5

 3. We don’t believe that by being a good, moral person you will go to heaven.  For all have sinned and have come short of the Glory of God. 
Romans 3:9-23

 4. We don’t believe that women can not teach or be a part of the 5-Fold Ministry.
Galatians 3:26-29; I Samuel 16:7

 5. We don’t believe that the gifts of the Spirit (including speaking in tongues) have passed away.
Mark 16:15-18; Acts 2:14-21, 38-39

 6. We don’t believe God is going to send His Church through the Tribulation Period. 
1 Thessalonians 1:8-10; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11

 7. We don’t believe people coming to our church must be wearing expensive, fancy clothes.  Just come as you are! 
1 Corinthians 1:26-31; James 2:1-17



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