We Believe

The Trinity

Matthew 3:16-17

God exists in three persons; Father, Son and Holy Spirit and these three are one God.

Baptism in the Holy Spirit

Ephesians 1:13

The personal indwelling and baptising of the Holy Spirit are real experiences intended for every Christian.

The Lordship of Jesus Christ

Colossians 1:15-19

Jesus Christ has all authority in heaven and on earth both in this age and the age to come.

Water Baptism

Romans 6:3-5

In accordance with the command and example of Christ, believer’s baptism is a natural part of being a Christian.

The Bible

2 Timothy 3:16

The whole Bible is the inspired word of God and is the sole authority for matters of faith, doctrine and life.

The Church

Ephesians 1:22-23

The local church is a community of people that worship God in Spirit and truth and obey his commands as an expression of their love.

The Power and presence of the Holy Spirit

2 Corinthians 1:22

The Holy Spirit is God’s active presence, manifest in the world, especially in the Church.

Heaven and Hell

Matthew 25:46

The choice people make in this life will affect their eternal destiny, either eternal life with Christ or eternal separation from Him.

Communion

1 Corinthians 11:23-26

The sharing of bread and wine by the Church community as part of the Lord’s Supper is in remembrance of the death of Jesus.

Grace

Titus 2:11-12

God’s love for every person is unconditional, unchanging and complete.

Sanctification

2 Corinthians 3:18

Through the renewing of our hearts and minds by the Holy Spirit, God is changing us into the likeness of Christ Jesus.

The Gospel

Romans 3:22-26

All have sinned but on the cross Jesus bore our sin, was judged by God and died in our place. By faith in Jesus Christ we can receive forgiveness and enter into eternal relationship with God.

The Second Coming

1 Thessalonians 4:16-17

Jesus Christ will return in power and glory to be with his Church and to judge the world.