Founded in the late 1930’s in the Bond Community , just north of Wiggins, formerly known as the First United Pentecostal Church of Wiggins, Word Alive Revival Center, has grown to be an influential part of it’s community.
Word Alive Revival Center is a an Apostolic Pentecostal church which believes in the one true living God, the Lord Jesus Christ and that everyone should be made warmly welcome to be a part of their church family and allow the LORD to lead them into a greater relationship with Him. Word Alive Revival Center is dedicated to preaching and spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ by pure, anointed biblical teachings and supernatural prayer.
Word Alive Revival Center is a Bible-based church. We’re Bible-based in that we seek to base all of our beliefs and our lifestyle on explicit passages of the Bible or on biblical principles.
What We Believe
Word Alive Revival Center is a Bible-based church. We’re Bible-based in that we seek to base all of our beliefs and our lifestyle on explicit passages of the Bible or on biblical principles. Based on Scripture, we believe the following . . .
The basic and fundamental doctrine of this organization shall be the Bible standard of full salvation, which is repentance, baptism in water by immersion in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and the baptism of the Holy Ghost with the initial sign of speaking with other tongues as the Spirit give utterance.
We shall endeavor to keep the unity of the Spirit until we all come into the unity of the faith, all the same time admonishing all brethren that they shall not contend for their different views to the disunity of the body.
About the Bible
The Bible is the infallible Word of God and the authority for salvation and Christian living.
(See II Timothy 3:15-17.)
There is one God, who has revealed or manifested Himself as our Father as Creator of all things, in His Son Jesus Christ as Redeemer, and as the Holy Spirit in Regeneration. Jesus Christ is God manifested in flesh. He is both God and man, the incarnate God. (See Deuteronomy 6:4; Ephesians 4:4-6; Colossians 2:9; I Timothy 3:16.)
About Sin and Salvation
Everyone has sinned and needs salvation. Salvation comes by grace through faith based on the atoning sacrifice of Jesus Christ. (See Romans 3:23-25; 6:23; Ephesians 2:8-9.)
About the Gospel
The saving gospel is the good news that Jesus died for our sins, was buried, and rose again. We obey the gospel (II Thessalonians 1:8; I Peter 4:17) by repentance (death to sin), water baptism in the name of Jesus Christ (burial), and receiving the gift of the Holy Spirit (resurrection). (See I Corinthians 15:1-4; Acts 2:4, 37-39; Romans 6:3-4.)
About Christian Living
As Christians we are to love God and others. We should live a holy life inwardly and outwardly, and worship God joyfully. The supernatural gifts of the Spirit, including healing, are for the church today. (See Mark 12:28-31; II Corinthians 7:1; Hebrews 12:14; I Corinthians 12:8-10.)
About the Future
Jesus Christ is coming again to catch away His church. In the end will be the final resurrection and the final judgment. The righteous will inherit eternal life, and the unrighteous eternal death.
(See I Thessalonians 4:16-17; Revelation 20:11-15.)