WHAT WE BELIEVE
 
 
What We Believe
 
Valley Church is a part of the Assemblies of God, a fellowship of over 13, 000 churches in America and 65 million members throughout the world.  We stand by the 16 fundamental truths and the cardinal doctrines, all of which can be read below or at the
 
 
We believe that the Bible is God’s Word. It is accurate, authoritative and applicable to our every day lives. II Timothy 3:15-17, I Thessalonians 2:13, II Peter 1:21
 
We believe in one eternal God who is the Creator of all things.  He exists in three Persons:  God the Father, God the Son and God the Holy Spirit. He is totally loving and completely holy. Deuteronomy 6:4, Matthew 28:19, II Corinthians 13:14, I John 1:3-4
 
We believe that sin has separated each of us from God and His Purpose for our lives. Romans 5:12-19, Romans 3:23, Romans 6:23
 
We believe that the Lord Jesus Christ as both God and man is the only One who can reconcile us to God. He lived a sinless and exemplary life, died on the cross in our place and rose again to prove His victory and empower us for life.  Matthew 1:23, Hebrew 7:26, I Corinthian 15:3, Matthew 28:6, Luke 24:39
 
We believe that in order to live the holy and fruitful lives that God intends for us, we need to be baptized in water and be filled with the power of the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit enables us to use supernatural spiritual gifts.  Mark 16:15-16, Luke 24:49, Acts 1:8, I Corinthians 12:1-31
 
We believe in the power and significance of the Church and the necessity of believers to meet regularly together for fellowship, prayer and ‘breaking of bread’. Ephesians 1:22-23, Ephesians 2:22, Acts 1:8, Acts 2:42
 
We believe that God has individually equipped us so that we can successfully achieve His purpose for our lives which is to worship God, fulfill our role in the Church and serve the community in which we live. Matthew 25:37-40, Galatians 6:10, Ephesians 4:11-16, I Corinthians 12:25, Galatians 2:10
 
We believe that God want to heal and transform us so that we can live healthy and blessed lives in order to help others more effectively. Isiah 53:4-5, Matthew 8:16-17, Acts 10:38, James 5:14-16
 
We believe that our eternal destination of either Heaven or Hell is determined by our response to the Lord Jesus Christ.  Matthew 25:46, Revelations 20:11-15
 
We believe that the Lord Jesus Christ is coming back again as He promised. I Corinthians 15:51-52, Thessalonian 4:16-17, Titus 2:13
 
We believe in God’s promise of a New Heaven and New Earth. II Peter 3:13, Revelations 21, Revelations 22