Lesson 2
What We Believe

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In this lesson, we go over what we believe as a Church.

The Bible

We believe the Bible to be the inspired Word of God.
II Timothy 3:16

The Trinity

We believe in the triune God who is revealed as Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.
John 14:18-27 | II Corinthians 13:14

The Virgin Birth

We believe in the Virgin Birth, the Sonship, and the deity of Jesus Christ. We believe the He was God and Man.
I Timothy 3:16 | Matthew 1:23


We believe in the salvation of sinners by grace through repentance and faith.
Ephesians 2:8 | Romans 5:11


We believe in water baptism as an outward expression of one’s inner faith - that it’s God’s plan for every believer to be baptized in water.
Matthew 28:19 | Acts 2:38 | 10:47-48

The Church

We believe Jesus Christ is building His Church with every believer intended to be a functioning member.
Matthew 16:18 | Ephesians 2:19-22 | 4:11-16

The Holy Spirit

We believe that it is the will of God that each believer be filled with the Holy Spirit and receive a prayer language of speaking in tongues.
Acts 1:8 | 19:1-6

The Gifts of the Spirit

We believe in the operation of the gifts of the Spirit individually and corporately.
I Corinthians 12-14


We believe that divine healing through the redemptive work of Christ is available for every believer.
James 5:14 | I Peter 2:24


We believe in the table of the Lord, commonly called Communion or the Lord’s Super, for believers.
I Corinthians 11:28-32

Eternal Life

We believe in eternal life for believers,
John 5:24 | 3:16
and eternal punishment for unbelievers.
Mark 9:43-50 | II Thessalonians 1:9 | Revelation 20:10-15


We believe that every believer is given power to live a victorious, overcoming life.
I John 5:4

Christ's Return

We believe Jesus Christ will return.
1 Thessalonians 2:1-12