ABBC's Guiding Principles

Our greatest desire is to help everyone see that:
"Walking with Jesus Changes Everything!"

 

Below are the key principles that guide our community:

The Centrality of Jesus Christ

John 14:6; Acts 4:10; 1 Corinthians 2:2; Ephesians 1:20-23; Hebrews 12:2

- Receive Jesus alone as Savior

- Worship and exalt Jesus as Lord

- Show your love through obedience

- Share the gospel with others

The Authority of the Bible

John 17:17; 2 Timothy 3:16-4:4; 2 Peter 1:19-21

- Read and meditate on Scripture daily

- Memorize it

- Obey what it says

- Emphasize the study and application of Scripture in church ministries

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The Priority of Prayer

Romans 12:12; Ephesians 6:18; 1 Thessalonians 5:17

- Be constant in prayer 

- Worship God in prayer

 - Pray in accordance with God's will

- Pray boldly

- Pray in confession

- Pray

To Live Holy Lives as a Unified Church Family

1 Corinthians 3:16-17; 2 Corinthians 6:16-17:1; Galatians 6:1-10; Ephesians 4:1-6, 5:25-30; Hebrews 10: 24-25; 1 Peter 2:1-12

-Join regularly with the church family

- Invest time and resources in the church family

- Spend time with one another outside of Sunday morning

- Be authentic and accountable in your spiritual life

- Meet the needs of one another

- Bear one another's burdens

- Be committed to holiness and testimony of the body

- Resolve conflicts and offenses according to God's Word

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To Actively Make Disciples

Matthew 28:19-20; Acts 1:8, 2:38-39; Ephesians 4:11-13; 2 Timothy 2:2

- Share the Good News of Jesus with others

- Invest in the spiritual development of others

- Be open to spiritual counsel and guidance from others

- Correct and be corrected in love

- Show love and mercy to those in need

- Partner with those taking the gospel to the unreached.