GIEC´s Vision

  • It is our vision to build a body of true worshippers and indomitable prayerful saints who are products of God’s grace.
     

  • It is our vision to raise an army of Christ´s disciples who are ready to go to all nations to preach the gospel.
     

  • It is our vision to be an international christian center where men and women from divers nations can come together to fellowship.
     

Statement Of Faith


1. THE HOLY BIBLE

We believe the Holy Bible as the inspired Word of God. We take the Bible as final authority in all matters concerning the Christian conducts and works. Our teachings and attitude must correspond with the bible - 2Timothy 3:16,17; Proverbs 30:5,6; Revelation 22:18-19, 2Tim. 3:10-15; II Peter 1:21; 1 .

 

2. THE GODHEAD

We believe that the Godhead consists of three separate, distinct, and recognizable personalities and qualities, perfectly united in one. Matthew 3:16, 17; 2 Corinthians 13:14; Matthew 28:19,20.

 

3.GOD THE FATHER

As revealed unto us by the Bible, we believe that there is only one God, Who created all things including nature, we therefore oppose evolution teaching that man is developed from anything else. We believe that God is divine and self existence, -Gen. 1:1; Ps. 86:9-10; Is. 43:10-11; John 1:1-3.

 

4.VIRGIN BIRTH OF JESUS THE SON OF GOD

We believe in the virgin birth of Jesus, the only begotten Son of God who came to save the world. We believe in his crucifixion, death, burial and bodily resurrection of Jesus Christ, by which He brought redemption and justification– John 10:11; Gal. 3:13, I Cor. 15:3; Rom. 4:25;  Isaiah 7:14; Mathew 1:18-25; Romans 1:4; 1 Corinthians 15:3,4
 

5. HOLY SPIRIT

The Holy Spirit is the third Person of the GODHEAD, He is a divine personality and not a thing.

 

6. MAN AS THE IMAGE OF GOD

We believe God created man in his own image -Genesis 1:26-27, it means that man is a spirit just as God is a Spirit John 4:24, Job 32:8, 1thess.5:23 ,man has a soul and lives in a body – Gen 2:7. 2Cor 5:1.

 

7.SATAN THE FALLEN CHERUBIM

We believe God created Lucifer who later turned to the devil (Isaiah 14 :12) Satan seeks the down fall of every man. He brought sickness, sin and death into the world. Gen. 3:1-16. He seeks the destruction of those who exercise their faith in the Lord Jesus. I Peter 5:8.

 

8.REPENTANCE

Repentance is the GATEWAY TO SALVATION,  It is the sorrow of a godly person for his sins , it is complete when we turn away from sins and iniquity– Acts 3:19; 20:21; II Cor. 7:10; Mark 1:15; Is. 55:7; .

 

9.WATER BAPTISM

We believe in baptism by immersion in the Name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost – Matt. 28:19. – Acts 2:24; Acts 16:15;  Acts 19:4-5. It is meant for those who has surrender their life to Christ– Acts 8:29-39; 16:18-23.

 

10.JUSTIFICATION & SALVATION BY FAITH

We believe that justification comes by faith and not by works Acts Rom 5:1; I Cor. 6:11; Gal. 3:24; John 1:12-13; 3:3; Ephesians 2:8-9. Rom 10:9-10

 

11.REDEMPTION

We believe in the redemption from the curse of the law, Healing from sicknesses and disease as well as divine Health are provided for all people through the sacrificial death of Jesus Christ. Exodus 15:26, Deuteronomy 7:15; Psalms 103:1-5; Galatians 3:13,14,Acts 10:38, 1 Peter 2:24; 1 John 3:8.

 

12.RIGHTEOUSNESS

We believe in our right standing with the Lord without sense of guilt or condemnation it is called righteousness it is a gift Rom.5:17, When we believe Christ in our heart and confess him with our mouth, we are not only saved from that moment but we receive Righteousness as divine gift Rom 10:6-10 ,1Cor 1:30, 2ndCor 5:21.

 

13.HOLY SPIRIT BAPTISM

We believe that after Salvation, every Child of God should ask for the Holy Spirit baptism, It is God’s gift which He gives to those who obey Him – Luke 24:49; John 4:14-26; Acts 1:4-5; Acts 5:32.
 

14. PRAYER

We believe that prayer is a communion between us and God, it is the way we express our hunger, thirst for God and the way we make our desire known to him – Psalm. 42:2, Matt.7:7, We must pray only in the Name of JESUS – John 16:23; ; I Tim. 2:25.
 

15. LAYING ON OF HAND

We believes in laying on of hands for healing and impartation of spiritual gifts- Mark 16:18; Acts 9:18; Acts 28:8.1Tim4:14. By the Ministry of the Elders .

 

16. Women in ministry

We believe in women ministering in the church through songs, word of exhortation, prophetic ministration, Sunday School at any level, Deborah was a mother in Israel, a judge and a prophetess. Judges4,Acts 21:9.

 

17. OBEYING AUTHORITY AND OUR PARENTS.

We believe as Christians we are to obey the law of the country where we live and submit to authority. We believe we should honour our parents . Exodus 20:12, Eph. 6:1-3.I Peter 2:13-14; Rom 13:1-5.

 

18. MARRIAGE

We believe that marriage is a divine institution established by God and is honourable – Heb. 13:4.

 

19. FASTING

We believe in fasting combined with prayers and Gods word Mk 2:20, Act 13:2.However every married couple must agree with each other as none of them has power over their body 1Cor 7:14.

 

20. HOLY COMMUNION

We believe in the holy communion as instituted by our Lord Jesus Christ, it is also known as the Lord Supper. All disciples who are saint in the church of God are commanded to gather together regularly to share the bread and wine which is a symbol of Christ body and blood till He comes back again – Luke 22:17-20; Matt. 26:26-29;  I Cor. 10:18, 21; Acts 2:42.

 

21. THE CHURCH OR BODY OF CHRIST

We believe that when we assemble together as believers are we called the church of the living God or Gods household – 1timothy 3: 15, Also refers to as the Body of Christ Eph. 1:22-23,