What we believe forms the foundation of our life. Belief determines behavior. Celebration Church reaches out to people who are searching for God and feel lost in this journey of life.
We believe in and maintain a conservative theological position.
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There is one God, eternally existent in three persons; God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. Deuteronomy 6:4; Matthew 28:19
Jesus Christ is God. He was in the beginning with God and was born of virgin birth. He lived a sinless life, & performed miracles. He died for sins, resurrected physically from the dead, and ascended to the right hand of the Father. John 1:1
The Holy Spirit is God. He convicts of sin, comforts, and indwells the Christian. He enables men to live a holy life.
The baptism in the Holy Spirit with speaking in tongues is given to believers who ask. Galatians 5:16-25; Acts 2:4
The Bible is the inspired and only infallible and authoritative written Word of God. It is still relevant to our lives today.
Deut. 4:1-2; Ps. 119:11, 89, 105;
Is. 40:8; Matt. 22:29; John 5:39; 16:13-15; 17:17; Romans 15:4; 2 Tim. 3:16; Heb. 1:1-2; 4:12; 1 Peter 1:25.
Man was created in God's image. Through sin, mankind fell out of relationship with God. As a result, man cannot have a right relationship with God in his own effort. Genesis 1:27; Psalm 8:3-6; Isaiah 53:6; Romans 3:23; Isaiah 59:1-2
The only means of being cleansed from sin is through repentance and faith in the precious blood of Christ.
Regeneration by the Holy Spirit is absolutely essential for personal salvation. We believe in water baptism by immersion. John 14:6; Titus 3:5; Matthew 28:19
We believe that the gifts of the Spirit are still valid for today. The redemptive work of Christ on the cross provides healing of the human body in answer to believing prayer. Isaiah 53:5;
Man was created to live forever. He will either exist eternally separated from God by sin or in union with God through forgiveness and salvation. There will be a resurrection of both the saved and the lost, the one to everlasting life and the other to everlasting judgment. Revelation 20:11-15
The Blessed Hope
The resurrection of those who have died in Christ and their translation together with those who are alive and remain is the blessed hope of the church. Jesus will return for His church in the air. We are told to comfort one another with these words.Titus 2:13; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18