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WHAT WE TEACH AT 
APBC RESCUE MISSION:

1 We believe in the one, true, living, invisibleble, holy, triune God. Mat 3:16-17, Mat 28:19-20

2 We believe in the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. Gen 1:1, Gen 2:2-4

3 We believe in six days the Lord made heaven and earth ,the sea and all that in them is, Exod 20:11,  Isa 45:18

4 We teach in literal angels and in a literal created devil – Satan. Job 1:6, Isa 14:12-27,
Ezk 28:1-19

5 We believe the Bible is the verbally inspired Word of God. II Tim 3:15-17

6 We believe the Bible text has been Divinely preserved (KJV, 1611-(1769).

7 We believe the preserved Bible text is inerrant. Psm 19:8, Psm 119:89, Psm 119:140 & 152

8 We believe the Textus Receptus is the preserved N.T. Greek text.

9 We use only the King James Version of 1611-1769 in our worship services.

10 We believe that in Adam all men fell into sin, and are thus totally depraved. I Cor 15:21-23

11 We believe in a literal Hell and a literal Heaven. Psm 9:17, Prov 7:6-27, Mat 5:22, Mat 10:28, Mat 11:23,Mat 23:33, Rev 1:18

12 We believe in the virgin birth of Christ, and that He lived a sinless life. Mat 1:18-25

13 We believe that Jesus died on the cross for the sins of his people. Mat 1:21, Eph 1:3-14,
Acts 15:14,  Acts 18:6-11, Luke 1:77, Rev 21:2-4

14 We believe that Jesus arose bodily after 3 days and 3 nights in the grave. Mat 12:38-41

15 We believe that salvation is by grace through faith in Christ, not of works. Eph 2:8-10

16 We believe Jesus Christ is the Head of all true local Baptist Churches. Col 1:12-22, Eph 5:20-32

17 We believe that truly saved always saved – divine perseverance. Jude 1:24, John 10:25-30,
I John   5:13, Eph 4:30, Rom 8:29-30, Eph 1:13-14, John 6:39, Rom 5:9, Heb 7:25, I Pet 1:3-5, Rom 9:11-24

18 We teach Baptist baptism as valid baptism. John 1:1-37, Luke 7:24-29

19 We believe the only Scriptural mode of baptism is immersion. Mat 3:16, Mark 1:10,
Acts 8:36-39

20 We believe baptism is not necessary for salvation. Luke 23:39-43, Luke 16:20-23

21 We believe real salvation will produce Holiness. II Cor 5:17-18, Rom 6:19-23, II Cor 7:1,
I Thess4:7, Heb 12:14

22 We believe Christ invites only members of the local church body to the Lord’s Supper and as Head   of     the Local  Church,      He practiced closed communion. I Cor 11:1-34

23 We use unleavened bread in the Lord’s Supper. I Cor 11:23
We use fruit of the vine in the Lord’s Supper. I Cor 11:25, Mat 26:29

24 We believe in tithing to one’s local, visible home church,  supporting Missionary's from the Local  New    Testament Church    and the giving of love offerings.  Duet 12:5-7, Luke 11:42, I Cor 16:1-2, Heb 7:1-9

25 We believe that the secular state has no authority over the  Lord’s  True Churches . Acts 5:28-32

26 We believe in the imminent, literal, visible return of Jesus Christ and the rapture of the saints in the tribulation. I Thess 4:13-18, Dan 12:1-13

27 We believe Jesus is coming back to set up His kingdom and a future millennial of 1000 years. Rev 19:1-21,Rev 20:1-15

28 We believe in and practice the congregational form of church government as under a theocracy. Mat 18:15-20, Col 1:12-22, Acts 2:36-47.

29 We believe in financially and appreciably  supporting missionaries. Phil 4:1-23

30 We believe repentance and faith are (grants) and ( gifts) not (rights). Rom 2:4,Eph 2:8-10,
Acts 11:18, Rev 19:8

31 We are not affiliated with any organized fellowship, association, convention, lodge or club or secret  order.     II Cor 6:1-18.

32 We believe it is sin to have pre-marital or extra marital sex. Gal 5:16-21, I Cor 6:14-20.

33 We believe a sodomite lifestyle  and beastialty  is sin.   Gen 13:13 , Rom 1:26-32,
Lev 18:22-30,  Deut 22:5

34 We believe it is sin to use mind altering  non/script drugs,  cancer causing tobacco or alcohol poisoning  beverages . Prov 10:26, Prov 20:1, Prov 23:29-35, Rev 18:23,I Cor 6:19-20,
Heb 2:4-17, Gen 9:20-24

35 We believe sin is sin, not a mistake or a disease or some one else’s fault. Psm 51:1-17

36 We believe it is sin to view pornography. I John 2:15-17, II Pet 2:14, Lev 18:all, James 1:27

37 We believe the local Baptist church has two ordinances – baptism and the Lord’s Supper.
Rom 6:1-18 I Cor 12:12-14, Eph 4:all, I Cor 11: all

38 We believe the practice of speaking in tongues is not Biblical for today. I Cor 14:22,
I Cor 1:22-31,
 I Cor 13:8-13,James 1:25-27, II Pet 1:19-21, I Cor 14:33-35, Rev 19:10,
Psm 138:2

39 We do not believe in mixed bathing or public swimming. Gen 2:7-11(21), Isa 47:2-3

40 We believe in modest apparel at all times in public for both men and women. I Tim 2:8-10.

41 We believe in respecting and honoring all in authority over us, Presiding Judges, Policeman, Pastors. I Tim 2:1-3, Rom 13:all, Heb 13:17

42 We believe no one is above the law or beyond sin. Ecc 7:20, I John 1:10

43 We believe in sharing, helping, giving and forgiving. Gal 6:1-10

44 We believe we are all guilty of breaking all of the commandments. Rom 3:19, James 2:10,
Mat 5:17-28

45 We believe that walking in the old paths (the King James Bible) will bring rest for our souls.
II Tim 3:16-17, Jer 6:16-19

46 We teach that hard work brings blessings if one is serving the Lord. Gen 2:3, Exod 18:20-21, Exod 20:9, Psm 104:23, Prov 20:11, Prov 21:8, Prov 24:27,Mark 13:34, John 9:4, I Cor 3:13,
I Cor 9:1, I Cor 15:58, I Cor 16:10, Gal 6:4, Eph 4:12, Phil 1:6, I thess 4:11-12,
II Thess 3:10-12, Heb 6:10, James 1:25, Rev 22:12

 

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