What we believe

What we believe

  • Our Commitment to the BIBLE
  • Our Commitment to the LOCAL CHURCH
  • Our Commitment to MISSION
  • Our Commitment to SERVICE to Our Local Churches
  • Our Commitment to EVANGELISM
  • Our IDENTITY Statement (June 1998 version)
  • We Are American Baptists” is an expression of Christian Faith representative of American Baptists adopted by the covenanting partners of American Baptist Churches in the U.S.A., 6/19/98. “We Are American Baptists” can be found in the Standing Rules, under Addendum #1.


“If one part suffers, every part suffers with it; if one part is honored, every part rejoices with it. Now you are the body of Christ, and each of you is a member of it.

— 1 Corinthians 12:26-27