Who We Are

The Bible as God's Word remains the central focus of our faith, whether we are struggling with an illness, overcoming a difficult situation in our lives or celebrating joys. Our faith in God and Jesus Christ is the cornerstone of Spirit of Faith where we are "Living in the joy of the Lord."

1. God is the Almighty Creator and Sustainer of the universe-Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

Genesis 1:1; John 1:1-18; Matthew 28:18-19; 1 Corinthians 8:6


2. Jesus is the son of God who became flesh, died for our sins, and rose again to sit at the right hand of God.  

John 3:16; Matthew 1:18-23; Luke 24:46-48; Romans 1:3-4; Philippians 2:5-11

 

3. We are saved by accepting through faith the loving sacrifice of Christ. Grace through faith.

John 3:16, Mark 16:16, Acts 15:11, Ephesians 2:8-9

 

4. We believe in the resurrection of the body and everlasting life with the Father.

John 11:25; Romans 6:5; John 6:40; Philippians 3:21; 1 Corinthians 15:42-44

 

5. We believe in a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.

John 14:6; 2 Timothy 1:10; Titus 2:13-14; Titus 3:4-7; Romans 10: 9; Romans 8:38-39; 1 Corinthians 1:9

 

6. The Holy Bible is the inspired Word of God without error in the original texts and the guide for our faith journey.

Exodus 24:4; Deuteronomy 17:19; Matthew 5:17-18; Luke 21:33; 2 Timothy 3:15-17

 

7. Christ established His church to help share the Gospel message of salvation.

Luke 24:47; Acts 1:8, Acts 10:42-45; Luke 10:16; John 10:9; 14-16, Acts 16:31; Acts 13:47; Matthew 28:19-20

 

8. Through prayer and study of the Bible, we seek God's purpose for our lives.

Ephesians 1:17-18; 2 Thessalonians 1:11-12; 2 Timothy 2:15

 

9. God answers prayer according to His will.

Matthew 6:10; Matthew 21:22, Romans 12:12, 1 John 5:14-15

 

10. God calls every person to ministry and to serve others joyfully.

I Peter 4:9-10, Mark 10:43-44, John 13:34, Romans 15:7, 2 Corinthians 5:20, 1 Corinthians 12:7, 1 Corinthians 10:24, Nehemiah 8:10

 

11. Water baptism and the Lord's Supper are spiritual symbols of our acceptance of Jesus Christ as our Savior.

Acts 1:5; 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; 1 Corinthians 12:12-13; Matthew 28:19-20

 

12. Christ will come again to the judge the living and the dead, and to establish His kingdom.

1 Thessalonians 4:13-18; Isaiah 65:17; Isaiah 66:22; Romans 8:18-21; Revelation 20:11-15