Beliefs

What we believe at CBC Elko about Jesus, the Bible, and the Church

Our Beliefs

  1. About God: God is bigger and better and closer than we can imagine.
  2. About Jesus Christ: Jesus is God showing himself to us.
  3. About the Holy Spirit: Jesus is God showing himself to us.
  4. About the Bible: The Bible is God's perfect guidebook for living.
  5. About Creation: God made it all.
  6. About Human Beings: All are created in God's image, an image that was marred by sin.
  7. About Salvation: Grace is the only way to have a relationship with God and faith is the only way to grow in that relationship.
  8. About Eternal Security: Our salvation is secure because of the character and promises of God.
  9. About Eternity: Heaven and hell are real places. Death is a beginning, not the end.
  10. About the Second Coming: Jesus is coming again.

Our Core Values

  • Biblical: Founded on the inerrant Word of God, the Bible.
  • Relevant: Culturally relevant in our community, engaging people where they are.
  • Prayerful: Prayer is foundational to everything that we are and do.
  • Worshipful: Worship, but collectively and individually, is the chief expression of our love to God.
  • Relational: Experiencing the love, support, encouragement, and accountability that comes through intentional relationships with others.
  • Missional: Serving others and sharing the Good News with the lost - locally, regionally, nationally, and globally.
  • Disciple-Making: Our primary task as a church is to make disciples who are characterized by growing obedience to Christ as Lord and by holy living.
  • Generosity: Being obedient stewards with God's blessings in our lives.

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