THE MEANING OF OUR NAME
Genesis 26:22: He moved on from there and dug another well, and no one quarreled over it. He named it Rehoboth, saying, "Now the Lord has given us room and we will flourish in the land."
As a Kingdom-focused and Christ-centerd ministry, we are determined to make City Transformation a REALITY - not just a slogan! Members of our church are equipped to make impact in the marketplace, in their neighborhoods, and in the community. We teach the uncompromised Word of God and Keys to Successful Living.
Empowering People to Change the World.
TO EXALT the name of Jesus Christ through individual and corporate worship means.
TO EQUIP the Saints for the works of ministry through instruction means so the body may grow in the knowledge of the Son of God, become mature disciples, and grow into the image of Christ.
TO EDIFY one another through fellowship means by encouraging one another and building up the body into a unity of faith.
TO EVANGELIZE our community, state, country and the world through evangelism means, which proclaims the Word of God and calls people everywhere to respond to Jesus Christ through faith.
TO ENABLE the body to fulfill this ministry purpose through the demonstration of wise stewardship over the resources that God has faithfully entrusted to this Body of Believers.
We believe the Bible to be the inspired and only infallible written Word of God.
We believe that there is only One God, eternally existent in three persons: God the Father, God the Son and, God the Holy Spirit.
We believe in the blessed Hope, which is the rapture of the Church of God, which is in Christ, at His return.
We believe that the only means of being cleansed from sin is through repentance and faith in the precious Blood of Jesus Christ.
We believe that regeneration by the Holy Ghost is absolutely essential for personal salvation.
We believe that the redemptive work of Christ on the Cross provides healing for the human body in answer to believing prayer.
We believe that the Baptism of the Holy Spirit, according to Acts 2:4, is given to believers who ask for Him.
We believe in the sanctifying power of the Holy Spirit, by whose indwelling the Christian is enabled to live a holy and separated life in the present world.
OUR DENOMINATIONAL AFFILIATION
The Church Of God In Christ - Memphis,TN | http://www.cogic.org
Perless Jefferson, Sr.
Perless Jefferson, Sr. founded Rehoboth Church Of God In Christ in 1952, in the city of Benicia, CA. In 1954, he moved the church to Vallejo, CA. For 50 years, Superintendent Jefferson passionately and faithfully served as Senior Pastor and Shepherd of Rehoboth Church. In 2002, he passed the pastoral mantle to his youngest son, Perless Daniels Jefferson. And with the blessing of its Founder, Pastor Jefferson renamed the ministry Rehoboth World Outreach Center. In 2003, our Founder departed his earthly tabernacle and joined the Church Triumphant.