STATEMENT OF FAITH
We believe that there is only one true eternal God, who is the Creator and Redeemer of all. He was, He is, and He will be forever. We believe that God exists and has revealed Himself as God the Father, God the Son (Jesus Christ/Yeshua), and God the Holy Spirit. He is the Great I Am whose name is Jehovah. He embodies perfect holiness, justice, mercy, and love.
(Deut.6:4-5, Ex.3:14, Ps.18:30, Matt.28:19, Heb.13:8, 1 John 1:5)
We believe that mankind was made in the image of God (Yahweh) and brought into a personal relationship of faith and covenant with Him, but our willful rejection of this relationship resulted in sin and its consequences (death) entering the world.
(Gen.1:26-27, Gen.3:1-19, Rom.3:23)
We believe that our Messiah Yeshua (Jesus Christ), the only Son of Almighty God, blameless and Himself fully God, was conceived through the Spirit, born of a virgin named Mary, and came as a man to die for our sins on the cross. When we could not ourselves satisfy the requirements of God's Law (Torah), Yeshua took the curse of our sin upon Himself and was sent as the perfect and willing sacrificial Lamb of God to restore us back into covenant with our Creator.
(Isa.7:14, Isa.9:6-7, John 3:16-19, Rom.5:6-11, Rom.9:15)
We believe Yeshua rose again to life after three days, appeared to and broke bread with His disciples for forty days before ascending into Heaven, and now sits at the right hand of God, interceding for us as our High Priest.
(Mark 16:19, Rom.8:31-35, Heb. 3:1; 4:14-16; 5:20-25)
We believe in salvation by grace that cannot be earned through works but can be seen through the Fruit of the Spirit in a believer's life. It is through the redemptive sacrifice of Yeshua on the cross that we have salvation from sin and freedom from the power of the enemy. We believe we are no longer under the law of sin and death any more; by the grace of the Holy Spirit, we are born again and living under the law of the Spirit which gives life. Now as those who have been saved, we believe that the word of God’s law, known as Torah, which means “God’s teaching and instruction,” will never pass away because God’s word is eternal and unchanging, and His Torah is now etched into our hearts through the Holy Spirit which dwells within us and calls for our obedience.
(Jer.31:31-33, John 14:6, Rom.6:17-18, Rom.10:9, Gal.5:22-23, Eph.2:8-10)
We believe in physical baptism by water as a demonstration of faith and true commitment to Christ and that this is followed by a spiritual baptism with the Holy Spirit. We believe the power of the Holy Spirit dwells within believers as a Comforter and Guide, and we believe the gifts of the Spirit are still at work today.
(Matt.28:18-20, Mark 1:5-11, Acts 2:38-39, Rom.12:4-8)
We believe that, through Yeshua, we who are saved are adopted and grafted into the family of God. Therefore, we believe we have a clear responsibility to love, bless, and pray for the salvation and restoration of our Jewish brothers and sisters who are God's chosen people.
(Gen.12:3, Ps.105:8-15, Rom.11:17-21, Rom.15:27)
We believe that, as followers of Yeshua, it is our calling to follow the First and Greatest Commandment: “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.” We believe we are also called to “love our neighbors as ourselves” by supporting and positively influencing the communities we live in and the greater body of Christ through prayer, teaching, and acts of service.
(Matt. 22:37-40, Matt.25: 34-45, Acts 2:42-47, Heb.12:14)
We believe that all Biblical Scripture is God-breathed and God-inspired, true and eternal, and forever relevant.
(Num.23:19, John 1:1-14, 2 Tim.3:15-17)
We believe in the Second Coming of Yeshua, and that all who believe in Him and repent of their sins will have eternal life in Heaven with our Lord and Savior.
(Dan.12:1-3, Matt.24:1-44, Acts 1:9-11, 1 Cor.15:51-55, Phil.3:20-21)
我們相信只有一位永生真神。祂既是創世主也是救世主。祂是昔在, 今在, 以後永在的神。我們相信祂是獨一真神, 祂是自有永有的耶和華神, 祂以三個位格向世人彰顯:聖父;聖子耶穌;聖靈。
我們相信我們已經不在「罪和死的律法」下, 藉著聖靈重生, 使我們現在得以活在「賜生命聖靈的律法」下了.
我們相信被翻成「律法」的「妥拉 Torah」, 原文的真意是: 「神的教導和訓誨」,永遠不會被廢掉, 因為神的話是永遠不變的,現在更是藉內住的聖靈刻在我們的心版上了, 所以我們仍然需要遵行.
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