Our Beliefs

We are a Foursquare church.

The Foursquare Church believes that Jesus Christ is the Savior, Baptizer with the Holy Spirit, Healer, and Soon-Coming King.
We stand firm on the foundation set by Hebrews 13:8, which proclaims: "Jesus Christ the Same, Yesterday and Today and Forever."

We believe that the Bible is God’s Word, and not only contains truth but is truth.
(II Timothy 3:16, 17)
We believe that God is a three-person being: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
(II Corinthians 13:14)
We believe that humans were created in the image of God, but fell from perfection and relationship with God by voluntary disobedience.
(Romans 5:12)
We believe that while we were still sinners Christ died in our place; paying for all of our sins ‚ past, present and future.
(John 3:16; Romans 5:8)
We believe that salvation comes only through Jesus by God’s grace and our faith ‚ not by our good works.
(Ephesians 2:8)
We believe that by sincerely turning away from sin and whole-heartily accepting Jesus as Lord, one is made right before God.
(II Peter 3:9; Romans 10:9, 10)
We believe that each one who receives Jesus becomes a new person inside.
(II Corinthians 5:17; Galatians 2:20)
We believe that all new believers should be baptized in water to publicly announce their new faith in Jesus Christ.
(Matthew 28:19)
We believe that God expects and Christians should desire to live in obedience to God’s Word.
(James 1:22)
We believe that Christians should partake of bread and grape juice as symbols, to remember what Christ accomplished for them on the cross.
(Luke 22:19, 20)
We believe the Holy Spirit is the Person and the Power by which assistance and ability are given for serving and for sharing the life of God with others.
(Acts 1:8; 2:4)
We believe that it is the will of God for believers to be led and empowered daily by the Holy Spirit.
(Ephesians 4:30-32)

We believe that a Christian should show spiritual fruit, such as love, as evidence of a Spirit-filled life.(Galatians 5:22)
We believe that the Holy Spirit has supernatural abilities to distribute to Christians.
(I Corinthians 12:1-11)
We believe that a believer’s daily walk and experience should never lead into extremes of fanaticism.
(Philippians 4:5)
We believe that divine healing is the power of Jesus Christ to heal in answer to the prayer of faith.
(James 5:14-16)
We believe that the second coming of Christ is personal and imminent.
(I Thessalonians 4:16, 17)
We believe that it is a believer’s duty to identify and regularly assemble with other believers in a local church.
(Acts 16:5; Hebrews 10:25)
We believe that authorities should be obeyed at all times except when things oppose the will of God.
(Romans 13:1-5)
We believe that all shall stand some day before God to be judged; and there receive eternal life or eternal death.
(II Corinthians 5:10)
We believe that heaven is the beautiful and eternal home of born-again believers.
(John 14:1-3; Revelation 7:15-17)
We believe that hell is a literal place of eternal torment for all who reject Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior.
(Revelation 20:10, 15)
We believe that winning people to Jesus is the most important responsibility of every believer.
(James 5:20)
We believe that the method designed by God for the support and spread of His cause is the giving of tithes and free-will offerings.
(Malachi 3:10; II Corinthians 9:7)