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Shadow Rock Church 46760 Commerce Court La Quinta, CA 92253

What We Believe

We Believe...

We believe the Scriptures are inspired by God and are the only infallible and authoritative written Word of God (2 Timothy 3:16-17).

The Bible explains that we’ve all fallen short and missed the mark of God’s plan and standard for our lives (Romans 3:22-23). As a result, we’ve separated ourselves from God and have all gone our own way (Isaiah 59:1-3). But God loves us and gave us a chance for a new beginning (2 Corinthians 5:17).

He sent his only son, Jesus Christ, who was morally faultless before God, to voluntarily die on a cross in our place. He died to demonstrate God’s extraordinary love for us and pay the price for our willful neglect of God and his standards (John 3:16-17). Three days after laying down his life to be crucified on a cross for us, Jesus rose again to life (1 Corinthians 15:3-7).

Because Jesus was raised to life, we too can know that we have eternal life in Heaven (Romans 10:9, John 5:24, Romans 6:24). The only way to Heaven is through Jesus Christ (John 14:6).

Because he lives, we can have an ongoing, growing relationship with Him (John 15:15). With Christ’s help, we strive to live a life honoring to God, following the example of the life and character of Christ (Romans 6:1-11). Because of what He has done in our lives, we try to communicate and demonstrate the love of God to others through the empowerment of the Holy Spirit (Acts 1:8). All followers of Jesus eagerly anticipate that Jesus will one day return to take us home to be with him forever in Heaven. (John 14:3, 1 Corinthians 15:51-52, 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17)

To find out more about what Assemblies of God churches believe, please go to the National Assemblies of God website.