SOM Purpose & Core Beliefs

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Our Purpose


Pistis School of Ministry is committed to glorifying God by training students who will be:

  • Equipped to establish and develop viable Word-based ministries
  • Effectively trained in biblical principles that can be used to accurately present the message of the cross to mankind.
  • Efficiently exposed to the practical aspects of ministry in order to serve in other ministries, or on the mission field.
  • Adequately informed of the purpose and effective use of the Ministry of Helps.
  • Prepared to lead other into the presence of God through Spirit – anointed music.


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What We Believe and What We Preach


  • That the Bible is the divinely inspired Word of god; in the triune nature of God the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.
  • All have sinned and come short of the glory of God and are in need of salvation. Salvation has been provided through Jesus Christ for all men.
  • That the infilling of the Holy Spirit is an experience subsequent tosalvation, and that it is the will of God that all be filled.
  • Healing is provided in the redemptive work of Christ and is available to every believer.
  • The Church consists of all those who have received Jesus Christ as their personal Savior.
  • In the personal, visible, imminent return of Jesus Christ.
  • In water baptism and the observance of the Lord’s Supper.