God: We believe in one God, eternally existing in three persons, Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Matthew 28:19, Deuteronomy 6:4
The Bible: We believe the Bible to be the verbally inspired and only infallible, authoritative, inerrant Word of God. 2 Timothy 3:16-17, 2 Peter 1:20-21
Jesus Christ: We believe in the deity of Jesus Christ, His virgin birth, His sinless life, His miracles, His substitutionary atonement for sin by death on a cross, His resurrection, His ascension to the right of the Father, and His personal return in power and glory. John 10:30, Isaiah 7:14, Hebrews 4:15, John 2:11, 1 Corinthians 15:3, John 11:25, Hebrews 1:3, Acts 1:11
The Holy Spirit: We believe in the continuing ministry of the Holy Spirit by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a Godly life. Romans 8:13-14, Ephesians 4:30
Creation: We believe that the Genesis account of creation was a literal and direct act of God. Genesis 1:1-3, John 1:3
Man: We believe that man in sinful by nature through the sin of Adam and that all are in need of salvation through Christ. John 3:16-21, Romans 3:23
Salvation: We believe that man is saved by Grace through faith, and nothing of man enters into his salvation; it is a free gift received by believing on the Lord Jesus Christ. Ephesians 2:8-10, Romans 5:8-9
Vail Christian Academy recognizes the responsibility of the home and the local church in the teaching of doctrinal beliefs. The school does not want to infringe upon this responsibility and will encourage students to seek specific information from their parents and local church pastor in areas that may be different or not covered in the above Doctrinal Statement.