THE SHIELD OF GOD FOUNDATION
What We Believe
Shield of God Faith Statement:
- We believe there is only one true God.
- We believe in the Trinity: One God existing in three persons Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
- We believe God the Father is perfect in love, wisdom and power.
- We believe that He hears and answers our prayers.
- God the Father is merciful and compassionate.
- We believe that Jesus Christ is the son of God.
- We believe that He came to earth to die for our sins and redeem us because God desires to have relationship with people.
- We believe in the power of the Holy Spirit: the gifts of the Spirit are presently operating to bring
healing and transformation to God’s people.
- We believe the Bible is the word of God inspired by the Holy Spirit.
- We believe that the Old and New Testaments are complete and without error.
- We believe all men are sinners by nature and must repent of their sins and confess Jesus Christ is Lord.
- We believe that Jesus ordained the church to baptize believes by immersion in water and to follow the
example of the Lord’s Supper by partaking in communion open to all believers.
- We believe that the church is the Bride of Christ.
- We believe that Jesus will visibly return to earth to establish His Kingdom and end suffering.