Offices Opening Late

There will be a total eclipse on Monday, August 21; due to the expected delays around this event, the North church office will open at 12:00 noon. The West office will be closed.

 

Core Values

Mission: Turning people into fully committed followers of Jesus Christ

VISION: Building strong families based on biblical principles to transform communities.


 

What we believe and Teach:

  • God is the sole Creator of both man and all the universe. 
    Genesis 1:1
  • The Bible is the inspired Word of God and is the final source of authority for belief and lifestyle.
    2 Timothy 3:16
  • There is one God who manifests Himself in three persons: The Father, The Son, and The Holy Spirit (this is called the Trinity).   Matthew 3:16-17; 28:19
  • Jesus Christ was born of a virgin and is both fully God and fully man.
    Matthew 1:23
  • Jesus, The Son of God, did not just come into existence at the virgin birth but He existed from all eternity.  John 1:14
  • All have sinned and come short of the glory of God and are in need of being saved which only God can do through His drawing power.  Romans 3:23
  • Christ's death on the cross paid the penalty for our sin, so that whoever believes in Christ will receive forgiveness and the gift of eternal life.  John 3:16
  • The Holy Spirit is a divine Person and is the gift of God, who comes into the believer's life at the moment of salvation and is a seal and witness of salvation.  Acts 2:38; Ephesians 4:30
  • Once salvation is obtained it cannot be lost.
    John 10:27-29; Ephesians 1:13-14; 4:30
  • The Church consists of all those who have received Jesus Christ as their personal Savior.
    Matthew 16:18; Colossians 1:18
  • Only in Christ and His death does God view us as righteous before Him; and God is working in each believer to produce Christ likeness.  Galatians 2:16
  • It is the will of God that all believers are filled with the Holy Spirit.
    Ephesians 5:18
  • Healing is available through the power of Jesus Christ and is available to all believers.
    James 5:13-16
  • Satan exists and is the declared adversary of God and all who belong to God.
    1 Peter 5:8
  • There is eternal punishment for all who refuse to receive the Lord, Jesus Christ as their personal Savior during this life.   Revelation 20:11-15
  • The literal resurrection of the body, both of believers and nonbelievers.
    1 Corinthians 15:13-19
  • The personal, visible imminent return of Jesus Christ who will take the church to heaven and judge all people.  Acts 10:42; 2 Timothy 4:1

 



Core Values:

  1. Spirit-led teaching causes transformation in the lives of individuals.
    Romans 12:7; 2 Timothy 3:16-17; James 1:23-25
  2. Life change and encouragement happens best in small groups.
    Acts 2:46
  3. The family is the fundamental building block of society. As the family goes, so goes society.
    Ephesians 5:22-33; 6:1-4
  4. Marriage is the permanent union of one man and one woman.
    Genesis 2:21-24; Matthew 19:1-9
  5. Lost people matter to God and must matter to us also.
    Matthew 28:19-20; Acts 1:8
  6. Being a fully devoted follower of Christ is the norm for every believer.
    Romans 12:1; Ephesians 4:1-3, 17-24
  7. The Word of God is the final source of authority for our belief and conduct.
    2 Timothy 3:16; Hebrews 4:12
  8. Excellence honors God and anything less in our service to God is unacceptable.
    Psalm 8
  9. People should serve in the church according to their spiritual gifts.
    1 Corinthians 12; Romans 12:4-8
  10. Character is more important than talent and abilities.
    1 Timothy 3:1-7e
"For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord." Romans 8:38-39