Short Answer: We believe the Bible. We believe in Jesus. Looking for a more complete answer? Keep reading.
- In the inerrant and infallible Word of God as the final authority for all of faith, life and practice
- In one God, eternally existing in three Persons, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
- In Jesus Christ, truly God and truly man, born of the Virgin Mary
- In salvation from sin and its power only by faith in Jesus Christ’s substitutionary death alone
- In the bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ on the third day
- In the work and witness of the church in today’s world
- In God’s love extended through covenant relationship
- The above is a summary of Biblical Truth taught in the Westminster Confession of Faith
While the Bible is our first and primary standard, authentic Christianity has historically used creeds, confessions, and catechisms to organize, explain and apply what the Bible teaches. Some examples of creeds that we follow are the Apostles’ Creed and the Nicene Creed. The Westminster Confession of Faith and the Westminster Larger and Shorter Catechisms serve as our confessional standards.