1. In the Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments as being verbally inspired by God and inerrant in their original writings, and are therefore of supreme and final authority in faith and
2. In one God, eternally existing in three Persons: Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
3. That Jesus Christ was begotten of the Holy Spirit, born of the virgin Mary, and is true God and true man.
4. That the Holy Spirit is a Person, and possesses all the distinctively divine attributes, and that He is God.
5. That man was created in the image of God; that he sinned and thereby incurred, not only physical death, but also spiritual death, which is separation from God; that all human beings are born with a sinful nature, and are sinners in thought, word, and deed; and upon reaching moral responsibility become accountable before God.
6. That the Lord Jesus Christ died for our sins, according to the Scriptures, as a representative and substitutionary sacrifice; and that all who believe in Him are justified on the grounds of His shed blood.
7. In our Lord's resurrection in the same body in which He was crucified; in His ascension into Heaven, in His present life there for us, as High Priest and Advocate, and in the imminence of His literal, premillennial return.
8. That salvation of sinners is wholly of grace through faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, in virtue of His redemptive work on the cross, and that neither baptism, the Lord's Supper, nor any other
rite, ceremony, or work can avail for the sinner's salvation.
9. That Satan, the author of the fall, is a personal being, a fallen angel, the god of this age, the adversary of Christ and His church, and that his destiny is eternal punishment.
10. That Jesus Christ instituted the Lord's Supper to commemorate His death until He comes. We believe that water baptism is an ordained testimony, portraying the believer's union with Christ in His death, burial, and resurrection.
11. In the bodily resurrection of the just and the unjust, the everlasting punishment of the lost, and the everlasting blessedness of the saved.