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Beliefs in more detail

The Bible is the only true message from God and was entirely given by him.

2 Timothy 3:16; 2 Peter 1:21

 

There is only one God, the Father, who made the world and has a great purpose for it.

Genesis 1:1; Isaiah 45:18; Deuteronomy 6:4; Numbers 14:21

 

The Holy Spirit is God's own power by which He works out His own holy will.

Luke 1:35; 2 Peter 1:21

 

Jesus is the Son of God.  He is also Son of man through being born of Mary.

Luke 2:7; John 20:30-31; Hebrews 1:1-2

 

Jesus overcame all temptation and died to save his followers from sin and death.

Hebrews 4:14-15; Romans 6:23; 1 Corinthians 15:3,22; Romans 5:17; Revelation 1:5

 

Jesus was raised from the dead by God. He later ascended to heaven but will return.

Acts 2:32; Acts 1:11; 1 Corinthians 15:4

 

When he returns he will raise and judge the responsible dead and give immortality to the faithful.

Daniel 12:2; Acts 17:31; 1 Corinthians 15:51-52; John 5:26-29

 

He will be King over the restored Kingdom of God in Israel and over the whole world.

Luke 1:32; Isaiah 9:6-7; Isaiah 2:2-3

 

His immortalised followers will help him to bring everlasting righteousness and peace worldwide.

Revelation 20:4

 

The devil is not a supernatural being but is another name for sin, destroyed only in Christ.

Hebrews 2:14

 

Salvation involves covering from sin through Christ, and freedom from sin and death at his coming.

Acts 4:12; Romans 6:23

 

When man dies he ceases to exist. The only hope of life is by resurrection at Christ's return.

Ecclesiastes 9:5-6; Psalm 146:4

 

Belief in God's Promises about the Kingdom of God and the work of Jesus Christ is essential.

Galatians 3:22,24,29

 

Repentance and baptism into Christ by immersion in water and daily following of Christ are all necessary for ultimate salvation.

Acts 2:38

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