Article II - Statement of Faith
1. In one God eternally persons, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (Deut. 6:4; Matt 28:19;
ll Cor. 13:14).
2. In the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments as verbally inspired of God, inerrant in
the original writings, and of supreme and final authority in all matters of life and faith
(II Tim. 3:16,l7; II Pet l:20,21)
3. That God the Son became flesh in the person of Jesus Christ, who was begotten by the Holy Spirit
and born of the Virgin Mary, and is God and man (Luke l3:5; John 1:1,2,14)
4. That man was created in the image and likeness of God, but that in Adam’s sin the race fell,
inherited a sin nature, and became alienated from God. Therefore, man is totally depraved and unable to
remedy his fallen condition (Gen.1:26,27; Rom. 5:12,l9 Eph. 2:1-3,12).
5. That Jesus died for our sins as a substitutionary sacrifice; and that all who believe in Him are
justified by grace through faith, apart from works of any kind (Rom. 3:22,25,28; Eph. 1:7; 2:8,9;
I Pet 1:3-5; 2:24).
6. In the resurrection of the body of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His ascension into Heaven, and in His
present life they’re for us, as High Priest, Intercessor and Advocate. (I Cor. 15:l-8; Acts l:9-ll; Rom. 8:34;
Heb. 4:14; I John 2: 1).
7. In that to move us into our inheritance and eternal victory, at His ascension He sent Gifts, men
and women themselves being the gifts, herewith called “The Five-Fold Ministry”. These gifts are
preachers of the Word of God, and perfecting according to the authority invested in them by Jesus Christ
of their ministry gift (which is an extension of His Ministry as the fullness (thereby giving to the Church
some as Apostles, Prophets, Evangelists, Pastors or Teachers) themselves called to perfect/mature the
saints to do the work of the ministry. (Ephesians 4:11).
8. That those once Gentiles in the flesh, and without Christ: “Now therefore, you are no longer
strangers and foreigners, but fellow citizens with the saints and members of the household of God, having
been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ Himself the chief cornerstone”.
9. That all who have been justified are kept eternally secure by the power of God
(John 6:37-40; l0:27-30; Rom. 8:1,35-39; I Cor. 1:8,9; 1 Pet. 1:5).
10. That Satan, a fallen angel, is and author of sin and the instigator of the angelic and the
subsequent human rebellion against God. He is the declared enemy of God and man and he will be
eternally punished in the Lake of Fire (Gen. 3:14,15 .Job 1:6,7; Isa. 14:12-17; Matt. 4:2-I I; 25:41;