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Our Mission!

Our mission and purpose is Glorify God and Exalt Jesus Christ by proclaiming the Word of God, to Preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. To be totally submissive to Christ, to practice and teach the Authority of Scripture, the Authority of Christ, Biblical Stewardship and Our responsibility as believers to the Body and to Christ. While it is not our goal to offend anyone, we are aware and understand that people when confronted with their own sinfulness, they will be offended.

 

bulletWe will stress and teach the importance and authority of scripture. Scripture is the supreme authority for our lives and should be treated as such. The Author is the Creator God; scripture is His divine revelations of Himself, His desire and will for our lives.

 

      2 Timothy 3:16-17 (NKJV)  16All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is     profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, 17 that   the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.

    2 Timothy 4:2-5 (NKJV)  2 Preach the word! Be ready in season and out of season. Convince,  rebuke, exhort, with all longsuffering and teaching. 3 For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine, but according to their own desires, because they have itching ears, they will heap up for themselves teachers; 4 and they will turn their ears away from the truth, and be turned aside to fables. 5 But you be watchful in all things, endure afflictions, do the work of an evangelist, fulfill your ministry.

    2 Corinthians 4:1-6  (NKJV) Therefore, since we have this ministry, as we have received mercy, we do not lose heart. 2 But we have renounced the hidden things of shame, not walking in craftiness nor handling the word of God deceitfully, but by manifestation of the truth  commending ourselves to every man’s conscience in the sight of God. 3 But even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing, 4 whose minds the god of this age  has blinded, who do not believe, lest the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God, should shine on them. 5For we do not preach ourselves, but Christ Jesus the Lord, and ourselves your bondservants for Jesus’ sake. 6 For it is the God who commanded light to shine out of darkness, who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.

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 We will teach Christ, the Only Begotten Son of the Most High God, the God revealed in Holy Scripture. We will teach His Virgin Birth, Life, Ministry, and His Death on a Cross-, His Resurrection on the Third Day and His Ascension to the Right Hand of The Father in Heaven.

    John 3:16 (NKJV) 16 For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.

    Luke 1:26-35 (NKJV) 26 Now in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent by God to a city of Galilee named Nazareth, 27 to a virgin betrothed to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. 28 And having come in, the angel said to her, “Rejoice, highly favored one, the Lord is with you; blessed are you among women!” 29 But when she saw him, she was troubled at his saying, and considered what manner of greeting this was. 30 Then the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. 31 And behold, you will conceive in your womb and bring forth a Son, and shall call His name Jesus. 32 He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Highest; and the Lord God will give Him the throne of His father David. 33 And He will reign over the house of Jacob forever, and of His kingdom there will be no end.” 34 Then Mary said to the angel, “How can this be, since I do not know a man?” 35 And the angel answered and said to her, “The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Highest will overshadow you; therefore, also, that Holy One who is to be born will be called the Son of God.

    John 1:1-5 (NKJV) 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 All things were made through Him, and without Him nothing was made that was made. 4 In Him was life, and the life was the light of men. 5 And the light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not comprehend it.

    Revelation 22:13, 16 (NKJV)   13 I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End, the First and the Last.”16 I, Jesus, have sent My angel to testify to you these things in the churches. I am the Root and the Offspring of David, the Bright and Morning Star.

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 We will teach the Biblical Principles, and Encourage Personal and Spiritual Growth, Scriptural Thinking, Maturity in Christ and Love.

 

    1 Peter 2:1-3 (NKJV) Therefore, laying aside all malice, all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and all evil speaking, 2 as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby, 3 if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is gracious.

    1 Peter 2:11-20 (NKJV) 11 Beloved, I beg you as sojourners and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts which war against the soul, 12 having your conduct honorable among the Gentiles, that when they speak against you as evildoers, they may, by your good works which they observe, glorify God in the day of visitation.  13 Therefore submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord’s sake, whether to the king as supreme, 14 or to governors, as to those who are sent by him for the punishment of evildoers and for the praise of those who do good. 15 For this is the will of God, that by doing good you may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men— 16 as free, yet not using liberty as a cloak for vice, but as bondservants of God. 17 Honor all people. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king. 18 Servants, be submissive to your masters with all fear, not only to the good and gentle, but also to the harsh. 19 For this is commendable, if because of conscience toward God one endures grief, suffering wrongfully. 20 For what credit is it if, when you are beaten for your faults, you take it patiently? But when you do good and suffer, if you take it patiently, this is commendable before God.

    2 Timothy 3:16-17 (NKJV)  16All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is     profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, 17 that   the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work

    2 Timothy 2:14-16 (NKJV) 14 Remind them of these things, charging them before the Lord not to strive about words to no profit, to the ruin of the hearers. 15 Be diligent to present yourself approved to God, a worker who does not need to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. 16 But shun profane and idle babblings, for they will increase to more ungodliness.

 

 

All Scripture quotations taken from the NASB unless otherwise stated.

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