Core Beliefs

  • God is the creator of the universe. God has eternally existed in three persons; the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. (Genesis 1:1, Psalms 90:2; Matthew 28:19; I Peter 1:2) 

  • The greatest command is to love God with all our heart, soul, mind and strength and to love our neighbors as our self. (Mark 12:29-31)

  • God expresses his great love for us in many ways, but this love is expressed most extravagantly through Jesus Christ and his birth, his life, his death and his glorious resurrection. (John 1:1,14; I Peter 1:19; I John 3:16; Isaiah 53:4-5; Luke 15:15-24, I Corinthians 15:1-8)

  • All humanity is in need of God's forgiveness, salvation, blessings and grace. We are saved by his grace through faith in Jesus Christ. (Romans 3:22-24; Romans 6:23; Ephesians 2:8-9: Titus 3:5).

  • The bible is God's word to all humanity. It is inspired by God. ( II Timothy 3:15-17; II Peter 1:20,21)

  • The Holy Spirit is present in the world to make people aware of the need for Jesus. The Spirit lives in every Christian. God's Spirit provides guidance in everything we do. (II Corinthians 3:17; John 16:7-13; Acts 2:38; Galatians 5:25)



The mission of the West Douglas Church of Christ is to "Love the Lord our God with all our heart, with all our soul, with all our mind and with all our strength and to love our neighbor as our self. As in accordance with what Christ commands in scripture.
(Mark 12:29-31)