OLD PATHWAY HOLINESS CHURCH OF THE APOSTOLIC FAITH

 

WHAT WE BELIEVE

We Believe: there is 1(one) God who was manifested in the Flesh then made through his Resurrection, Sent back his Spirit(Holy Ghost) that dwells in all who accept the New Birth. 1 Tim 3:16, Rom 1:4, Jn. 5:20, 1 Cor 8:6, Jn 14:17.20, Rom 8:15-16We Believe: to be saved (Greek Tereo - to be kept, Preserved, Guard) one must Repent, Be Baptized under the water for the remission of sins in Jesus Christ Name, and receive the Gift of the Holy Ghost with the evidence of speaking in Tongues - Acts 2:4,8,38, Acts 8:12-17, 10:44-48, 19:1-6, Joel 2:28-29, Isa 28:11-12We Believe: that the deliverer of said messages is not as important but all emphasis must be given to the message Giver (Jesus) Rev 2:7, Jn 10:4We Believe: that all messages taught, preached or counseled must be from a Homoletical, Hermenutical, Allegorical standpoint - 1 Pet 2:2, 2 Pet 3:18, Heb 6:1-2, and must be (Apostolic Doctrine) in content no other Preaching, Teaching, Counseling is acceptable - Acts 2:42, 1 Tim 6:3-6, 2 Jn 9-11. We Believe: that through and from the Holy Ghost we received a spiritual understanding from Gods word Eph 1:17-18, Jn 16:13, 1 Cor 2:14We Believe: to achieve Spiritual Growth after Acts 2:38, 8:12-17,10:44-48, 19:1-6 God is Progressive, Productive, and Positive. We must Study and be taught the Hermenutics of God in order to Emulate, Imitate, and Duplicate Jesus' 3 fold ministry, that souls will be saved - Matt 9:35-38, Isa 28:9-10, Hos 4:6-9, 1 Pet 2:1-2, 2 Pet 3:18, Col 1:28, 2 Tim 2:15. This Doctrine must be taught by not just an Educated Pastor/Teacher but a Spiritual one - 1 Tim 6:3-6, 2 Jn 9-11, 2 Tim 2:6, Heb 13:7, 1 Cor 11:1.