Articles of Faith

1. We believe in one true and living God the Father, the Word and the Holy Ghost, and that these three are one. John 1:2; 1 John 5:7.
2. We believe the scriptures both of the old and new Testament are the words of God, and the only infallible rule of faith and practice, and that we prefer the Translation made during the reign of King James. 2 Tim. 3:16-17; 2 Peter 1:20-21.
3. We believe in the doctrine of election and that God chose his people in Christ before the foundation of the world.  Romans 8:29-30; Eph 1:4-5.
4. We believe the whole human family were created in Adam. Their seminal head. That all alike fell in him by his transgressions of the law, and all partake of his sinful nature, and are born into the world sinners by nature. Acts 17:26; Romans 5:12,18-19.
5. We believe in man's incapability to recover himself from the fallen state he is in by nature. John 5:21; John 6:44.
6. We believe sinners are justified in the sight of God only by the righteousness of Christ imputed to them. Romans 4:6-11; James 2:23.
7. We believe that the elect according to the foreknowledge of the Father shall be called, sanctified and regenerated by His Holy Spirit. 2 Timothy 1:9; Rev 17:14.
8. We believe that the saints shall be preserved by grace and never fall finally away. Romans 8:37-39; 1 Peter 1:5.
9. We believe that Baptism and the Lord's supper are ordinances of the Lord Jesus Christ and that true believers only are subjects of Baptism and that immersion is the Apostolic mode. Matt. 3:16; Matt. 26:26,28; Acts 8:12,37,39; Rom. 6:4; 1 Tim. 5:10; Matt. 28:20.
10. We believe that washing the saints' feet is a duty enjoined upon us by the great head of the Church, and should be practiced by his people here below. John 13:1; 1 Timothy 5:10.
11. We believe in the resurrection of the dead both of the just and the unjust, and the general judgment, and that the mortal bodies of the saints shall be made spiritual and fashioned like Christ's glorious body, and reign with him forever and that the judgment of the wicked shall be forever. Matthew 25:41-42; 1 Cor. 15:20-28, 42-44.
12. We believe that no minister has a right to administer the ordinances of the gospel but one who is regularly baptized, called, and come under the imposition of the hands of a presbytery. Acts 9:15; Heb. 5:4.
13. We believe that none but baptized believers have a right to commune at the Lord's table. Matt. 26:20,29; Acts 20:7.