The Essentials We Believe
About God: God is the Creator and Ruler of the universe.
About Jesus Christ: Jesus Christ is the Son of God and is co-equal with the Father
About the Holy Spirit is co-equal with the Father and the Son of God.
About the Bible: The Bible is God’s Word to us.
About Human Beings: People are made in the spiritual image of God to be like Him in character.
About Salvation: Salvation is the greatest expression of God’s love for us.
About Eternal Security: Because God gives us eternal life through Jesus Christ, the true believer is secure in that salvation for eternity.
About Eternity: People were created to exist forever.
Our Lifestyle Statement
Bible as Sole Authority: “All Scripture is God-breathed …” 2 Timothy 3:16
Autonomy of Each Local Church: “And he (Christ) is the head of the body, the church…” Colossians 1:18
Priesthood of Every Believer: “But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, a people belonging to God…” 1 Peter 2:9
Telling others about Christ: “… be my witness…” Acts 1:8
Immersion: “Having been buried with him in baptism and raised with him through your faith in the power of God, who raised him (Christ) from the dead.” Colossians 2:12
Spirit-led Living: “Since we live by the Spirit, let us keep in step with the Spirit.” Galatians 5:25
Tithing: “A tithe of everything…belongs to the Lord; it is holy to the Lord.” Leviticus 27:30
Ministry – acts of service
Effort – give Him 100%
Newcomers – regardless of their station in life
Transformation – apply Biblical truth
Open to the Spirit – The Spirit will govern
Relationships – People hunger for meaningful relationships
Connect to God, to each other, and the world.