Tenants Of Faith

The programs and activities of Victory Ministries Church at all times shall be based upon and be consistent with the following beliefs:

1. The Bible is the mind of Christ, and is the inspired and only infallible, authoritative Word of God (2 Tim. 3:16; 2 Peter 1:21; 1 Thess. 2:13).

2. The very life of God is in His Word (John 1:1-2, 4; Rom. 4:17; Heb. 11:3).

3. An infallible record of God is in His Word. (John 1:1-2, 4).

4. There is one God manifested in three personalities: Father, Son and Holy Spirit (Matt. 3:16-17; Matt. 28:19; Phil. 2:6; John 14:23-26).

5. The deity of our Lord Jesus Christ (John 1:1-2, 14; Luke 1:30-35; Matt 3:16-17).

6. His sinless life (2 Cor. 5:21; Rom. 5:18-19; 1 Peter 1:18-19; Heb. 4:15; 1 John 3:5).

7. His miracles (Matt. 16:9-10; Luke 7:18-23; John 2:1-11; John 11:38-44).

8. His virgin birth - conceived by the Holy Spirit (Is. 7:14; Matt. 1:20-25; Luke 1:35).

9. His vicarious and atoning death through His shed blood

(Is. 53:4-5; 2 Cor. 5:21; Heb. 2:9).

10. His bodily resurrection (Matt. 28:1-7; 9-10; Luke 24:1-6, 36-40; John 20:1-20).

11. His ascension to the right hand of the Father (Mark 16:19; Eph. 1:20).

12. His personal return in power and glory as King of Kings and Lord of Lords (1 Thess. 4:16-17; Rev. 19:11-16).

13. The reality of Satan and his present control over unregenerated man does exist (2 Cor. 4:4; 1 Pet. 5:8; 1 John 3:8,10; Eph. 6:11-12).

14. The fall of man and his lost estate, which makes necessary a rebirth through confession and belief in the Lord Jesus Christ. (Gen. 2:16-17; Gen. 3:6, 17-24; John 3:3-7; 2 Cor. 7:10; Rom. 10:9-10).

15. The reconciliation of man to God by the substitutionary death and shed blood of our Lord Jesus Christ (2 Cor. 5:21; John 3:16-17).

16. The resurrection of believers unto everlasting life and blessing in heaven, and the resurrection of unbelievers unto everlasting punishment in the torments of hell. (Matt. 25:34,41; Heb. 6:1-2; Rev. 20:12-15).

17. The present supernatural ministry of the Holy Spirit, who bestows the spiritual gifts of: the Word of Wisdom, the Word of Knowledge, Faith, Gifts of Healings, Workings of Miracles, Prophecy, Discerning of Spirits, Various Kinds of Tongues, Interpretation of Tongues in and among believers on the earth since the Day of Pentecost and continuing until our Lord's return. (1 Cor. 12:1, 4-11; 1 Cor. 14).

18. Baptism in the Holy Spirit with the initial evidence of speaking in other tongues for believers. (John 14:16-17; Acts 2:2-4, 38-39).

19. Divine healing, which we believe is provided for in the atonement of Christ and is the privilege of every believer. (Is. 53:4-5; Matt. 8:17; 1 Peter 2:24)