What We Believe
New Life Presbyterian Church as a congregation of the Presbyterian Church in America regards the Westminster Confession of Faith and the Larger and Shorter Catechisms to be faithful summaries of essential biblical teaching.
The Westminster Confession of Faith
The Westminster Shorter Catechism
Q. 1 What is the chief purpose for which man is made?
A. The chief purpose for which man is made is to glorify God,[a] and to enjoy him forever.[b]
[b]. Psalm 16:5-11; Psalm 144:15; Isaiah 12:2; Luke 2:10; Philippians 4:4; Revelation 21:3-4
The New City Catechism
Q. 1 What is our only hope in life and death?
A. That we are not our own but belong, body and soul, both in life and death, to God and to our Savior Jesus Christ.
The New City Catechism is a 52-question consolidation of the best of several historic Christian catechisms (Westminster, Heidelberg, etc). It is designed to be a 1-year weekly devotional and includes brief written and video instruction for each question as well as a prayer.