Baptist Distinctives

B – Biblical authority – II Timothy 3:16,17.
A – Autonomy of a local church – I Timothy 3:15.
P – Priesthood of believers – Revelation 1:5,6.
T – Two ordinances – Acts 2:41,42 – Baptism – Lord’s Supper
I – Individual soul liberty – I John 2:27.
S – Saved church membership – Acts 2:41,47.
T – Two offices – I Timothy 3, Philippians 1:1 – Pastor – Deacon
S – Separation of church and state – Matthew 22:21