Often time’s people come to church and accept Christ, or we witness to them and they make a confession of faith and we lose them. Somewhere between the confession and the snares of life they find no reason to stay connected to the church. I know the real reason is that they lack a foundation and understanding of God’s love. God says in II Peter 3:18, “Grow in grace and in the knowledge of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.” It is a personal relationship with Him that makes the difference. (cont.)


I see our job as a district to aid an assist the churches under the banner of U.M.B.D.A. to work together. Work together to do what? To win souls to Christ, to develop strong disciples and build the Kingdom of God. I see our district sending out teachers from some of our district churches to assist our sister churches. Many of our church leaders in the U.M.B.D.A. have great skills and knowledge and they want to share their knowledge with others. It is Moderator Cox’s own personal goal to see (cont.)

Our Bible Statement & Belief

We believe in the Father Son & Holy Spirit. We believe the Bible is the Word of God. We believe in worshiping and praising God. This is my Bible, the Word of God, My foundation is the Word of God, And I believe in its entirety I believe I can do what it says I can do, Be who it says I can be And have what it says I can have. What We Believe Where We Stand We the N.O.B.D.A., affirm the 24 Articles of Faith which are: We believe that the Holy Bible was written by men divinely Inspired; that (cont.)


“Restore The L.U.S.T.E.R”
L – Life
U – Understanding
S – Structure
T – Transparency
E – Excitement
R- Respect