What We Believe

NEW HORIZONS IS:

A Full Gospel Pentecostal Church that believes the Bible is God’s Holy Word given to us to be our Standard of faith and practice, and to reveal God’s desire for Eternal Life and moral living while in the earth.

We believe:

  • The Scriptures are inspired by God (II Timothy 3:16)
  • One True Godhead: Father, Son and Holy Spirit (Gen 1:1)
  • Jesus Christ: Born of a virgin (Matthew 1:22 - 25)
  • Jesus Christ: Died a sinner’s death to give us life (Heb. 9:11 - 16, 22)
  • Jesus Christ: Our only hope for Eternal Life (Acts 4:12)
  • Mankind’s sinful condition: needing a Savior (Rom. 3:23)
  • You MUST be Born Again; (John 3:3; Romans 10:9, 10)
  • Water Baptism through immersion (Matthew 3:6, 16)
  • Indwelling Presence of the Holy Spirit in fulfillment of the Father’s Promise (John 17:20 - 23; John 14:15 - 17)
  • Holy Spirit Baptism evidenced by speaking in other languages [tongues]. (First Corinthians 12; Acts 2)
  • Spiritual Gifts given to the Church. (I Cor. 12:1 - 11)
  • Ministerial Gifts of Apostles, Prophets, Evangelists, Pastors/Teachers to build the Church. (Eph. 4:11 - 16)
  • Gifts of Service to improve your talents. (Romans 12:6 -8)
  • The Lord’s Supper [Communion] as our New Testament Commandment. (Luke 22:19, 20; I Corinthians 10:16, 17)
  • The Church IS the Body of Christ in the earth called out people to represent Him. (I Corinthians 12:26, 27)
  • Jesus Christ; lived a perfect life; died a sinner’s death, was buried and resurrected. (Acts 13:26 - 39)
  • Jesus Christ; returning for those who received Him by faith [The Rapture]. (I Thessalonians 4:15 - 18)
  • The Lake of Fire; the eternal state of people who reject Jesus Christ as their sacrifice. (Revelations 20:15)
  • Jesus Christ, reigning on this earth for one thousand years. (Revelations 20:4 - 6)
  • Eternity with the Father, Son and Holy Spirit in the New Heaven and New Earth where righteousness dwells (Second Peter 3:13)