Affirmation of Faith

AFFIRMATION OF FAITH

Servants of God Church believe that there is one God, infinitely perfect and eternally existent in the persons of Father, Son and Holy Spirit. (John4:24; Ps.83: 18;Heb.3:4;Rom.1:20)

Servants of God Church believe in the eternal deity of our Lord Jesus Christ, His appearance on earth through virgin birth, His sinless life, His miracles, His death to take away the sins of the world and restore right relationship with God, His bodily resurrection, His ascension to the right hand of the Father, and His personal return to earth in power and glory.
(Phil.2:6,7;Heb.2:9,14;Matt.18:11;Isa.42:21;Ps.34;Eph.2:8)

Servants of God Church believe in the present ministry of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a godly life. We believe in the fullness of the Holy Spirit as the empowerment of the Christian for witness and service. We believe that all the gifts of the Holy Spirit are operative and necessary for the church today. Act:1-8 (John3:3;ICor.2:14;Rev.14:3;Rom.2:20;James1:16-18;2Cor.5:17)

Servants of God Church believe the Bible is the Holy Spirit-inspired, authoritative Word of God and that it is eternally reliable. 2 Timothy 3-16

Servants of God Church believe that salvation is by grace, through faith in our Lord Jesus Christ. We believe that repentance toward God, faith in Jesus Christ and regeneration by the Holy Spirit are necessary for salvation. Ephesians 2:8-9

Servants of God Church believe in the resurrection of both the saved and the lost; those who are saved to eternal life and those who are lost to eternal damnation.

Servants of God Church believe in one universal Church that is the Body of Christ. We believe that Christ is its head. We believe that all who are born again are its members.. We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ.

Servants of God Church believe the church’s purpose is offering worship to God, fellowship, ministry and instruction to itself, and evangelism and service to the world.

Servants of God Church believe that the Great Commission is for us today and that we are to be a church open to all people groups. We will also actively pursue discipleship ministry to help believers grow in their knowledge and devotion to Christ.

Servants of God Church believe in baptizing believers by immersion in obedience to our Lord Jesus Christ.

Servants of God Church believe in the importance of the Lord’s Supper and emphasize that all are believers should partaker regularly with others remembering the death, burial and resurrection of our Lord, celebrating the new covenant with God and with one another, anticipating His glorious return.

Servants of God Church believe in the ministry and presence of angels, the reality of the devil and demonic beings and the legitimacy and necessity for spiritual warfare over the nations, cities, families and individuals.

Servants of God Church believe in the sanctity of life, celibacy for singles, sexual purity for all and the sacredness of marriage.

Servants of God Church believes marriage or union is between a man and a woman. Servants of God exercise the right not to marry homosexual, gays, lesbians etc.

Servants of God Church prohibits people who actively practicing a lifestyle of gays, lesbians, homosexual etc. from engaging in any and all ministries as well as all leadership positions in the Church.

Servants of God Church believe that Jesus Christ has called both men and women to the ministry of God’s word and power (Galatians 3:26-29). Though men and women have differing roles, women are to be encouraged and released in the ministry of the church, including public ministry as God leads.

Servants of God Church believe in God’s continued calling on Israel, and we accept a calling to stand with, comfort and encourage the Jewish people throughout the world. (Romans 1:16; Romans 11: 11-26)

Servants of God Church believe that when Jesus ascended He gave the gifts of apostles, prophets, evangelists, pastors and teachers to the purpose of equipping the church and bringing the body of Christ into maturity(Ephesians 4: 1-11) and that these ministry gifts continue today.

Servants of God Church believe that God has entrusted to His church both the message and ministry of reconciliation (2Corinthians 5) and that we must be proactive in tearing down dividing walls based on racial, socioeconomic denominational background.

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