Articles of Faith

For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death. Romans 8:2

Articles of Faith

1. We believe in the one true and living God, consisting of the Father, Word, and the Holy Ghost. 1 John 5:7
2. We believe the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments are the Word of God and the only safe rule of faith and practice. 2 Tim 3:16
3. We believe in the doctrine of the unconditional election, and that God chose His people in Jesus Christ before the foundation of the world. Eph 1:4-5
4. We believe in the doctrine of original sin. Rom 5:12, 17, 18
5. We believe man is unable to recover himself from his fallen state of death by nature. John 6:44
6. We believe that sinners are justified in the sight of God only by the imputed righteousness of Christ. Rom 3:24
7. We believe that God’s elect are called, regenerated, and sanctified by the Holy Spirit. Rom 8:33-34
8. We believe the saints shall be preserved in grace and shall never fall finally away. 1 Pet 1:3-5
9. We believe that baptism and the Lord’s Supper are ordinances of Jesus Christ and that the true believers are the only subjects of baptism and that immersion is the scriptural mode. Acts 8:35-37

1 Cor 11:25-27

10. We believe that as Jesus Christ washed His disciple’s feet, we ought to wash one another feet. John 13:14
11. We believe in the resurrection of the dead when Christ shall come to gather His jewels; that the felicity of the righteous and the punishment of the wicked will be eternal. Matt 25:34-46

1 Cor 15:49-54

12. We believe that no minister has any right to administer the ordinances of the church except those who have been regularly or scripturally baptized, called of God and come under the imposition of the hands of the presbytery. Jer 1:5
13. We believe that none but regularly baptized members have a right to commune at the Lord’s table. Luke 22:11

John 13:5