Doctrines

 

The Church of God stands for:

  • A Personal God – Hebrews 8:10
  • A Divine Christ – Acts 2:36; John 1:1,14
  • An Infallible, Inspired Bible – II Timothy 3:16-17; II Peter 1:20-21
  • Salvation From Sin – Matthew 1:21
  • The New Birth – John 3:3
  • Entire sanctification – I Thessalonians 5:23
  • Entire sanctification with Cleansing – Acts 15:8-9
  • Holy living – Luke 1:73-75; Titus 2:11-12
  • Separation From the World – II Corinthians 6:14-17
  • Plain, Modest Dress – Deuteronomy 22:5; I Timothy 2:9-10; I Corinthians 11:14-15
  • Unity of God’s People – John 17:21
  • Gathering of God’s People – Ephesians 1:10; Revelation 18:1-4
  • Divine, Physical Healing – James 5:14-15
  • The Ordinances – Matthew 28:19-20; John 13:14-17; Matthew 26:26-20
  • Restoration (Sounding the 7th Trumpet) – Revelation 10:7; Revelation 11:15
  • Eternal Punishment or Eternal Reward – Matthew 25:46
  • Triune God – Deuteronomy 6:4
  • Sanctity of Marriage – Matthew 19:5-6; Mark 10:11-12; Luke 16:18; Romans 7:2-3
  • Non-violence – Luke 3:14; Luke 6:27-29; Luke 18:20

The Church of the New Testament (Acts 20:28)

  • Jesus organized it – Matthew 16:18
  • On a good foundation – Ephesians 2:20
  • Christ governs it – Ephesians 1:22-23; Isaiah 9:6
  • God admits members – Acts 2:47; I Corinthians 12:13,18
  • Only the saved are members – I John 3:8-10
  • Membership is offered to all – II Peter 3:9; Revelation 22:17
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