What Kind of
Church is Maranatha?
We are a
Christian Church - As
a Christian Church, Maranatha stresses the central importance of Jesus
Christ and holds to the foundational doctrines of historical Christianity,
("The Apostles Creed")
We are a Protestant Church
- As a Protestant Church, Maranatha believes that salvation is by grace
through faith, that all believers are priests before God and in the
authority of the Holy Scriptures
We are an Evangelical Church
- As an Evangelical Church, Maranatha affirms the inerrancy of Scripture,
the virgin birth, substituitonary atonement, the physical resurrection of
Jesus and the imminent return of Jesus Christ to Earth.
We are a Pentecostal Church
- As a Pentecostal Church, Maranatha believes in personal piety, the baptism
of the Holy Spirit and the operation of Spiritual gifts.