Bashan Prayer House
Statement of Faith
- The Divine inspiration, authority and sufficiency of the Holy Scriptures consisting of the 66 individual books known as the Holy Bible.
- The unity of the Godhead with the distinction of persons in the unity, namely, Father, Son and Holy Spirit to whom equal honour is due.
- That in consequence of the fall of Adam man became “lost” “without strength” and at enmity with God.
- That the Son of God became truly man, begotten of the Holy Spirit and born of the Virgin Mary.
- That His (Lord Jesus) death was a sacrifice to God and propitiation for the remission of sins.
- That the shedding of His (Lord Jesus) blood in death was for the redemption of the sinner.
- That He (Lord Jesus) was raised from the dead.
- That He (Lord Jesus) ascended to the right hand of God and is now the all-sufficient high priest of His people.
- That He (Lord Jesus) will come again to receive them unto Himself and to setup His kingdom
- The need of the Holy Spirit’s work in regeneration and sanctification.
- That the justification of the sinner before God is by faith alone
- That every justified one is also born of God
- That such new birth results in and is made evident by holiness of life and good works
- That the dead will be raised wither to life or to condemnation and that the blessedness of the righteous and the punishment of the unrighteous will be alike eternal.
- That very born again believer is a priest/ elder with direct access to God in prayer through the Holy Spirit.
- Acts 2:42
- Continue steadfastly in the Apostle’s doctrine
- Fellowship (Prayer meeting, Cottage Meeting, Sister’s Meeting, Youth Meeting, Sunday School and Worship)
- Breaking of bread/ Lord’s table every Sunday
- In prayers
- Hebrews 6: 3
- Doctrine of baptisms,
- Laying on of hands,
- Resurrection of the dead and
- Eternal judgement)
- The preaching of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
- The teaching of Christian doctrines based upon Holy Bible
Plurality of leadership in the church exercised by elders who are men who display the qualities of elders as set out in the letters from the apostles contained in the New Testament of the Holy Bible and who are recognized as elders by the church.