Operation Hope - Statement of Faith
THE BIBLE - Is given by inspiration of God, it is the only infallible and authoritative
written Word of God. It reveals Gods love to the world, making the reader wise for
salvation. The bible is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for
instruction in righteousness, making the person of God complete and thoroughly
equipped for every good work.
John 20:31 - 2 Timothy 3:15-17 - Romans 15:4 - Romans 10:17 - Joshua 1:8
There is ONE GOD, eternally existent in three Persons:
God the Father
God the Son
God the Holy Spirit
Matthew 28:19 – 1 Corinthians 8:6 – Ephesians 4:6 – John 1:14 – Colossians 2:9 – John 15:26 – Acts 13:2
In the Deity of our LORD JESUS CHRIST
His virgin birth, His sinless life, His miracles, His vicarious and atoning death, His bodily resurrection, His ascension to the right Hand of the Father where He intercedes for us, His personal second coming to this earth in power and glory.
Matthew 1:18-25 - 1 Peter 2:22 - 2 Corinthians 5:21 - Matthew 9:6-8 - John 10:38 - 1 John 3:5 - 1 Corinthians 15:3 - 1 Peter 3:18 - Mark 16:6 - Luke 24:6-7 - Acts 1:9 - Colossians 3:1 - Romans 8:34 - 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17 - Hebrews 9:28 - Revelation 1:7
We believe in the Great commission to the Church. To go into all the world and
proclaim the gospel to the whole creation, making disciples of all peoples.
Matthew 28:16-20 - Mark 16:15 - Luke 24:46-47 - John 20:21 - Acts 1:8
We believe that all man and women everywhere are lost and face the judgment of
God, that Jesus Christ is the only way of salvation, and that for the salvation of lost
and sinful man, repentance of sin and faith in Jesus Christ results in regeneration by
the Holy Spirit. Furthermore we believe that God will reward the righteous with
eternal life in heaven, and that He will banish the unrighteous to everlasting
punishment in hell.
Luke 24:46-47 - John 14:6 - Acts 4:12 - Romans 3:23 - 2 Corinthians 5:10-11 - Ephesians 1:7 and 2:8-9 - Titus 3:4- 7 - John 5:24 - Romans 6:23 - John 3:3 - John 3:16-17
The redemptive work of Christ on THE CROSS provides healing for the body in
response to believing prayer.
1 Peter 2:24 - James 5:14-16 - Matthew 10:8 - Acts 4:30 - Mark 16:15-18
The BAPTISM IN THE HOLY SPIRIT, is given to believers who ask for it. The gifts
of the Spirit are given and needed today as well as biblical times. In the sanctifying
power of the Holy Spirit, by whose indwelling the Christian is able to live a HOLY
Acts 2:4 - Acts 2:38 - Acts 1:8 - Acts 1:5 - Acts 4:31 - Gal 3:27 - John 3:5 - Luke 11:13
Gods provision - God alone is the provider of all of the needs for the works of His
vision or ministry.
John 1:3 - Phil 4:6-7 and 19 - 2 Corinthians 9:8 - Matthew 6:31-33 - Matthew 7:11 - Luke 12:24 - Romans 8:31-3
Last updated 20th Feb 2023