SWITCH’S STATEMENT OF FAITH

We believe in God, our Father; in His Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior; and in the Holy Spirit, our Counselor.  We believe that salvation by grace, through faith, in Jesus Christ is available to all as a free gift. (Ephesians 2:8-9)

We believe all people are made in the image of God, and as such have inherent worth and value.  (Genesis 1:27)

We believe in the divine inspiration, entire trustworthiness and authority of the Bible in faith and practice. (2 Peter 1:20-21; 2 Timothy 3:16-17; Psalm 119:9-11, 105; 1 Thessalonians 2:13)

We believe in spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ, with equality across racial, gender and class differences. (John 17:20-23; Revelation 5:9)

We believe each member of the body of Christ is greatly needed to fulfill and accomplish Christ’s work on the earth. (1 Corinthians 12: 12-27)

We believe as a follower of Christ we are called to show love and compassion to all people. (1 Peter 1:22)

We believe that we are empowered by the Holy Spirit to empower others and fulfill in the Great Commission. (Act 1:8, Matthew 28: 19-20)

We believe because God has now freed us, He has gifted us to freely give what He has given. (1 Galatians 5:13, 1 Peter 4:10)

We believe we are to be devoted to one another in love and honor one another above ourselves.  (Romans 12:9-13)

We believe we are to live a life worthy of our calling and strive to represent Jesus in all that we do. (Micah 6:8, Ephesians 4:1)