We are all about Jesus and His teachings, helping, loving and supporting others as they learn how to have a relationship with Him. Salvation is the only way to eternal life.
The history of Montville union Baptist Church goes back to the mid 1800's.
Our church has a long, rich heritage, and was once affiliated with the American Baptist Convention. In the 1970's the church withdrew from the association and became completely independent. The church has been affiliated with Village Missions for over 15 years. Village Missions is a home mission board that provides full-time spiritual leadership for rural and suburban churches. For more information on Village Missions go to www.villagemissions.org
Montville Union Baptist Church, while it is independent, it is working together with our Village Missionary Pastor to fulfill the great commission in the Montville are.
Many families have grown up in this church for multiple generations. This church is not just a building, it's the history, the teaching, the memories, the spiritual journey that has taken place and continues through new generations. There are growing families and the nurturing that has taken place over the years, still does even until this day. The love that once started here so many years ago, has also been instilled in the hearts of those that go here now.
STATEMENT OF FAITH
The Sanctity of human life.
The supernatural and complete inspiration of the Scriptures – that they are inerrant and that their teaching and authority are absolute, supreme, and final;
The trinity of the Godhead – God, the Father; God, the Son; and God; the Holy Spirit;
The personality of God; the personality and deity of Jesus Christ, begotten of the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, very God and very man; and the personality of the Holy Spirit;
The resurrection of Jesus Christ –that His body was raised from the dead according to the Scriptures, and that He ascended into Heaven and sitteth on the right hand of God as the believer's Advocate;
The sinfulness of man – that all human beings are born with a sinful nature, and are totally depraved and need a Saviour from sin;
The Atonement – that Jesus Christ became the sinner's sacrifice before God and died as the propitiation for the sins of the whole world;
The necessity of the new birth – salvation is by grace through faith and not of works; saving faith will maintain good works in the life of the believer;
Marriage is between one man and one woman as described in the Holy Scriptures.
Reality of Satan – he is the prince of this world; but the victory is in Christ to those who believe in Him;
The literal resurrection of the body, both of the just and of the unjust;
The everlasting blessedness of the saved, and the everlasting punishment of the lost;
The evangelization of the world – the supreme mission of the Church in this age is to preach the Gospel to every creature;
The second coming of Christ according to Scripture;
Baptism by immersion and Communion open to all who have accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as their personal Saviour.