What We Believe

All scripture is taken from the King James Version.

Luke 1:1  …A declaration of those things most surely believed among us.

 

Repentance – 2 Corinthians 7:11  For behold this selfsame thing, that ye sorrowed after a godly sort, what carefulness it wrought in you, yea, what clearing of yourselves, yea, what indignation, yea, what fear, yea, what vehement desire, yea, what zeal, yea, what revenge!  in all things ye have approved yourselves to be clear in this matter.

Justification – Titus 3:7  That being justified by his grace, we should be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life.

Baptism of the Holy Spirit – Acts 1:5  For John truly baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost…

Sanctification – Romans 12:1  I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.  2. And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.

Holiness – 2 Corinthians 7:1  Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

Unity – Ephesians 4:3  Endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.  4.  There is one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling;  5.  One Lord, one faith, one baptism,  6.  One God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in you all.

Divine Healing – James 5:13  Is any among you afflicted?  let him pray.  Is any merry?  let him sing psalms.  14.  Is any sick among you?  Let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord:  15.  And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up;…

Water Baptism – Mark 16:16  He that believeth and is baptized shall be saved;but he that believeth not shall be damned.

Feet Washing – John 13:14 If I then, your Lord and Master, have washed your feet; ye also ought to wash one another’s feet.  15.  For I have given you an example, that ye should do as I have done to you.

Lords Supper – 1 Corinthians 11:24  And when he had given thanks, he brake it, and said, Take, eat: This is my body, which is broken for you; this do in rememberance of me.  25.  And after the same manner also he took the cup, when he had supped, saying, This cup is the new testament in my blood: this do ye, as oft as ye drink it, in rememberance of me.

Christian Giving – Malachi 3:10  Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in mine house, and prove me now herewith, saith the Lord of hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it.

Christian Discipline – Titus 2:12  Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;