STATEMENT OF BELIEFS

House of Bethesda

   

Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thy mind; and thy neighbor as thyself. Luke 10:27
 

The death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Romans 10:9-10
 

The Sabbath day is to be kept holy.  In 6 days, God through Jesus Christ created the earth and on the seventh day he (God) rested.  
 

God has given us a day of rest where we cease from our labors and our troubles.  We believe he desires us to spend time with him (God), even as Adam did before his fall. Exodus 20:8-11
 

Baptism through obedience and  Jesus was our example.  Through baptism we are identified with him in death, therefore,  we believe being baptized in his name, we will also be raised with him in newness of life.  Acts 2:38  Romans 6:4-6
 

Repentance of sin is necessary for salvation and you must be born of water and spirit. Water represents the Word of God and the spirit represents the Holy Ghost.  John 3:5 Acts 2:38
 

Jesus is the only one who can forgive sin and whom salvation comes through. John 14:6; Acts 4:12
 

We believe Gods word is truth and was given to men through Holy Ghost.
 

We believe the whole counsel of God’s word.  Matthew 4:4  2 Timothy 3:16-17 2 Peter 1:21


Sin separates us from God.  Genesis 2:16-17 Genesis 3:23-24 Isaiah 59:2 Romans 3:23, 6:23
 

Tithes and offering…Tithe being a tenth of your gross and offering being free will. Malachi 3:10 Acts 5:1-6 2 Corinthians 9:7