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Values

The Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers Church uphold the following values as foundations of its Ministry.

1. Love

God is love. Therefore anything which is done outside love profits us nothing. Because of this reason, the Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers Church believes that a believer should love God, his friends and also his enemies (1 Cori 13:1-3, Math 22:35-40)

2. Unity

As Lord Jesus Christ prayed for the unity of the Church, any worship and ministry done without unity of spirit and heart is not effective. Therefore, the Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers Church believes in and teaches about unity of believers (John 17: 21-23, Eph. 4:1-3, 1Cori. 12:4-31, Phil. 2:1-10, Acts 9:31, Acts 2:4)  

3. Classical Pentecostalism

Pentecostalism is a Biblical experience that has existed since the early Church times as it is prophesied by Prophet Joel and confirmed in the Book of Acts.

Therefore, the Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers Church accepts that any born again believer can be baptized by the Holy Spirit and the first and visible sign of Holy Ghost baptism is speaking in tongues (Joel 2:28, Acts 2:1-4; Acts 2:39, Acts 10:44-45, Acts 19:1-6)

4. Holiness

Holiness is a sign of our dedication to God. Without holiness no one will see the Lord. Therefore, the Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers Church believes that a believer should be holy in his thoughts and actions.

5. Partnership

The Kingdom of God is one Kingdom. The Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers church believes that every born again believers should respect one another and preach the Gospel of Christ in partnership and by supporting one another regard less of race, language and geographical location.

(Eph 1: 4-10, Eph.4: 1-6, 1Cori: 12:14-31 Rom. 15:26-27)

6. Fasting and Prayer

The disciples of Lord Jesus received the power of the Holy Ghost that helped them in their ministries while the leaders of the church were fasting and praying in Antioch, the Holy Spirit separated servants for His Ministry. God has done a lot of Miracles for the Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers Church since its inception; and, the Church has been able to withstand persecution and trials by the tool of prayer and fasting. Therefore, the Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers church gives credit and special place to prayer and fasting.

(Acts 1:14, Acts 2:1-4, Acts 4: 29-31, Acts 13:1-3)

7. Servant hood

Lord Jesus Christ said about Himself “For even I, son of Man, came here not to be served but to serve others and to give my life as a ransom for many” and taught and shown in his Ministry what he said. Therefore, he Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers Church believes that every born again believer and servant should follow the footsteps of Christ and have a heart of servant hood.

(John 13:13-16, Mark 10: 43-45, Phil 2:1-12)

8. Righteousness and Justice

Whereas righteousness and justice are the foundations of God’s kingdom, the Ethiopian full Gospel Believers church works for righteousness, justice and peace to reign on all human beings (Math. 5:20, Luke 3:14)

9. Transparency

It written that “Nothing in all creation can hide from him. Everything is naked and exposed before His eyes. Therefore, the Ethiopian Full Gospel Believers Church believes in transparency about everything which is being done in the house of God (John 3:20-21, 2 Cori.4:2, Heb. 4:13)”