Statement of Belief

Eternal Hope Worship Center Statement of Beliefs

A. We believe the local Church to be free and independent of every ecclesiastical body. This church organized in Hiawatha, Kansas in March 19 of 2014. It is a Non-Denominational Church, not connected with any ecclesiastical body and never will be so long as it stands.

B. We Believe the Lord's Supper is a Church Ordinance to be received only by those who have been born again.

C. We Believe the Lord's New Testament to teach three kinds of Church discipline.

Matthew 18:15-17 (Personal Offense)

1 Corinthians 5:1-13 (General Offense)

2 Timothy 3:16 (Doctrinally)

D. We Believe the Bible teaching concerning home and foreign missions. Moreover, we believe God's plan for missions giving. (Acts 13:1-3)

E. We Believe in the whole Bible from Genesis 1:1 to Revelation 22:21, as the verbally inspired and infallible word of God. (2 Peter 1:20-21)

F. We Believe Jesus Christ was born of Mary the virgin, and is the Son of God, and God the Son. We also believe in the Holy Trinity; God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. (Matthew 1:18, Luke 1:26-35, John 14:15-17, 1 John 5:17)

G. We Believe that Christ died for our sins according to scriptures, the just for the unjust, that He might bring us to God. (Matthew 27 and 1 Peter 3:18)

H. We Believe that He arose from the grave on the third day, according to the scriptures. (Matthew 28:1-7)

I. We Believe that, He only, is the Great High Priest, and we need not the intercession of any man, but that Christ ever lives to make intercession for us. (Hebrews 7:11-28)

J. We Believe that Christ will come again in person, bodily, visible to establish His kingdom on earth. We believe in the Pre-tribulation, Pre-millennial coming of Christ. (1 Corinthians 15)

K. We Believe that in order to be saved, the soul must be born again. "Ye must be born again" (Acts 16:31, John 3:3)

L. We Believe in a life of Holiness, sanctified and set apart for His Glory. (2 Corinthians 7:1, 1 Thessalonians 5:23-24, Hebrews 121:14)

M. We Believe that every truly born again soul should declare his faith by the act of Baptism, immersion in water, setting forth the Lord's death, burial and resurrection. (Romans 6:4)

N. We, the Board, state that the "King James", "NIV", "NASB" versions of the Bible be used by the Pastor in the pulpit and by the teachers.

O. We Believe that the Church is a body of baptized believers, whose only mission is to preach and teach the gospel of salvation to the individual soul and to all nations. (Matthew 28:19-20)