Beliefs Of Joe’s Web Page

 

God God is bigger and better than anyone can imagine.

 

Gen. 1:1,  Isaiah 55:8-9  

 

Jesus – He is God manifesting Himself to us.

 

John 1:1, John 1:14,  Col. 1:15-19

 

Holy Spirit – God living in and through us now.

 

Eph. 1:13, 1 John 3:24, 2 Tim. 1:14

 

Revelation – The bible is God’s inerrant  (without error) guidebook for life.

 

2 Tim. 3:16-17, Heb. 4:12  

 

Creation – Nothing just happened, God created it all.

 

Gen.1:1-3, Heb.11:3

 

Salvation – God’s grace in Christ by faith, there is no other way. Salvation is also eternal,  meaning

everlasting.

 

Eph.2:8-9 , John 10:22- 30, 1 Pet. 1:4-5,9, Jude 14

 

Justification – This may be interpreted as “just as if I had never sinned.”

 

Rom. 3:24, Rom. 5:9  

 

Sanctification – God’s will for us to grow in grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus the Christ and to be conformed to His image.

 

1 Cor. 6:11, Rom. 8:29  

 

Good and Evil- God has allowed evil to provide a choice. God can bring good even out of evil events.

 

Gen. 50:20,

 

Afterlife – Death in not the end, but the beginning.

 

Heaven and Hell are real places.

 

Heaven…

Gen. 1:1 , 2 Cor. 5:1, John 14:1-3

 

Hell…

Ps. 9:17, Luke 16:23, Rev. 20:14-15,

 

Church – The only true world Superpower. Consisting of all regenerated souls, each one redeemed by the blood of our Lord Jesus the Christ, and transformed by the Holy Spirit.

 

Matt. 16:16-17, Col. 1:18

 

Baptism- Christians should be baptized  by emersion as a symbol of following Jesus.

 

Matt. 3:16, Matt. 28:19-20, Acts 8:38-39

 

Lord’s Supper – This is an ordinance of the church that we observe in remembrance of Jesus’ suffering.

 

1 Cor. 11:20-34,

 

Prayer- Prayer can do anything God can do.  There are five types of prayers: prayers of praise, thanksgiving, confession, intercession and petition.

 

Rom.8:26-27

 

Second Coming- Jesus will return to gather His children and to judge the world.

 

1 Thess. 4:16-17, John 14:2,  Acts 1:11