Here's what we believe:

About God

God the Creator and Ruler of the universe. He eternally exists in three personalities: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. These three are co-equal and are one God, not three different Gods. (Gen. 1:1,26,27; 3:22; Ps. 90:2; Matthew 28:19; I Peter 1:2; 2 Cor. 13:14)

About Jesus Christ

Jesus Christ is God who came in the flesh. He is co-equal with the Father. Jesus came to Earth as a baby and lived a sinless life and then willingly offered himself as the perfect sacrifice for the sins of all the people by dying on a cross. He arose from the dead after 3 days to demonstrate His power over sin and death. He ascended to Heaven’s glory and will return again someday. (Matthew 1:22,23; Isaiah 9:6; John 1:1-5; 14:10-30; Hebrews 4:14-15; I Cor. 15:3-4; Romans 1:3-4; Acts 1:9-11; I Tim 6:14-15; Titus 2:13)

 

About the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit is co-equal with the Father and Jesus Christ. He is present in the world to make men aware of their need for Jesus Christ. He also lives in every Christian from the moment of salvation. He provides the Christian with power for living, understanding of spiritual truth, and guidance in doing what is right. As Christians we seek to live under His control daily. The Holy Spirit is a person who lives in the spirit of a believer rather than an impersonal “it” or apparition.  (2 Cor 3:17; John 16:7-13; 14:16-17; Acts 1:8; I Cor 2:12; 3:16; Eph 1:13; Gal 5:25; Eph 5:18)

 

About the Bible

The Bible is God’s Word to us. Human authors such as Moses, Paul, King David to name a few, who were under the supernatural guidance of the Holy Spirit, wrote it down. It is the supreme source of truth for Christian beliefs and living. Because it is inspired by God, it is the truth without any mixture of error. We believe that the original manuscripts are the only “inspired” Word of God. (II Tim 3:16; 1:13; II Peter 1:20-21; Ps 119:105-106; Prov 30:5)

 

About Human Beings

People are made in the spiritual image of God, to be like him in character. People are the supreme object of God’s creation. Although every person has tremendous potential for good, all of us are marred by an attitude of disobedience toward God called “sin”. This attitude separates people from God and causes many problems in life. (Gen 1:27; Ps 8:3-6; Is: 53:6a; Rom 3:23; Is 59: 1-2)

 

About “Getting Saved”

Salvation is God’s free gift to us but we must accept it. We can never make up for our sin by self improvement or good works. Only by continually trusting in Jesus Christ as God’s offer for forgiveness can anyone be saved from sin’s penalty. When we turn from our self-ruled life and turn to Jesus Christ in faith, we are saved. Eternal life begins the moment one receives Jesus Christ into his life by faith. (Rom 5:21; 6:23; Eph 2:8-9; John 14:6; 1:12; Titus 3:5; Gal 3:26)

For those who like to read/study, here’s a little more info:

Here’s a little history on Free Will Bapists Churches in general.

Here’s a few details on what we believe and, if you’re interested, here’s a copy of our Treatise and Church Covenant.

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