Below is a short list of some of the primary doctrinal beliefs we have at FBC Jacksonville. You can find a more detailed list here.

AFFIRMATION OF FAITH

  • God is the creator and Ruler of the universe.

  • God eternally exists in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

  • Jesus Christ is the Son of God, and is co-equal with the Father.

  • The Holy Spirit is co-equal with the Father and the Son of God.

  • The Holy Spirit empowers and equips believers for Christian living.

  • The Bible is God’s Word to us.

  • People are made in the image of God, to be like him in character.

  • Only by trusting in Jesus Christ as God’s offer of forgiveness can anyone be saved from sin’s penalty.

  • Because God gives us eternal life through Jesus Christ, the true believer is secure in that salvation for eternity.

  • All people will exist forever either in Heaven or Hell.