What is "Foursquare"?
symbolic use of the bread and juice of the vine (I
Corinthians 11:24, 25).
Spirit of Life
10. BAPTISM WITH THE HOLY SPIRIT
We believe that the Baptism with the Holy Spirit is to
The term "Foursquare Gospel" came about during an
endue the believer with power; and that His incoming
intense revival in the city of Oakland, California in July
is after the same manner as in Bible days (Acts 2:4).
1922. As thousands had gathered to hear the gospel,
11. THE SPIRIT-FILLED LIFE
the evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson described a
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We believe that it is the will of God that we walk in
vision God had given her, taken from Ezekiel's vision in
the Spirit daily (Ephesians 4:30-32).
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the book of Ezekiel, chapter one.
12. THE GIFTS AND FRUIT OF THE SPIRIT
We believe that the Holy Spirit has gifts to bestow
upon the Christian; and that we should show spiritual
Ezekiel saw the revelation of a totally powerful God. He
fruit as evidence of a Spirit-filled life (I Corinthians
saw four faces – those of a man, a lion, an ox and an
12:1-11; Galatians 5:22).
eagle. To Aimee, those four faces were like the four
phases of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. In the face of the
We believe that the experience and daily walk of the
believer should never lead him into extremes of
man, she saw Jesus our Savior, the "man of sorrows"
fanaticism (Philippians 4:5).
(Isaiah 53:3); in the face of the lion, she saw Jesus the
14. DIVINE HEALING
mighty Baptizer with the Holy Spirit and fire. In the face
We believe that divine healing is the power of Christ
of the ox, she saw Jesus the Great Burden-bearer, who
to heal the physically sick in answer to the prayer of
Himself took our infirmities and carried our sicknesses.
faith (James 5:14-16).
In the face of the eagle, she saw reflected the Coming
15. THE SECOND COMING OF CHRIST
King – Jesus the Bridegroom, who is returning in power
We believe that the second coming of Christ is
personal and imminent (I Thessalonians 4:16, 17).
for His bride, the Church. It was a perfect, complete
16. CHURCH RELATIONSHIP
gospel for the body, soul, spirit and eternity. It was a
We believe it is our sacred duty to identify ourselves
gospel that faces squarely in every direction: thus, the
with the visible Body of Christ (Acts 16:5; Hebrews
17. CIVIL GOVERNMENT
We believe that rulers should be upheld at all times
Foursquare Doctrinal Statement
except in things opposed to the will of God (Romans
1. THE HOLY SCRIPTURES
We believe the Bible is God-inspired (2 Timothy
18. THE FINAL JUDGEMENT
What we’re about here is simple. We aim
We believe that all shall stand some day before the
to help people know our Heavenly Father,
2. THE ETERNAL GODHEAD
judgement seat of God, and there receive eternal life
We believe God is Triune: Father, Son and Holy Spirit
or death (2 Corinthians 5:10).
grow spiritually, and find purpose in life.
(2 Corinthians 13:14).
3. THE FALL OF MAN
We believe that Heaven is the glorious eternal home
We do this by exalting Jesus Christ our
We believe that man was created in the image of
of born-again believers (John 14:1-3; Revelation
God, but that by voluntary disobedience he fell from
Lord and Saviour through practical Bible
perfection (Romans 5:12).
teaching, inspiring worship, edifying and
4. THE PLAN OF SALVATION
We believe that hell is the place of eternal torment for
We believe that while we were yet sinners Christ died
all who reject Christ as the Savior (Revelation
encouraging one another and just down-
for us, signing the pardon of all who believe on Him
to-earth fellowship to show our love for
(John 3:16; Romans 5:8).
5. SALVATION THROUGH GRACE
We believe that soul winning is the most important
We believe that we have no righteousness and must
responsibility of the Church (James 5:20).
come to God pleading the righteousness of Christ
22. TITHES AND OFFERINGS
We invite you to join us in fellowship and
We believe that the method ordained of God for the
6. REPENTANCE AND ACCEPTANCE
support and spread of His cause is by giving of tithes
be a part of God’s family. Spirit of Life is
We believe that upon sincere repentance, and a
and free-will offerings (Malachi 3:10; 2 Corinthians
known for its casual, “family-friendly”
whole-hearted acceptance of Christ, we are justified
before God (I John 1:9).
7. THE NEW BIRTH
practical Bible teaching and dynamic
We believe that the change which takes place in the
heart and life at conversion is a very real one (2
worship. Feel free to visit anytime and
Corinthians 5:17; Galatians 2:20).
become a part of the body of Christ.
8. DAILY CHRISTIAN LIVING
We believe that it is the will of God that we be
Seek the lost
sanctified daily, growing constantly in the faith
Heal the injured
Our Love to You,
Care for the young
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9. BAPTISM AND THE LORD'S SUPPER
We believe that baptism by immersion is an outward
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sign of an inward work (Matt. 28:19). We believe in
“Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever”
the commemoration of the Lord's Supper by the
Our Ministry Style
1. Created to be and do
First of all, we want every Christian at Spirit of Life
• Every Christian is cal ed to be a ful -time
Foursquare Church to understand who God created
Our Music……….In worship, we are free to
minister. This is based upon the conviction that
him/her to be and what God created in him/her to
praise Him. In moments of adoration, and the
every believer is gifted in a unique and
do. Secondly, we want to keep our circles of
moving of the Spirit, hands are lifted up and
relationship open to the unchurched to avoid the
eyes filled with tears for the gratitude of His
• Ministry at Spirit of Life Church can only
temptation of becoming a Christian subculture. We
grace and mercy. The words of the anointed
progress at the pace that its individual members
need to love unbelievers to Jesus Christ. Finally,
songs we sing bring us to one mind and one
discover, develop and deploy their spiritual
we want to keep our church structure relatively
accord, rejoicing in the presence of the Lord
gift(s) and invest those abilities and enabling in
simple while complexity comes naturally, we much
Jesus Christ. Often during these times of His
the work of the ministry.
contend for simplicity. We will strive to keep our
powerful presence, the gifts of the Spirit begin
• We are cal ed to edify or build up believers
focus on Jesus and others.
to operate and we become witnesses to
through the discipleship process, enabling them
healings, conversions and deliverances. The
to become healthy spiritual y, emotional y,
People with Purpose
Lord blesses and the congregation goes home
social y, and mental y.
not the same as when they first came.
Our purpose at Spirit of Life Foursquare Church is:
2. Reaching The Unchurched
“To equip the saints for the work of the ministry and
Our worship is not just a performance, but a
• Although only about 5% of believers have
to reached the unchurched for Christ”. We believe
sincere heart-felt expression of our love for
special gifts of evangelism, it’s our conviction
that God has called us to some very important
that al believers have the responsibility to
reach out to people who are within their “circle
1. to glorify God through our worship and
We are blessed to have our worship team! Not
of influence” and share the reality of their
only to bless us but the Lord has opened
relationship with Jesus through word and deed.
2. to serve and build up other believers
doors for them as they are invited to lead
• Non-Christians general y must be ministered to
3. our commission is to reach out to others in
worship in our community, local fellowships
on a level that they can understand. They also
our community and the world.
and conferences. It’s a beautiful thing to see
tend to be dissatisfying with Christianity as it is
Spirit of Life Foursquare Church
the body of Christ worship the Lord in spirit
usual y presented within this culture.
and in truth. To God be the Glory!
Evangelism efforts should be designed to
Exist for the following threefold purpose:
communicate the message of Christ with
1. We exist to worship and glorify God
Our weekly schedule
relevance, creativity, and in a contemporary
together as a body of believers.
2. We exist to help believers… Build a
Worship & Children’s Church 11am
• It is our conviction that the truest measure of
Adult Bible Class 10 am
our effectiveness as a church, is our ability to
understanding. Establish a consistent,
Ladies Fel owship 7 pm
reproduce through the leading of unchurched
Mens Fel owship 6 pm
fulfilling devotional life. Discover their
person to a relationship with Jesus Christ.
Bible Study 6:30 pm
spiritual gifts. Encourage believers to
(Worship 7 pm during summer time)
become participating members of the
Youth Night 6:30 pm
Body of Christ.
• It is easy to become complex in today’s culture
Recovery meetings 8 pm
but we must remember the simplicity of Jesus’
3. We exist to…..Act as a conscience to
“Recovery on a Spiritual Journey”
teachings. First and foremost we love God with
our community by demonstrating the
al our heart, soul and mind, and secondly, that
love and righteousness of God in both
we love our neighbor as ourself. Matt 22:37-39
word and deed. Reach people who are
House of Bread Discipleship School
• At Spirit of Life we place a strong emphasis on
The Bible College Classes will be offered on
genuine worship, practical Bible teaching,
Encourage members of the Body to
monthly basis and will be held in the ACE Youth
Spirit-living, and maintaining a loving fel owship.
seek out the unchurch.
Center (Quonset Hut). Classes TBA.
Philosophy of Ministry