Westminster Prez Galveston

5127 Ave. U Galveston, TX 77551
(409) 744-6510

What We Believe

Here are the basics. Its not really complicated. We welcome everyone. We turn away no one. We judge no one. We are sinners as is the entirety of the human race. We are better than no one. We believe that we are forgiven through the grace and work of Jesus Christ. The Apostles Creed below is a good core document. The Nicene Creed is also a great document and just a little more detailed.

The Apostles Creed is a good "essential tenet" document.

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What Is Said

"Westminster Prez. one of the friendliest and most welcoming churches we have ever visited"

- almost everyone who visits.

Fun

Westminster Prez is on an island, so it makes sense that we would do a lot of "ministry" on the beach!

On Galveston Island

About two blocks from the water's edge, we gather to worship, study, have fun and most everything is accompanied by some kind of eating of great food, and ocassionally some really good coffee! (ok more than ocassionally)

From the Inside

A picture of the worship center, while it was decked out for Christmas. We had a great celebration, all that was missing was you, come join us!

Bibles Classes

Sundays 9:30 am class is currently talking about living as a community of believers and bearing one another's burdens. COME JOIN US!

Coffee & Such

Refreshments are served every Sunday in the fellowship hall, and more we get a chance to just hang out. Join us!

There Are Blessings

"I sometimes go days at a time, pushing through, one foot in front of the other, and I look up and I see the reality of the blessings that were there all along."

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The Apostles Creed

The Apostles' Creed (from Wikipedia) (Latin: Symbolum Apostolorum or Symbolum Apostolicum), sometimes titled Symbol of the Apostles, is an early statement of Christian belief, acreed or "symbol". It is widely used by a number of Christian denominations for both liturgical and catechetical purposes, most visibly by liturgical Churches of Western tradition, including the Latin Rite of the Catholic ChurchLutheranismAnglicanism, and Western Orthodoxy. It is also used by PresbyteriansMethodists, and Congregationalists.

 

The Apotsles Creed is a basic document that encompasses the core of Christian, and Presbyterian Christian beliefs.

 

I believe in God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth.

I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord,
who was conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit,
born of the Virgin Mary,
suffered under Pontius Pilate,
was crucified, died, and was buried;
he descended to the dead.
On the third day he rose again;
he ascended into heaven,
he is seated at the right hand of the Father,
and he will come to judge the living and the dead.

I believe in the Holy Spirit,
the holy catholic Church,
the communion of saints,
the forgiveness of sins,
the resurrection of the body,
and the life everlasting.

Amen.


The Nicene Creed

The Nicene Creed (GreekΣύμβολον τῆς ΝίκαιαςLatinSymbolum Nicaenum) is the profession of faith or creed that is most widely used in Christian liturgy. It forms the mainstream definition of Christianity for most Christians.

It is called Nicene /ˈnsn/ because, in its original form, it was adopted in the city of Nicaea (present day Iznik in Turkey) by the first ecumenical council, which met there in the year 325.

The Nicene Creed has been normative for the Catholic Church, the Eastern Orthodox Church, the Church of the East, the Oriental Orthodox churches, the Anglican Communion, and the great majority of Protestant denominations. It forms the mainstream definition of Christianity itself in Nicene Christianity.

We believe in one God,
the Father, the Almighty,
maker of heaven and earth,
of all that is,
seen and unseen.

We believe in one Lord, Jesus Christ,
the only Son of God,
eternally begotten of the Father,
God from God, Light from Light,
true God from true God,
begotten, not made,
of one Being with the Father;
through him all things were made.

For us and for our salvation
he came down from heaven,
was incarnate of the Holy Spirit and the Virgin Mary
and became truly human.
For our sake he was crucified under Pontius Pilate;
he suffered death and was buried.
On the third day he rose again
in accordance with the Scriptures;
he ascended into heaven
and is seated at the right hand of the Father.
He will come again in glory to judge the living and the dead,
and his kingdom will have no end.

We believe in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, the giver of life,
who proceeds from the Father and the Son,
who with the Father and the Son is worshiped and glorified,
who has spoken through the prophets.
We believe in one holy catholic and apostolic Church.
We acknowledge one baptism for the forgiveness of sins.
We look for the resurrection of the dead,
and the life of the world to come. Amen.

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