Core Values

Articles about the central beliefs of the BIC

Salvation and the restaurant

by Lynn Thrush · The Brethren in Christ Church, along with many other churches, is in these days describing salvation more broadly than as primarily an assent to the question “Will you receive Jesus Christ into your life so that you can go to heaven?” Read more »

Forsaking a halfway covenant

by Luke L. Keefer · Five ingredients for becoming a true disciple. Read more »

To the Point

Reflecting on salvation

“What roles do demonstration and proclamation play in sharing our faith with others? How can we become bolder in witnessing to others?” Read more »

Following Jesus

by Harvey Sider · As we live in the Spirit and cultivate communication with the Lord, we can rest assured that our every step will be directed by God. To be genuine disciples, we must give wholehearted obedience to Jesus Christ. Read more »

On the tablet of your heart

by Doris J. Barr · The call to holy living is not a call to somber or austere living but a call to celebrate life as God intended, living as His holy people and reflecting His glory to the world. Read more »

To the Point

Reflecting on holiness

Pastors Ken Smith, Jeff T. McKinnon, and John Pletcher weigh in on what holiness means in the 21st century. Read more »