Freedom Life Church is a non-denominational, Spirit-filled, Full Gospel church.
Freedom Life cares about one thing more than anything else, Jesus Christ.
We are a community of individuals and families that have found hope in Jesus, and simply want as many people as possible to experience that exact same freedom.
The Vision of FLC is to see people saved, healed, set-free, discipled,equipped, empowered, and serving. Our Purpose is to show we’re all about people. We demonstrate our love for God through our love for people; helping each person experience an intimate relationship with god.
Statement of Faith
About the Trinity
1. GOD, THE FATHER. God, the Father, is the creator and sustainer of all things, and He created the universe in love. He created man in His own image for fellowship and called man back to Himself through Christ after the rebellion and fall of man.
2. GOD, THE SON. Jesus Christ is eternally God. He was together with the Father and the Holy Spirit from the beginning, and through Him all things were made. For man’s redemption, He left heaven and became incarnate by the Holy Spirit through the Virgin Mary; henceforth, He is forever one Christ with two natures – God and man – in one person.
3. GOD, THE HOLY SPIRIT. The Holy Spirit is God, the Lord, and giver of life, who was active in the Old Testament and given to the Church in fullness at Pentecost. He empowers the saints for service and witness, cleanses man from the old nature and conforms us to the image of Christ. The baptism in the Holy Spirit, subsequent to conversion, releases the fullness of the Spirit and is evidenced by the fruits and gifts of the Holy Spirit.
About the Scripture
We affirm that the Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, is alone the only infallible Word of God, and that its authority is ultimate, final, and eternal. It cannot be added to, subtracted from, or superseded in any regard. The Bible is the source of all doctrine, instruction, correction, and reproof. It contains all that is needed for the guidance in godliness and practical Christian conduct.
Christ’s vicarious death on the cross paid the penalty for the sins of the whole world, but its benefits are only applicable to those who receive Jesus as their personal Savior. Healing – body, soul, and spirit – and all of God’s provisions for His saints, are provided for in the atonement, but these must be appropriated by faith.
The Word of God declares clearly that salvation is a free gift of God, based on the merits of the death of His Son, and is appropriated by faith. Salvation is affected by personal repentance, belief in the Lord Jesus (justification) and personal acceptance of Him into one’s life as Lord and Savior (regeneration). The new life in Christ includes the privileges of adoption and inheritance in the kingdom of God’s beloved Son. Salvation is an act of free will in response to God’s personal love for mankind. Salvation should produce an active lifestyle of loving obedience and service to Jesus Christ our Savior.
About the Church
The goal of the church is to make disciples of all nations and to present the saints complete in Christ. The five-fold ministry listed in Ephesians 4 governs the church, along with the Elders and service of the deacons, as well as other leadership roles mentioned in Scripture. Church policy is a balance between congregation and Eldership authority, emphasizing the final authority of church leadership. It is essential to the life of the church that scriptural patterns of discipline are practiced and that oversight for church discipline, individual and corporate, is exercised by the leadership of the church.
About the Christian Life
We believe that the Scriptures portray the life of the saint in this world to be one of balance between what is imputed to us as Christians and what is imparted to us according to our faith and maturity. Therefore, God’s provision for His children is total, and His promises are final and forever. The shortcomings of the individual and of the church are because of the still progressing sanctification of the saints. The Christian life is filled with trials, test, and warfare against a spiritual enemy. To remain faithful through all circumstances of life requires dependence upon the Holy Spirit and a willingness to die to personal desires and passions.
Baptism, is the outward sign of what God has already done in a Believer's life and is the testimony to all that the person now belongs to Jesus. It is identification with Jesus and is affected in the name of the Father, Son, and the Holy Spirit.
About the Lord's Supper (Communion)
The Lord’s Supper is a commemoration of the death of the Lord and is done by Believers (only) in remembrance of Him until he comes again; it is a sign of our loving participation in Him.
We affirm the bodily, personal, second coming of the Lord Jesus Christ, the resurrection of the saints, the millennium and the final judgment. The final judgment will determine the eternal status of both the saints and the unbelievers, determined by their relationship to Jesus Christ. We affirm with the Bible the final state of the new heavens and the new earth.
About The Holy Spirit
The Holy Spirit is the third person of the Holy Trinity. When you become a Christian, the Holy Spirit moves in and begins to live in you. He is there to empower you, be your helper in times of need, as well as teach and guide you. The Holy Spirit came to earth when Jesus ascended to Heaven after the resurrection. He is your 24/7 best friend to help you live for God successfully. John 14:16-18, John 16:7-8, Acts 1:8