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Doctrinal Statements

What we believe:

  • 1. In the verbal inspiration of the original scriptures.
  • 2. In the absolute trinity of the eternal Godhead.
  • 3. In the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • 4. In the personality and deity of the Holy Spirit.
  • 5. In the reality and personality of the devil.
  • 6. In the natural depravity of all humanity.
  • 7. In the substitutionary atonement.
  • 8. In the propitiation for sin only by the blood of Christ.
  • 9. In the full salvation by grace through faith and not of works.
  • 10. In the divine healing through the atonement.
  • 11. In the anointing with oil and prayer for the sick.
  • 12. In the personal Baptism of the Holy Spirit as Received by the Apostles.
  • 13. In the necessity of the new birth.
  • 14. In water Baptism by immersion at age of accountability.
  • 15. In the one and only true Church composed of blood washed believers.
  • 16. In the evangelisation of the heathens and the nations of the world.
  • 17. In a middle–of–the–road policy in pubic worship, between extreme fanaticism and ultra-ritualism.
  • 18. In obedience to civil government.
  • 19. In divorce only on New Testament scriptural ground.
  • 20. In Church government, loyalty and obedience to those in authority over us in the Lord
  • 21. In tithing as God`s financial plan.
  • 22. In restitution for past wrongs whenever possible.
  • 23. In the open table of the Lord’s Supper.
  • 24. In the free moral will power of man, who can apostatise, backslide, and be lost.
  • 25. In the maintenance of good works and holy living.
  • 26. In the victorious life over sin, self, and bad habits by Bible study and an incessant prayer life.
  • 27. In Christian perfection and holiness, through absolute surrender and consecration.
  • 28. In Christian modesty; in the matter of dress, wearing of apparel and jewellery.
  • 29. In the keeping of the Lord’s Day as a matter of privilege rather than law.
  • 30. As regards recreation, liberty of conscience and a godly example to the world.
  • 31. In the immortality and conscious existence of the soul.
  • 32. In the resurrection of our literal bodies, the just and the unjust.
  • 33. In a literal heaven and life everlasting for all believers.
  • 34. In a final day of judgement for the incorrigibly wicked.
  • 35. In the personal, literal, bodily pre-millennial coming of Jesus Christ.
  • 36. In the everlasting punishment of the impenitent.
  • 37. In a future, literal 1,000 years reign of Christ on earth with all His saints.
  • 38. In the judgement seat of Christ where the saints will be finally rewarded for their deeds of a commission and omission.
  • 39. In Christian tolerance to all denomination of the Christian faith.
  • 40. In essentials – unity, in non-essential – liberty, in all things –charity.