This Church is a worshiping community, enabled by the Holy Spirit, dedicated to Christ’s Commission to point people to Christ, to build them up in faith and life, then equip and encourage them to serve. (Mat 28:19, 20)

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A: GOD

God reveals himself in the Scriptures as the living and true God, Creator of all things.  Perfect in love and righteous in all his ways this one God exists eternally as a Trinity of persons: The Father, the Son (Jesus Christ), and the Holy Spirit. (Genesis 1: 1, John 10; John 4:24)

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B: SCRIPTURE

The Scripture of both the Old and New Testaments being given by divine inspiration, are the infallible Word of God, the final and supreme authority in all matters of faith and conduct. (2 Tim. 3:1, 17; 2 Pet. 1: 19-21)

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C: JESUS CHRIST

The only Mediator between God and Man is Jesus Christ our Lord, the Second person of the Trinity, God’s Eternal Son, conceived through the Virgin Mary, who as man fully shared and fulfilled our humanity in a life of perfect obedience.  By his death on the cross, in our place, Jesus revealed the divine love and upheld divine justice, removing our guilt and reconciling us to God.  Having risen bodily from the dead and ascended into heaven, he rules as Lord over all and intercedes for us as our great High Priest until he returns to fulfill His Kingdom. (1 Tim. 2:5; 1 Cor. 15:42-57 Rev. 21:1-8)

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D: HOLY SPIRIT

 1. The Holy Spirit the Third person of the Trinity, through the proclamation of the Gospel persuades us to repent of our sins and confess Jesus as Lord, and renews our hearts.

2. The promised Holy Spirit is given to believers as a deposit, guaranteeing our inheritance.  His Spirit, the Counselor abides in us.

3. Life in the Spirit is what God intends for Christians.  We are to walk by the Spirit, we are to exhibit fruit of the Spirit.

4. We believe the Spirit gives, as He chooses, Spiritual Gifts to seeking believers today.  The gifts are given for the edification of His body and bring glory to the Father.  Gifts of the Spirit are manifested in an orderly way.

5. As a church, we seek to be led by His Spirit, His Word and God given wisdom.  These three will be in agreement. (Eph 1: 14, John 14, Gal 5:25, Heb. 2:4, Heb 13:8, 1 Cor : 12-14, 12:1, 14:3 & 4, 26, 33)

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E: MAN

God made Man in His image that He might have fellowship with Him.  Being estranged by disobedience from God, sinful man is incapable of a right relationship with God apart from divine grace, through faith in Jesus Christ. (Ro. 3:9-23; Eph. 2:1-3)

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F: CHURCH

We are called into relationship with Jesus, and active fellowship within His body, the church.  The church is a joining of individuals under the headship of Christ, who are called to encourage and care for one another, to be light, to share the Gospel, and to serve as Jesus served. (Titus 3:5; 1 Cor. 15:20-23, 1 Cor 12:12, Heb 10: 25, 1 Pet 4: 1 0)

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G: ORDINANCES

We believe that there are two principal Ordinances to be observed by the Church as found in the New Testament:

A: BAPTISM- The immersion of the believer in water in the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, whereby one obeys Christ’s command and sets forth his identity with Christ in His death, burial and resurrection, symbolizing Death to Sin and rising with Christ to newness of Life. (Ro. 6:3-5; Math. 28:19)

B: THE LORD’S SUPPER- An invitation is extended to believing Christians to partake in the Lord’s Supper, using bread and wine, which symbolizes the New Covenant in the Lord’s body and shed blood, proclaiming His death until He comes. (I Cor. 11:23-24)

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