These statements and articles have been written by the pastors of our congregation to give clarity on various issues relating to Scripture, culture, and church life that are not clearly expressed in our statement of faith.

In addition to our statement of faith and our theological distinctives, these statements and articles serve to bring further clarification to our church’s stance regarding various biblical, theological, and cultural issues. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, but simply addresses specific issues pertinent to our local ministry context and our history as a former Pentecostal church.

Articles

Church and Ministry
» ‘Baptist’ Is Not a Swear Word
» The Local Church in Association
» Why We are a Complementarian Church
» The Roles of Elders, Deacons, and Members
» Culture of Honor: A Book Review. A response to the “five-fold” model of church government
» What actually constitutes a ‘Spirit-less’ church

Worship Service
» Praying Written Prayers
» Keeping Children in the Worship Service
» Why We Sing the Songs We Sing

Christian Life
» A Portrait of a ‘Spirit-Filled’ Church
» A biblical response to Lifestyle Evangelism
» A biblical response to Power Evangelism
» Ordinary Christianity in a Radical, “Next Big Thing” Age

Theology
» The Cross, Our Value, and the Danger of Heresy.
» Word vs. Spirit