The Statement of Faith of the United Church of Christ in the Philippines
In one God: Creator, Redeemer, and Sustainer, who provide order, purpose meaning and fulfillment to all creation;
That Jesus Christ, who has born of Mary, God become human and is Sovereign Lord of life and history;
That in the Holy Spirit, God is present in the world, empowering and guiding believers to understand and live out their faith in Jesus Christ.
That person are created in the image of God and destined to live in the community with God, with other persons and with all creation.
That, by disobedience, they have become sinful, but, by grace through faith, they redeemed in Jesus Christ.
That being entrusted with God’s creation, they are called to participate in the establishment of a just and compassionate social order.
That the Church in one body of Christ, the whole community of persons reconciled to God through Jesus Christ and entrusted with God’s ministry.
That the Holy Bible is a faithful and inspired witness to God’s self-revelation in Jesus Christ and in history to illumine, guide, correct and edify believers in their faith and witness.
God is at work, to make each person a new being in Christ, and the whole world, God’s kingdom in which love, justice and peace prevail.
The Kingdom of God is present where faith in Jesus Christ is shared, where healing is given to the sick, where food is given to the hungry, where light is given to the blind, and where liberty is given to the captive and oppressed.
The resurrection of Jesus Christ has overcome the power of death and gives assurance of life after death. And we look forward to His coming again in all fullness and glory to make all creation new and to gather all the faithful under God’s Kingdom. AMEN