Inspired by God’s Holy Spirit speaking through their authors, the canonical Scriptures of Old and New Testaments record and announce God’s revelation concerning Jesus Christ. Through them, God’s Spirit speaks to us to create and sustain Christian faith and fellowship for service in the world.
This congregation accepts the Apostles’, Nicene and Athanasian Creeds as true declarations of the faith of this congregation.
This congregation accepts the Unaltered Augsburg Confession as a true witness to the Gospel and normative for our teaching and practice. This congregation accepts other confessional writings in the Book of Concord – namely, the Apology of the Augsburg Confession, the Smalcald Articles and the Treatise, the Small Catechism, the Large Catechism and the Formula of Concord – as further interpretations of the faith of the church.