JOGSGO MISSION AND VISION

Mission: Extend The Shepherd's love and touch the lost and strengthen the nations until He comes.

Vision: The Shepherd's Staff across the Nations.

JOGSGO Declaration Of Faith

1. The Bible as the Word of God (2Timothy 3:16-17)

  • We believe it is God’s word for our lives applicable in every time and situation.

  • It is written by people but inspired by the Holy Spirit.

  • It is infallible and it is the absolute truth that we should live by

  • It is the standard by which all human conduct, creed, and opinion should be tried.

2. One True God (1Timothy 2:5, Matthew 28:19, Deuteronomy 6:4)

  • We have one God in 3 different persons: Father, Son, and the Holy Spirit

  • He created everything for His glory.

3. The Fall of Man (Romans 3:23)

  • Man was created holy in the beginning.

  • Man fell from sin voluntarily.

  • Man is a sinner and is condemned to be punished in hell.

4. Jesus is the Way to Salvation (Romans 5:8-9)

  • Salvation is through faith in Christ Jesus alone.

  • It is by grace- it was by God’s own move.

  • Jesus was without sin; therefore, qualified to meet God’s requirements.

5. Justification (Romans 3:24)

  • It is by faith that we are justified, all we need to do is confess our sins.

6. Salvation is Free (Ephesians 2:8-9)

7. The New Birth (John 3:3)

8. Christian Living (Romans 6:14, Galatians 5:16)

  • We do good works not to be saved, but because we are saved.

  • We should be set apart from the world.

  • We should manifest God’s holiness and righteousness.

9. Baptism of Water by Immersion (Matthew 28:190

  • It is the outward expression of the inward conversion.

  • Must be immersed.

  • Must be done to a person who is willing, can decide on his own, and understands what it means.

10. The Lord’s Supper  (1 Corinthians 11:23-26)

  • It is instituted by Christ.

  • We were commanded to do it in remembrance of Him.

11. Baptism with the Holy Spirit (John 3:11)

  • We believe that God baptizes us with the Holy Spirit to give us power

  • The power will enable us to walk in the Spirit-filled life

12. Church (Ephesians 5:25-32)

  • The church is God’s bride.

  • The church is the body of Christ; it has many different parts but one body.

  • The church is being made perfect by grace.

  • The church represents Christ in this world.

13. Five-fold Ministry (Ephesians 4:11)

  • We believe that God gave us Apostles, Prophets, Evangelists, Pastors, and Teachers even today.

14. Government (Romans 13:1-3)

  • God instituted and established our government.

  • We should obey and follow the laws of our land.

  • We should pray for our leaders.

15. Gifts and Fruit of the Holy Spirit

Gifts of the Holy Spirit: (1 Corinthians 12:4-10)

Fruits of the Holy Spirit: (Galatians 5:22-23)

  • We believe that the gifts of the Holy Spirit are still present and operational today.

  • We believe that we should manifest the fruit of the Holy Spirit.

16. Resurrection of Christ (Matthew 28:1-7)

  • Jesus died but rose again after 3 days.

  • The evidence of this is absolute and undeniable.

  • The resurrection of Christ is the foundation of hope of all Christians.

17. Rapture (1 Thessalonians 4:13-16)

  • Jesus will snatch us away in an instant.

  • We will meet Him in the sky.

  • No one knows the time of His coming.

18. The Second Coming (Acts 1:11)

  • Jesus is coming back to judge the earth

  • Jesus will separate and judge the righteous and the wicked

  • He is going to make a new heaven and a new earth

19. Final Judgment (2 Corinthians 5:10)

  • We believe that the dead shall be raised up and stand with the living before the judgment seat of Christ

20. Evangelism (Matthew 28:19-20)

  • We believe that we should go out and preach the good news to all men.

  • It is the divine duty of the church of God to make to make the people come into the knowledge of Christ.

21. Tithes and Offering (Malachi 3:10)

  • We believe that the method ordained by God for the support and spread of His cause is by giving tithes and free-will offerings

  • We believe it is God’s way for a faithful believer to be blessed by the Lord

22. Israel as God’s Chosen People (Psalm 135:4, Isa 44:1, 8-9)

  • We believe that Israel is God’s Chosen people in the yesterday, today, and tomorrow.