What We Believe*
Matthew 3:16-17, 28:19-20; 2 Corinthians 13:14
We believe in one God, the Creator of all things, who reveals Himself as Father, Son, and Spirit.
Matthew 1:20-25, 16:15-16; John 1:1-19
We believe in Jesus Christ, who is fully God and fully man at the same time, who became like us to bring about our salvation.
The Holy Spirit
John 14:15-18, 16:7-15; Romans 8:1-17
We believe in the Holy Spirit, who is active in the world, bringing us to salvation.
2 Timothy 3:15-17; 2 Peter 1:20-21
We believe that the Bible is the Word of God, giving us all we need to know about how to be saved.
Genesis 3; Romans 3:23, 5:12-14, 6:15-21
We believe that we are all sinners by both nature and act and need God’s forgiveness and cleansing.
New Life in Christ
Isaiah 53:5-6; John 3:14-17
Genesis 2:16-17; John 1;12; Galatians 6:7-8
Isaiah 55:6-7; Acts 17:30-31
Acts 13:39; Titus 3:4-7; Galatians 4:4-7
Matthew 3:11, 22:37-40; 1 John 4:17-18
1 Corinthians 12:12-31; Ephesians 5:25-27
We believe that the Church is the active Body of Christ in the world today. It is called together by the Holy Spirit, through the Word, for the purpose of fulfilling God’s plan for the world until Christ returns.
Matthew 26:16-20; Acts 2:37-4
We believe in baptism and urge people to be baptized as Christians.
Matthew 26:26-29; 1 Corinthians 11:23-32
We believe in the Lord’s supper.
2 Corinthians 12:7-10; James 5:13-16
We believe God can heal. We pray for healing. We also believe that God can work through medical science.
John 14:1-3; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18
We believe that Jesus is coming again.
Matthew 25:31-46; Revelation 20:11-15
We believe that everyone will face the judgment of God with its rewards and punishments.
*We are part of the larger denomination of the Church of the Nazarene. Click here for the more detailed beliefs on the official site of the International Church of the Nazarene.
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