We Believe

The One true God exists as Father, Son and Holy Spirit.

Deuteronomy 6:4, Matthew 28:19, John 1:1, Acts 5:3-4

Jesus Christ is God's virgin-born one and only Son.

Matthew 1:18,20,22-25, Romans 9:5, 1 Timothy 2:5

The Bible is God's inerrant written Word.

2 Timothy 3:16-17, 2 Peter 1:20-21, John 10:35, John 17:17

Christ died for our sins, was buried and was raised on the third day.

Isaiah 53:5-6, 1 Corinthians 15:3, Acts 13:38-39, 1 John 1:7

By grace we are saved through faith.

John 1:12-13; 3:6-8, Ephesians 1:13-15; 2:8-9

The Holy Spirit lives within all believers.

Matthew 28:5-6, Acts 1:9-11, Hebrews 7:25-26, 1 John 2:1-2

"Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life, but whoever rejects the Son will not see life."

1 John 5:12

The local church is a fellowship of baptized believers.

Ephesians 1:22-23, James 1:27, 1 Peter 2:12, 1 Corinthians 11:23-26; 12:13, Matthew 28:19-20, Acts 1:7-8

The Church is the Body of Jesus Christ.

Romans 12:5, Ephesians 4:12, Ephesians 5:23

The gospel is to be preached to all the world.

Matthew 28:19-20

Jesus Christ, the King, is coming again!

John 14:2-3, 1 Corinthians 15:51-52, 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17
 

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First Baptist Church
360 Canco Rd.
Portland, ME 04103
Phone: (207) 773-3123
Email: info@firstbaptistportland.org