Flash: ON   March 24, 2018 
Statement Of Faith

Ø The Bible 

o   We believe the Bible is inspired by God. 

§  2 Timothy 3:16-17


Ø The Trinity 

o   We believe in the Trinity, that God is three: Father, Son & Holy Spirit who are one. 

§  2 Corinthians 13:14


Ø The Fall of Man 

o   We believe that all people were created in the image of God, but that by voluntary disobedience fell from perfection. 

§  Proverbs 5:12


Ø The Plan of Salvation 


o   We believe that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us, offering forgiveness to all who believe on Him. 

§  John 3:16, Romans 5:6


Ø Salvation through Grace  


o   We believe that salvation is not a result of our efforts, but is the free gift of God. 

§  Ephesians 2:8-9


Ø Repentance & Acceptance 


o   We believe that upon sincere repentance, and whole hearted acceptance of Christ, we are forgiven and become children of God. 

§  1 John 1:12


Ø The New Birth 


o   We believe that salvation is a spiritual new birth that offers new life in Christ. 

§  2 Corinthians 5:17, John 3:5-7


Ø Daily Christian Life 

o   We believe that God desires every believer to live for Him daily. 

§  Hebrews 6:1, Galatians 2:20


Ø Baptism & Communion 

o   We believe that baptism is an outward sign of an inward work and is encouraged by Christ as a public statement of faith.  We believe in the commemoration of the Lord’s Supper by the use of bread and juice of the vine. 

§  Matthew 28:19, 1 Corinthians 11:24-25 


Ø Holy Living 


o   We believe that one purpose of the Holy Spirit is to fill the believer with power, and that His presence enables believers to live a victorious Christian life. 

§  1 Peter 1:13-16, 1 Thessalonians 5:23-24 


Ø The Spirit-Filled Life 

o   We believe that it is the Will of God that we walk in daily obedience to the guidance of the Spirit. 

§  Ephesians 4:15-16, Romans 12:1-2


Ø Spiritual Gifts 


o   We believe that the Holy Spirit has given spiritual gifts to every believer.  Spiritual gifts are meant to be used and developed to strengthen the Body of Christ. 

§  Romans 12:4-8


Ø Divine Healing 


o   We believe that God heals the sick in answer to the prayer of faith. 

§  James 5:14-16  


Ø The Second Coming of Christ 


o   We believe in the second coming of Christ where He will come for His church. 

§  1 Thessalonians 4:16-17


Ø The Final Judgment 


o   We believe that each person will stand someday before the judgment seat of God; and there receive eternal life or death. 

§  2 Corinthians 5:10


Ø Heaven 


o   We believe that heaven is the glorious eternal home of believers. 

§  John 14:1-3, Revelation 7:15-17


Ø Hell


o   We believe that hell is the place of eternal judgment for all who reject Christ as their Savior. 

§  Revelation 20:10, 15


Ø Evangelism 


o   We believe that sharing Christ with others is the responsibility and the privilege of all believers. 

§  James 5:20, 2 Corinthians 5:17-21


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