What We Believe
When connecting to a church it is vital you know what that church believes and teaches. Our statement of faith is thoroughly Biblically based. As you will see below we are committed to the Word of God.
If after reading What We Believe you have any questions, please call the church office, 713.777.1651 and speak to one of our 12 full time pastors. They would be happy to address your questions.
What We Believe
We Believe the Bible is the inspired and only infallible and authoritative written Word of God (2 Timothy 3:16 )
We Believe there is one God, eternally existent in three persons: God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit (Deuteronomy 6:4; Matthew 28:19)
We Believe in the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious and atoning death, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father, in His personal future return to this earth in power and glory to rule a thousand years (John 1:1).
We Believe in the blessed hope the rapture of the Church at Christ's coming (Titus 2:13 ).
We Believe the only means of being cleansed from sin is through repentance and faith in the precious blood of Christ (John 14:6).
We Believe regeneration by the Holy Spirit is absolutely essential for personal salvation (Titus 3:5).
We Believe in water baptism by immersion (Matthew 28:19).
We Believe the redemptive work of Christ on the cross provides healing of the human body in answer to believing prayer (1 Peter 2:24 ).
We Believe the baptism in the Holy Spirit, according to Acts 2:4, is given to believers who ask for it.
We Believe in the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a holy life (Galatians 5:16-25).
We Believe in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost, the one to everlasting life and the other to everlasting damnation (Revelation 20:11 -15).