Posts by Rev. Tom Shelton

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What We Believe (1 of 6)

by scooter714

WHAT WE BELIEVE SERIES What We Believe (1 of 6): From time to time folks ask for a quick quote concerning things we believe and hold dear. With that in mind, I trust that these short articles of faith will help. The first statement of faith will deal with our belief about the Scriptures. The […]

What We Believe (2 of 6)

by scooter714

What We Believe (2 of 6): This continues the series concerning what we believe in certain doctrinal areas. This section deals with our belief about the Godhead. The Godhead: We believe that God is infinite, self-existent Spirit, unchangeable in His nature, omnipotent, omniscient (Exodus 3:14; John 4:24; Hebrews 1:8-10), omnipresent, holy, righteous, good, love and […]

What We Believe (3 of 6)

by scooter714

What We Believe (3 of 6): This continues a series of belief statements that you might find handy on certain doctrinal areas. The Person and Work of Jesus Christ: We believe that the second person of the Triune Godhead is the Son, whose name is the Lord Jesus Christ (John 1:1; 14:9; Hebrews 1:3-4). In […]

What We Believe (4 of 6)

by scooter714

What We Believe (4 of 6): This is the fourth doctrinal statement of this series and deals with the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit: We believe that the Holy Spirit is the third person of the Godhead, co-eternal and co-equal with the Father and the Son (John 14:6; Acts 5:3-4; Matthew 28:19; 2 Corinthians 13:14). […]

What We Believe (5 of 6)

by scooter714

What We Believe (5 of 6): This continues a doctrinal series about what we believe as it pertains to certain key Biblical issues. Salvation: We believe that salvation is by the grace of God, which is neither merited nor secured, in part or in whole, by any virtue or work of man (Ephesians 2:8-9; Romans […]

What We Believe (6 of 6)

by scooter714

What We Believe (6 of 6): This concludes a series of doctrinal statements pertaining to our position on certain important Biblical issues. The Baptism of The Holy Spirit and Spiritual Gifts: We believe that the moment the believer rests his faith in Christ alone for salvation he is baptized with the Holy Spirit and becomes […]