Doctrine
Tithes & Offerings

WE BELIEVE IN
BIBLE DOCTRINE

We believe the entire Bible is the infallible Word of God and we uphold the fundamental teachings of New Testament faith. The doctines below expound on some of the fundamental and unchanging truths of the Bible.

The Doctrine

The Divine Trinity

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The Divine Trinity consists of three Persons: God the Father, Jesus Christ the Son, and the Holy Ghost, perfectly united as one. Matthew 3:16-17; l John 5:7.

Repentance

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Repentance is a godly sorrow for and a renouncing of all sin. Isaiah 55:7; Matthew 4:17.

Justification

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Justification (salvation) is the act of God's grace through which we receive forgiveness for sins and stand before God as though we had never sinned. Romans 5: l; 2 Corinthians 5: 17.

Entire Sanctification

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Entire Sanctification, the act of God's grace whereby we are made holy, is the second definite work and is subsequent to justi­fication. John 17:15-21; Hebrews 13:12.

The Baptism of the Holy Ghost

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The Baptism of the Holy Ghost is the enduement of power upon the sanctified life, and is evidenced by speaking in tongues as the Spirit gives utterance. John 14:16-17,26;Acts 1:5-8; 2:1-4.

Divine Healing

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Divine Healing of sickness is provided through the atonement. James 5:14-16; 1 Peter 2:24.

The Second Coming

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The Second Coming of Jesus will consist of two appearances. First, He will come to catch away His waiting Bride. Matthew 24:40-44; I Thessalonians 4:15-17. Second, He will come to execute judgment upon the ungodly. 2 Thessalonians l: 7 -1 0; Jude 14-15.

The Tribulation

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The Tribulation will occur between Christ's coming for His Bride and His return in judg­ment. Isaiah 26:20-21; Revelation 9 and 16.

Christ's Millennial Reign

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Christ's Millennial Reign will be the 1000 years of peaceful reign by Jesus on earth. Isaiah 11 and 35; Revelation 20: 1-6.

The Great White Throne Judgment

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The Great White Throne Judgment will be the final judg­ment when all the wicked dead will stand before God. Revelation 20:11-15.

The New Heaven and The New Earth

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The New Heaven and The New Earth will replace the pres­ent heaven and earth, which will be destroyed after the Great White Throne Judgment. 2 Peter 3:12-13; Revelation 21:1-3.

Eternal Heaven and Eternal Hell

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Eternal Heaven and Eternal Hell are literal places of final and eternal destiny. Matthew 25:41-46; Luke 16:22-28.

Marriage

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Marriage is a covenant between one man and one woman that is binding before God for life. Neither person has a right to marry again while the first companion lives. Mark 10:6-12; Romans 7: 1-3.

Restitution

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Restitution is necessary, where­in wrongs against others are righted. Ezekiel 33:15; Matthew 5:23-24.

Water Baptism

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Water Baptism is by one immersion "in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost." Matthew 3:16; 28:19.

The Lord's Supper

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The Lord's Supper is an insti­tution ordainedbyJesussothat we might remember His death until He returns. Matthew 26:26-29; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26.

Foot Washing

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Foot Washing is practiced according to the example and commandment Jesus gave. John 13:14-15.