Eastside church of Christ
Non Denominational • Nearest church to the Sydney CBD

We are Christ focussed and people centred

The Bible is our source of truth. We believe the good news about Jesus should be proclaimed to all mankind. The Eastside church of Christ is a group of people who simply want to be Christians, using the Bible as our guide. We believe that the Bible is the inspired word of God for faith and instruction, and the only authority for our religious practice today.

Independent - We are an independent body of believers and have no written creed other than the Bible.

Christ Focussed - We encourage one another to grow in truth and as we learn from the word of God.
We meet each Sunday to worship our God in song, prayer and giving and to remember Jesus' death and resurrection. We encourage one another and grow in truth and as we learn from the word of God.

People Centred - Jesus came to reach out to a lost and hurting world, His ministry was love to seek and to save. As followers of Jesus we want to good to all people.His ministry was to love, to seek and to save. As followers of Jesus we want to do good to all people.

What we believe

Hear the gospel.
The gospel must be heard. Romans 10:17 "Consequently, faith comes from hearing the message and the message is heard through the word of Christ"

Believe in Jesus.
You must believe in Jesus. John 3:16 "For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life"
 
Repent and turn away from past sins.
You must repent and turn away from past sins. Acts 3:19 "Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord"
 
Acknowledge that Jesus is the Son of God.
You must acknowledge that Jesus is the Son of God. Romans 10:9-10 "That if you confess with your mouth, "Jesus is Lord," and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is with your heart that you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you confess and are saved"

Be baptised for the forgiveness of sins and receive the Holy Spirit.
Acts 2:38 "Peter replied, "Repent and be baptised, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit"