What We Believe

The Bible:

We believe the bible is God inspired. It is the authoritative rule of faith and conduct for man.

II Timothy 3:15; I Thessalonians 2:13

The Evidence of The Baptism in The Holy Spirit:

We believe that the baptism of believers in the holy spirit is witnessed by the initial sign of speaking in tongues, as the Spirit of God gives them utterance

Acts 2:4

God:

We believe that God is the creator and ruler of the universe. That God eternally exists in three personalities; the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. That these three are co-equal and are ONE GOD.

Genesis 1:1, 26, 27 3:22; psalm 90:2; Matthew 28:19; 1 Peter 1:2; II Corinthians 13:14

Sanctification:

We believe each believer is called to a life of separation from evil and dedication unto God, resulting in a holy lifestyle

Romans 12:1; II Corinthians 6:14-18

Jesus Christ:

We believe that Jesus Christ is God. We believe in His virgin birth, sinless life, miracles, death and resurrection from the dead, and the exaltation to the right hand of God the Father declare His deity.

John 1:1, 20:28

The Church and Its Mission:

We believe the body of Christ is responsible to God to carry out his threefold mission: To evangelize to the lost, worship God corporately as a body, and perfect the saints for the work of the ministry.

Mark 16: 15-16

The Fall of Man:

We believe that man was created by God, but that by voluntary disobedience, he fell from perfection.

Romans 5:12

Ministry:

We believe God has divinely placed various gifts within the body of Christ for the purpose of meeting needs. Every believer is expected to participate in serving God in the local assembly ad in the society.

Ephesians 4: 11-16

Salvation:

We believe man’s only hope of salvation is through the shed blood of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.

John 3:16

The Second Coming:

We believe that the second coming of Christ is personal ad imminent. We believe that the second coming of Christ will be followed by the visible return of Christ with His Saints to reign o the earth for a thousand years.  We believe there will be a final judgment where those whose names are not found written in the book of Life will be judged according to their works ad consigned to everlasting punishment. We believe God will establish a new heave and a new earth following the final judgment.

I Thessalonians 4:16-17; Revelations 19:11-14, 20:1-6, 20:11-15

The Ordinances of the Church: 

We believe that water baptism by immersion is an outward sign of the inward work. We believe communion is a celebration and sharing of our Lord’s divine nature, His suffering, death, and a proclamation of His second coming.

Mark 16:16; I Corinthians 11:26

The Baptism in The Holy Spirit:

We believe that the baptism in the Holy Spirit is for every believer. It endows the believer with diverse gifts and power to witness. We believe that the baptism of believers in the holy spirit is witnessed by the initial sign of speaking in tongues, as the Spirit of God gives them utterance.

Acts 2:4

In all our beliefs – we show charity.

‘…. if I hold in my mind not only ail human knowledge, but also the very secrets of God, and if I have the faith that can move mountains – but have no love, I amount to nothing at all’

I Corinthians 13:2 (Ph)