The Bible is the inspired Word of God.
II Timothy 3:16, I Thessalonians 2:13, II Peter 1:21
Man - His Fall and Redemption
All have sinned and come short of the glory of God. Jesus Christ was manifested to redeem and restore man back to God. Romans 3:9-10,23, I John 3:8, Galatians 3:13-14
Baptism in water by immersion. Matthew 28:19, Romans 6:4, Colossians 2:12, Acts 8:36-39
Baptism in the Holy Spirit
A gift subsequent to the new birth with the initial evidence of speaking in other tongues as the Holy Spirit Himself gives the utterance. Matthew 3:11, John 14:16-17, Acts 1:8; 2:4; 2:38-39; 19:1-7
Provided for in the atonement and the privilege of every believer. Mark 16:18, James 5:14-20, I Peter 2:24, Matthew 8:17, Isaiah 53:4-5
Hell and Eternal Retribution
The one who physically dies in his sins without Jesus is hopelessly and eternally lost in the lake of fire and therefore has no further opportunity of hearing the Gospel or of repentance. Hebrews 9:27, Revelation 19:20, Hebrews 6:12
Laying on of Hands
For anointing/ordination, I Timothy 4:14; As a blessing, Mark 10:13-16; For healing, Mark 5:22-23, 41
Salvation is a free gift
Our God is One, but manifested in three persons - the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Philippians 2:6, Matthew 3:16-17
Eternal Life and New Birth
John 3:3, Jesus answered and said unto him, ``Verily, verily, I say unto thee, except a man be born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God.`` II Corinthians 7:10, I John 5:12, Romans 10:9
We believe in the doctrine of sanctification as a definite, yet progressive work of grace, commencing at the time of new birth. Hebrews 12:14, I Thessalonians 5:23, II Peter 3:18, I Corinthians 1:30, II Corinthians 3:18, Philippians 3:12-14
Resurrection of the Just and the Return of our Lord
When Jesus comes, the dead in Christ shall rise first; then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air. Acts 1:11, I Thessalonians 4:16-17
Communion (The Lord's Supper)
We partake of the Lord's Supper to show the Lord's death till he comes. I Corinthians 11:23-31, Isaiah 53:5, I Corinthians 11:24-30, Hebrews 9
WHO WE ARE
We are a church overflowing with love and faith...
Agape Faith Church held its first service on Sunday, March 7, 1982...
We have 7 pastoral staff, among many other employees...