“The book of Job is the oldest and the best epic poem in the world…Much of the book is a discussion of the principles on which the speakers suppose God’s providence to be conducted. The course of providence towards [Job] is full of instruction. In his life we find lessons of much value. Instruction by example clearly points out the duty to be performed, shows that it is practicable, and awakens in the virtuous the desire of imitation.” William Plumer
The Bible to be the inerrant Word of God. It is our only ultimate and infallible authority for our faith and practice.
There is one God, eternally existent in three persons; Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
Salvation is by grace alone, through faith alone, in Christ alone.
The present ministry of the Holy Spirit, by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a godly life.
In the true deity and full humanity of our Lord Jesus Christ, in His virgin birth, in His sinless life, in His miracles, in His vicarious death through His shed blood, in His bodily resurrection, in His ascension to the right hand of the Father and in His personal return in power and glory.
Because of Adam’s sin all mankind is in rebellion against God. For the salvation of such lost and sinful men, regeneration by the Holy Spirit is necessary.
The resurrection of both the saved and the lost; those who are saved to the resurrection of life, and those who are lost to a resurrection of damnation.