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.
Salvation – God’s grace in Christ by faith, there is no other way. Salvation is also eternal, meaning
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.
Afterlife – Death in not the end, but the beginning.
Heaven and Hell are real places.
Gen. 1:1 , 2 Cor. 5:1, John 14:1-3
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.
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