If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land. -(2 Chronicles 7:14)Group AffirmationsOur Agreement: We pledge ourselves to stand as one in the pursuit of grace of God understanding that only God alone is perfect, Holy, and able to save our people and our land.
The Church of the Lord Jesus Christ must interact with and influence the essentials areas of life: The Church, Family, Community, Business, Government, Education, Media, and Defense.
America needs to be revived, and this refreshing must begin in the house of God through humbling ourselves, repentance, and in a renewed sense of holiness that God may heal our land.
We stand together upon these declarations and affirmations called by God to shepherd the Lord’s people and by example embrace these godly standards and behaviors before the world.
The Gospel of Jesus Christ is the birthright of all humanity being constantly demonstrated and shared through a liberating faith in the transforming power of God into the realization of the blessed hope of His second coming. (John 5:24)
The Word of God is our final authority in all things and that our obedience to His Word by the empowering of the Holy Spirit keeps each child of God holy in body, soul, and spirit. (2 Timothy 3:16-17)
We affirm that the justice of the Cross of Christ is greater than an “eye for an eye and tooth for a tooth” and calls for forgiveness and restoration for all who will receive it. (Matthew 7:12)
Those who serve to protect our people and land in peace time or war both military and civilian are worthy of honor and respect for laying down their lives to preserve the life and freedoms given each of us by our Creator. (Psalms 18:34-36)
Jesus’ prayer that all disciples be one together in Him is demonstrated in a continual communion as the Church through the love of God between us, proving our authenticity as Jesus’ disciples to a world in darkness. (John 13:35)
The Church through leadership, worship, and acts of service reflect the diversity of all peoples, cultures, and languages in the earth intentionally and without diluting the Word of God. (Acts 17:26)
By the power of His Holy Spirit, we will walk in the integrity of God’s Word with honesty, modesty, teachability and transparency in handling our financial matters. (1 Timothy 6:10)
As disciples of Jesus, we must bear witness to the gospel of Christ in all areas of commerce without allowing wealth to become our master, but as a tool serve the best interests of God’s people, the world, and our environment. (Matthew 6:24)
Above and beyond the traditions of culture and practices of nations, we are citizens of the Kingdom of God with our allegiance to Jesus Christ our Lord. (Ephesians 2:19-20)
As the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ, we submit to governing authorities regionally and nationally provided doing so does not violate our ability to obey God and keep His commandments. (Romans 13:1, Acts 5:29)
The faith of Abraham as fulfilled in Christ Jesus is the root of the Church and our educational foundation being an umbrella wherein all peoples – whether they share faith in Jesus or not - may live freely, securely, and peacefully together. (Romans 4:16)
Though God's people function throughout this world’s systems, we will not be ensnared or compromised by shallow, vain, or empty philosophies. (1 Timothy 6:20)
The Church of the Lord Jesus Christ is to influence the global and local conversation
through all forms of media and the arts to worship, teach, and otherwise exalt God in the earth. (Isaiah 52:7)
Cutting edge technologies are portals whereby the Lord’s disciples may encourage and promote fresh and creative ways to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ to a lost directionless world. (Matthew 24:14)
God has given man and woman the covenant of eternal life in Christ and the earthly union of marriage. We encourage and support each covenant as the basis of a strong local community of faith. (Hebrews 13:4)
Marriage is the union of one man and one woman for a lifetime. As the matrix of all human relationships, godly marriage builds and unites families in birth and death preserving the sacredness of life. (Proverbs 11:29)