- Man was created holy by God but lost this holiness through
- Man is still disobedient as evidence by his inability to keep the Ten
- God loves man in spite of man's disobedience.
God loves man so much that He laid the guilt and punishment of all the
sins of the people on His Son, Jesus.
- Jesus Christ, true God and Man, lived a holy and perfect life on earth,
suffered and died on the cross in our place for our sins, and rose again
to prove His victory over sin and death for the justification of all
- Full and free forgiveness is offered to all men. Those who trust in
Jesus as their Savior and receive His forgiveness face life with a new
joy and a greater confidence. They become new creatures in Christ.
- The Holy Spirit wants to give this faith to everyone through the power
of God's word, the Bible, which we believe to be God's inspired,
inerrant revelation of Himself to man.
- The entire Bible, the Old Testament and the New Testament, is the only
source and authority for all matters of faith and life.
- The Church of Jesus Christ is composed of all those who rely on Him for
forgiveness and eternal life.
- Christ will come again visibly at the end of time as the righteous judge
of the world, raise all from the dead, and give to believers in Christ