In this little section of our webpage we examine, in detail, the things we hold true as a fellowship of believers in the God of Heaven. Our aim is to challenge you to sit for a few moments and consider your own ideas on some fundamental questions, and to provide a framework of Bible teaching to help you order your thoughts.
We already have a section in our main menu called What we believe, with short-form summaries of our beliefs, but in this section we're providing more supporting detail.
Luke, in writing his gospel, began with: Forasmuch as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among us, [Luke 1:1], and it is in that spirit that we offer the thoughts you'll find here. We don't claim to be Luke, and certainly not to have the divine inspiration by which he was able to say...
It seemed good to me also, having had perfect understanding of all things from the very first, to write unto thee in order [Luke 1:3]
...but we read the Bible regularly, and with prayerful attention, and we do not find the confused and fanciful doctrines of the churches there. So, the things listed here are careful considerations of what the Bible actually says. God willing, you will find them helpful. They are offered That thou mightest know the certainty of those things... [Luke 1:4]
The first, and most important, subject is Bible teaching about God himself - There is one God, the second is what the Bible has to say about the Lord Jesus Christ - Jesus is the son of God and the third reasons that The holy spirit is God's power. A forth essay discusses the idea that the Bible is God's Word