United Presbyterian Church is denominationally a member of the PC(USA) and affirms that:

  • the Bible is true, authoritative and sufficient. (2 Timothy 3:16)

  • there is only one true God, who is Creator of heaven and earth, eternally exists as three distinct persons: Father, Son and Holy Spirit. (Matthew 3:16-17)

  • all things exist for the glory of God. (Romans 11:36)

  • all humanity is sinful by both birth and action. (Romans 3:23)

  • the penalty for sin is physical and spiritual death.  (Psalm 145:20)

  • Jesus Christ is the Son of God, born of a virgin and is both fully God and fully human. (John 1:1-5)

  • Jesus Christ died as the sacrificial substitute to pay the penalty for sin. (Colossians 1:22-23)

  • Jesus Christ rose from the dead, ascended into heaven and will one day physically return. (Ephesians 1:20-21)

  • there will be a new heaven and earth. Only those who turn from sin and to Jesus in faith and repentance will be raised and receive this eternal reward. Those who do not turn from sin and to Jesus will be raised to eternal punishment. (Revelation 22:3-7)

  • only through faith in  Jesus Christ and repentance from sin can one be reconciled to God and experience true life and joy. (John 3:16-18)