Beliefs


The Scriptures - The Bible is the inspired Word of God, the product of holy men of old who spoke and wrote as they were moved by the Holy Spirit.
2 Timothy 3:16, 2 Peter 1:21


The Godhead - Our God is one, but is manifested in three persons, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit, being co - equal.

Matthew 3:16-17, Philippians 2:6-11, Matthew 28:19


Man, His Fall, and Redemption - Man is a created being, made in the likeness and image of God, but through Adam's transgression, sin came into the world.

Romans 5:12-14, Romans 3:23


Salvation - is the gift of God to man, made operative by grace through faith in Jesus Christ.

Ephesians 2:8


Water Baptism - Baptism in water is by immersion, is a command of our Lord, and is for believers only.  The ordinance is a symbol of the Christian's identification with Christ in His death, burial, and resurrection.

Romans 6:4, Matthew 28:19, Colossians 2:12, Acts 8:36-39


Baptism in the Holy Ghost - is a gift from God as promised by the Lord to all believers in this dispensation and is received subsequent to the New Birth.

Matthew 3:11, John 14:16-17, Acts 2:38-39


Divine Healing - Healing is for the physical ills of the human body and is wrought by the power of God through the prayer of faith.

Matthew 8:17, Mark 16:18, James 5:14-15


The Return of Our Lord - "This same Jesus...shall so come in like manner as ye have seen him go into heaven."  His coming is imminent.

Acts 1:11, 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17


Hell - The Lake of Fire is literal.  The one who physically dies without accepting Christ is hopelessly and eternally lost in the Lake of Fire, and has no further opportunity of hearing the Gospel or repenting.  The terms "everlasting" and "eternal" describes the duration of punishment of the damned.

Hebrews 9:27, Revelation 19:20