WHAT WE BELIEVE

Impact Nations is a family of believers from around the world, representing a wide variety of church backgrounds with different emphases, but a common believe in the Lordship of Jesus Christ, the second Person of the Trinity, and a shared commitment to the advancement of the Kingdom of God.

In 325, bishops and leaders from around the Christian world––both east and west––gathered to articulate a statement of belief. In 381, it was further clarified, and is the version used decreed by the church around the Christian world.

Impact Nations wholeheartedly embraces the Nicene Creed as our statement of faith.

THE NICENE CREED
We believe in one God,
the Father, the Almighty,
maker of heaven and earth,
of all that is, seen and unseen.

We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ,
the only Son of God,
eternally begotten of the Father,
God from God, Light from Light,
true God from true God,
begotten, not made,
of one Being with the Father.
Through him all things were made.

For us and for our salvation
he came down from heaven:
by the power of the Holy Spirit
he became incarnate from the Virgin Mary,
and was made man.
For our sake he was crucified under Pontius Pilate;
he suffered death and was buried.

On the third day he rose again
in accordance with the Scriptures;
he ascended into heaven
and is seated at the right hand of the Father.

He will come again in glory to judge the living and the dead,
and his kingdom will have no end.

We believe in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, the giver of life, 
who proceeds from the Father. 
With the Father and the Son he is worshiped and glorified.
He has spoken through the Prophets.
We believe in one holy catholic and apostolic Church.
We acknowledge one baptism for the forgiveness of sins.
We look for the resurrection of the dead,
and the life of the world to come. Amen.