What we believe…
- The Creator
Genesis 1:1 In the beginning God created the heaven and earth.
1 John 4:8 He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.
1 Peter 1:16 Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy.
Deuteronomy 32:4 He is the Rock, his work is perfect; for all his ways are judgment: a God of truth and without iniquity, Just and right is He.
Holy Spirit (God with us now)
- He is our empowering
Romans 15:13 Now the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that ye may abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost.
- He is the Gift Giver
Hebrews 2:4 God also bearing [them] witness, both with signs and wonders, and with divers miracles, and gifts of the Holy Ghost, according to his own will.
- He is our Teacher
John 14:26 But the Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will send in my name, shall teach you all things, and bring all things to your remembrance, whatsoever I have said unto you.
- He is the Comforter
John 14:16 And I will pray the Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you for ever;
- Born of a virgin
Matthew 1:23 Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us. (Also see Matt. 1:21)
- Lived a sinless life
2 Corinthians 5:21 For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in Him.
- Died for our sins
Colossians 2:14 Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross;
- Rose bodily on the third day
Acts 10:40 Him God raised up the third day and shewed him openly;
- Coming as our triumphant King
Acts 1:11 Which also said. Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up into heaven? the same Jesus, which was taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as ye have seen him go into heaven.
The Word of God
2 Timothy 3:16 All scripture is given by inspiration(God breathed) of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction for instruction in righteousness: (Also see 2 Peter 1:19-21)
Hebrews 4:12 For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any twoedged sword, piercing even to the dividing asunder of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
Romans 10:17 So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.
“O how precious”
- Pardon for sin
Matthew 26:28 For this is my blood of the new testament, which was shed for many for the remission of sins.
- To buy back
Ephesians 1:7 In whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of his grace.
- The key to our salvation
Hebrews 9:22b… and without shedding of blood is no remission